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Traditional 2D animation. Course 2 — Body Mechanics

Software:
TVPaint
Start date:
June 2024
Duration:
12 weeks
Price per month:
€350
Spots left:
5
If you have not studied with us at Course 1 — Basics, please send your showreel
Payment for 3 months is possible – €1050/all course

OUR STUDENTS GET A 20% DISCOUNT ON TVPAINT!

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Who is this course for?

For those who have completed the «Basic 2D animation» course, as well as for experienced animators with good drawing skills who can draw characters from different angles and have no difficulties in drawing human hands and feet.

About the course

The goals of the course are to learn the principles of character motion mechanics, learn how to work with its movement in space and create dynamic scenes with chases or battles. We’ll also work on conveying the weight and talk about animated character design and expressive positions.

After the course

After the course, students become semi-professional animators who know how to work with characters and can continue mastering their skills at the Acting Course. Graduates also create demo reels with finished battle scenes and various movements of heroes which will help them to get a job in 2D animation studios.

Curriculum

Week 1

Walk. Teach the character to walk.

Week 2

Character design. Continue to animate the gait.

Week 3

Posing. Continue to animate the gait.

Week 4

Model sheet. Sketching for a dynamic shot.

Week 5

Dynamic shot.

Week 6

Storyboard and angles.

Week 7

Perspective. How to use the perspective.

Week 8

Layout.

Week 9

Weight lifting.

Week 10

Rhythm.

Week 11 - 12

Preparing a demo reel.

Students showcase

Successful portfolio is vital for employment

Learn from anywhere

Distance learning and online workshops allow you to study wherever you are.

Convenient schedule

It is possible to combine animation classes with other activities.

Personalised approach

The mentor gives individual feedback on each student's work.

Group communication

Group chats with classmates and the mentor.

Online workshops

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Recorded video lectures

Recorded lectures are available to students to view at any time.

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