IT’S ALIVE: Illustrating and Animation Intensive!

7/2-7/13 (no class 7/4)
9:30 AM-3:30 PM
Ages 11 – 18
Gage Capitol Hill

Jeanne is an illustrator and photographer exploring themes of biodiversity conservation, endangered species, and human-nature-culture relationships. She has completed artist residencies in the Pacific NW, New Zealand, and Bali, Indonesia. During her twenty year career as a teaching artist, she has taught for schools, museums and non profit organizations; currently she works as an Environmental Educator and is pursuing a Master of Environmental Studies with a thesis examining wildlife trafficking and ways visual art can be used to promote conservation

This summer, come draw, paint, collage, and animate all sorts of creatures while building techniques for expanding your creative pizzazz. In this two-week intensive course you will learn how to illustrate and animate the natural world. We will visit different ecosystems; explore the intersection of science and art; learn pre-production and storyboarding; and create a series of fabulous animated shorts.