Anime Art & Technology Studio

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Anime Art & Technology Summer Studio

Originating in Japan, Anime is a popular animation genre worldwide. In this exciting new program, students will learn about character design and drawing techniques. They will also begin to bring their characters and stories to life using animation software.




Ages:  10-14 years
Dates:  June 24-28, 2019
Times:  9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (M-F)
Tuition:  $399
Location:  Mason Fairfax Campus, Art & Design Building


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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.


You might also be interested in our Stop Motion Animation Summer Studio for ages 9-14.


Ashley Sowell, Art Lessons Instructor:  Ashley Sowell
Read about Ms. Sowell

Ashley Sowell is a new media artist and illustrator who focuses her work around emotions and identity. Growing up as a more introverted child, she found her voice through drawing interactions between her few friends in a cartoon format. A student at George Mason University’s School of Art focusing on New Media, she became involved in multiple teaching positions relating to digital art and summer camps. She is excited for an exhibition of her work to be shown in Lake City, South Carolina in April 2019.


Vanessa Webb, Art Classes Teaching Assistant: Vanessa Webb


Justin Sutters, Art Lessons Director: Justin Sutters, Mason School of Art Professor
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To register by phone or request a paper registration form, please call the Academy office at 703-993-9889.