Junior Art and Animation Level 1

Digital production artists are responsible for producing the amazing visual experiences in today’s video games and animations. Success in this field requires artistic passion combined with a solid grasp of both traditional and digital art skills. This workshop lets you explore the world of production art through a variety of animation projects using non-digital and digital media.

Students will learn:

  • Traditional fine arts skills
  • The art and animation production pipeline
  • Basic 2D computer animation, modeling, and texturing
  • Storytelling, dialogue, and writing techniques for animation

Courses in this Series

This course is part of the Junior Art and Animation workshop series.

Level One

Junior Art and Animation Level 1

(On-Site Only)
Level Two

Junior Art and Animation Level 2


This course is open to students in Grades 4 through 7.

Schedule and Tuition

Schedule for 2018



Junior Art and Animation


Session 1*

June 25–July 6

Session 2

July 9–20

Session 3

July 23–Aug 3

Session 4

Aug 6–17

Junior Art and Animation Level 1


+Junior Art and Animation Level 2




Junior Creature Design and Sculpting




+Junior Art and Animation Level 1 must be complete before students may take Level 2

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