SUMMER 2020 INFORMATION WILL BE AVAILABLE IN JANUARY
Stop Motion Animation Summer Studio
Do you want to be the director and animator of your very own stop motion animation film? Instructors will guide students to experiment with various artistic forms using clay, painting, drawing, Legos® and other materials to create objects and build sets. Advancing a STEAM approach of integrating Art with STEM subjects, participants will learn how to create digital special effects through open source software. The curriculum will include film-related topics such as storyboarding, production, lighting, shooting and editing.
(Requirements: students are expected to bring a tablet, iPad, or smart phone for video recording. All other equipment and supplies will be provided.)
Ages: 9-12 years
Dates: July 8-12 or July 15-19, 2019
Times: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (M-F)
Location: Mason Fairfax Campus, Art & Design Building
An “Aftercare” option is available for this program from 4-6 pm for $90/week, located in Mason’s Performing Arts Building and staffed by the Academy’s Summer Staff. After registering for this program (but before final checkout/ payment!), search for “Aftercare”, choose the corresponding week, and add to your cart – or Register Here separately.
PREVIEW FILM SAMPLES FROM SUMMER 2018:
Instructor: Casey Shannon
Read about Mr. Shannon
Teaching Assistant: Vanessa Webb/ Johanna Dickson
Director: Justin Sutters, Mason School of Art Professor
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- Be sure to check our policies and procedures regarding withdrawals, refunds and more for summer programs.
- All students will receive a Stop Motion Animation Studio Welcome 2019 via email at least 1 week before the program starts with all necessary details including drop off, pick up, what to bring, etc. Feel free to call the Academy office with questions at 703-993-9889.
- Questions about parking on campus? Find answers here.
To register by phone or request a paper registration form, please call the Academy office at 703-993-9889.
“My child learned SO much about engineering, design, story-telling, and teamwork. It was a multi-faceted experience that excited and inspired my child.” – STEAM Art: Stop Motion Animation 2017 ParentSee More Testimonials
“My favorite part was the final creation/video.” – STEAM Art: Stop Motion Animation 2017 Participant
“I love that the camp integrated art and technology.” – STEAM Art: Stop Motion Animation 2017 Participant