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Anime Art & Technology Online

Anime Art Image

Fall 2020 registration is open!

ANIME ART & TECHNOLOGY ONLINE

 

OVERVIEW

Anime is more popular than ever! While we associate the word anime with a particular aesthetic style that originated in Japan, the word anime is the just Japanese word for animation and covers all styles. The course will discuss some of these fundamentals and teach the basics of animation, using popular characters and shows as examples. Any otaku can learn! (Otaku: Japanese term affectionately given to anime/manga/tech fans)

 

Ages:  11 – 18
Dates:  Oct. 3 – Nov. 21, 2020
Times:
  Saturdays, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm EST
Tuition:  $325 
Location:  Zoom (Details provided in Welcome Letter)

 

Requirements

 

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PROGRAM FACULTY


 


Zachary Rhoades
Comic Artist
Read more about Mr. Rhoades

Zachary Rhoades has been working in media since 2003, and taught undergraduate courses in animation, storyboarding, greenscreen, and production at Art Institute of D.C. and George Mason University. In addition to his professional experience, Mr. Rhoades is an avid fan of all things nerd and geek, including cartoons, comics, and video games. Mr. Rhoades has created and contributed to multiple independent comics and books and is a regular contributor to “The Saturday Morning Cartoonists” podcast. Mr. Rhoades earned his bachelor’s degree in computer graphics and animation from George Mason University, and he is currently working on the independent publishing of his illustrated novel series “GENE515.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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