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Summer Classes with Entertainment Art Professionals at LAAFA

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Summer Classes with Entertainment Art Professionals at LAAFA

Postby LAAFA » Wed May 30, 2012 6:35 pm

This summer LAAFA is offering classes specifically for animators and entertainment art professionals as part of LAAFA's extension program. You can enroll in just once class, or as many classes as you want.

Here's a sample of our upcoming classes. You can check out the complete schedule at http://reg125.imperisoft.com/LAAFA/Search/Registration.aspx.

CHARACTER DESIGN
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MARK MCDONNELL - Students will design a character(s) based on a particular style. Reference will be supplied on each style at the beginning of each session for inspiration and guidelines stimulating on-job situations. http://reg125.imperisoft.com/LAAFA/ProgramDetail/3233383730/Registration.aspx

CREATURE DESIGN
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ROBERT MCKINNON - This course explores the creation and design of science fiction aliens, terrifying monsters, and mythological creatures for live-action motion picture and video game. Students will breathe life into their creatures exploring concepts such as research and development, sketch and technical drawings, and final rendering. http://reg125.imperisoft.com/LAAFA/ProgramDetail/3233393132/Registration.aspx

GESTURE DRAWING FOR STORYTELLING
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RON VELASCO - This class will focus on developing character through the human figure. We will explore and create good storytelling through a live model both figure and costume. In addition, we will focus on expressions, action, and composition. http://reg125.imperisoft.com/LAAFA/ProgramDetail/3233383636/Registration.aspx
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LAAFA OPEN HOUSE SATURDAY, JUNE 2nd, 2012

Postby LAAFA » Wed May 30, 2012 6:47 pm

You are invited to visit LAAFA next Saturday, (June 2nd), for our quarterly open house. We are excited to offer complimentary demonstrations, light refreshments, registration perks and much more. See you soon!

11:00am to 1:00pm -Plein Air/Landscape Painting Demonstration by Sharon Weaver
http://reg125.imperisoft.com/LAAFA/ProgramDetail/3233383834/Registration.aspx
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1:30pm to 4:30pm Tonal Drawing Demonstration by Vadim Zang
http://reg125.imperisoft.com/LAAFA/ProgramDetail/3233393139/Registration.aspx
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Please note: RSVP is required for demos. Follow links to RSVP.
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Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art (LAAFA) at Comic-Con 2

Postby LAAFA » Tue Jul 10, 2012 4:39 pm

Going to be at Comic-Con? Come visit LAAFA at booth #5567. Special guests include Bluecanvas Magazine/Section Studio, Nathan Fowkes, Marcos Mateu, John Nevarez and Cecil Kim! We will be there starting from Preview Night, July 11th! Hope to see you there!
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