Monday, March 25, 2013

*** Reminder - No Uninstructed Figure Drawing Workshop on March 31 & April 7 (Sunday) ***

Hi everyone,

Just a quick reminder that there will be no Uninstructed Figure Drawing Workshop at CDA on both March 31 (Easter Sunday) and April 7 (during Stephan Martiniere Workshop).

The Uninstructed Figure Drawing workshop will resume again on April 14 for the last workshop of the Spring Semester.

Thanks for everyone who have been coming to draw with us every week and we will see you again after the short break.

Happy Easter~!!

Concept Design Academy

Thursday, March 14, 2013

"Figure & Composition" with John Watkiss on March 23~!!

We are only a week and a half away from John Watkiss' "Figure & Composition" workshop on Saturday, March 23 from 10AM ~ 3PM, tuition $100.

John Watkiss is well know for his memorable designs in films such as "Tarzan", "Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow", "Sherlock Holmes" and the TV show, "Walking Dead".

This is a video conference workshop being telecast from England with lectures, live demo and Q&A.

(Original illustrations and Sky Captain storyboards will be on display at CDA during the event.)

This is a great workshop for anyone interested in learning about the design process of creating striking figure compositions for animation, film, book illustrations or comic book panels.

To sign up, e-mail us at to reserve your spot.

Sign up soon and hope to see you there~!!

Bellow are some of John art samples from various projects. Enjoy your visit :)

Monday, March 11, 2013

"Art of Hawken: Mech Design" this Saturday~!!

Last chance to sign up for this Saturday's "Art of Hawken: Mech Design" with Khang Le.

This is a great workshop for anyone interested in designing mechs, the game, and the design/development process of "Hawken".

There are still a few spots available. Sign up soon and see you this Saturday~!!

To sign up, e-mail us at to reserve your spot.

Here are a few more samples of Khang's past mech designs and teaching demos. Enjoy :)