8 - 11 yrs
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Jun 28, 2021 - Jul 2, 2021
1:00pm - 2:30pm EDT
In our animation class, students will design and produce short films. This class will teach students skills in technology and art while providing an opportunity for students to work together on a design team.
Students will learn about storyboarding, frame rate, angles, artistic design, and more as they study professional animators and practice new techniques each week. Students will also take on the roles of animator, cameraman, and director to bring to life their storyboards, sets, and sculptures.
This course is a great outlet for students to express themselves creatively while learning technology skills.
A tablet device and basic art materials like markers, play dough, or clay are required for this class.
How To Participate
Attend class via Zoom video
This class will be hosted on Zoom video conferencing platform. You will receive an email 30 minutes before class starts with a link to the class and access instructions. We recommend you make sure your device is up to date and meets all system requirements before class.
5.0 out of 5
Based on 2 activity ratings
Feb 20, 2021
My daughter enjoyed learning how to create the animations.
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