Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Fall 2010 Enrollment Status (updated 11/28/10)

(*** Click on class title for art & class descriptions ***)


- None -

Adv. Entertainment Design with C. Arellano - Locked
Adv. Environment Design with James Paick - Full
Analytical Figure Drawing with Kevin Chen - Full
Animal Anatomy with Joe Weatherly - Locked
Character Design 2 with Kevin Chen - Full
Cinematic Storyboard with Jay Oliva - Full
Creature Design with Jerad Marantz - Locked
Digital Illustration with Robert Mckinnon - Locked
Environment Design with James Paick - Full
Environment Design with Rodney Fuentebella - Full
Figure Invention for Animation with Radford Sechrist - Full
Figure Painting with Bill Perkins - Full
Head & Figure Drawing with Kevin Chen - Full
Intro to Character Design with David Colman -- Full
Landscape Painting with Jackson Sze - Locked
Sketching for Environment with Ed Li - Full
Story Dev for Animation with Radford Sechrist - Full
Vehicle & Mechs with Paul Christopher - Locked
Vis Comp 1: Dynamic Sketching with Peter Han - Full
Zbrush Character Creation with Bryan Wynia - Locked

Environment & Lighting with Khang Le - Full
Character Design for Animation with Shane Prigmore - Full
Color Design for Entertainment with Nathan Fowkes
- Full

(*** For all FULL classes or workshops, there is a waiting list available. Sign up if you wish to be notified when there are any last minute openings from cancellations. Thanks. ***)

Thursday, August 12, 2010

Moonshine Show @ Gallery Nucleus - This Saturday~!!

Moonshine @ Gallery Nucleus
August 14, 2010 - September 6, 2010
Aug 14, 7:00PM - 11:00PM

From forty-five talented and prolific DreamWorks Studio art directors, production and character designers, and visual development artists, Moonshine features personal artwork that is made during the precious little times of day when the contributors are not working on stunning upcoming movies such as Puss in Boots, Shrek Forever After, The Croods, Kung Fu Panda 2, MegaMind, The Guardians of Childhood, Scared Shrekless, and Kung Fu Panda Holiday.


-$2 admission ticket = one raffle ticket (additional raffle tickets $1 each)
-Pre-order the MOONSHINE book on opening night, and get 10% off PLUS an additional raffle ticket.
-Prizes include a private tour of Dreamworks Animation Studio (1 winner + 3 guests), special Moonshine shirts, DreamWorks apparel and accessories, and Nicolas Marlet's original sketch found inside his sketchbook.
-Complimentary refreshments and moonshine!

*Closing Reception/Book Signing will take place on Friday, September 3rd (7pm - 10pm).

Ian McCaig Free Workshop - This Saturday at AI Inland ~!!

Location:The Art Institute of California INLAND EMPIRE - Room 126
Time:12:00PM Saturday, August 14th

RSVP as space is limited - 909-915-2100

(Suggestions - AI Inland is a bit far, so it is best to carpool with friends for a fun drive. If you have the whole day open, visit Gallery Nucleus afterward to attend their new "Moonshine" show opening :) )

Monday, August 2, 2010

Gouache Landscape Painting with Mike Hernandez in Aug~!!

Hi Everyone,

Mike Hernandez will be returning to CDA for a 3 day landscape painting workshop on Aug 20, 21 and 22.

This class will have a heavy emphasis on color, lighting and composition as well as some discussion on theory.

For more of Mike's work, visit his blog at http://mikehernandez.blogspot.com/

Don't miss out on this great opportunity to learn from one of the best teachers on this subject.

To sign up, please contact the school at contact@conceptdesignacad.com
or 818-669-4657.

Thanks for your time :)

(*** Update - Here are some photos from the workshop. Enjoy~!! :) ***)

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3