Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Summer 2015 Term Schedule Sneak Preview~!!

Hi Everyone,

Our Summer 2015 Schedule Preview is out today~!!

We have a great line up with returning instructors along with many new faces joining CDA this term:

New instructors:
- Christophe Lautrette ("Production Design for Animation" workshop)
- Evgeni Tomov ("Vis Dev for Animation" class)
- Jae Kim ("Figure Invention for Animation" class)
- Tom Zhao ("Intro to Environment Design" class) 
- Bryan Lee ("Sculptural Anatomy" class)

Returning instructors:
- Manu Arenas ("Fantasy Illustration" workshop)
- Marshall Vandruff ("3 Day Composition" workshop)
- Carlo Arellano ("Character Design 2" class)
- James Finch ("Sketching for Environment" class)
- Jackson Sze ("Digital Illustration" class)

Our Public sign up is starting up on May 1st, this Friday. Website will be updated at midnight:

Thanks for looking and hope to see you this Summer~!!

Kevin Chen
Concept Design Academy

Summer 2015 Enrollment Status (updated 8/8/15 12:00PM)

- None -
Analytical Figure Drawing (Sun) with Kevin Chen - Full
Analytical Figure Drawing (Tues) with Kevin Chen - Full
Animal Anatomy with Jonathan Kuo - Full
Character Design 2 with Carlo Arellano - Full
Costume & Creature Design with Jerad Marantz - Full
Digital Illustration with Jackson Sze - Full
Environment Design with Bruno Werneck - Full
Figure Invention for Animation with Jae Kim - Full
Head & Figure Drawing with Kevin Chen - Full
Intro to Character Design with Rustam Hasanov - Full
Intro to Digital Painting with Sherwin Abesamis - Full
Intro to Environment Design with Tom Zhao - Full
Intro to Figure Painting with Gary Cornell - Locked
Intro to Form Language with Peter Han - Full
Intro to Perspective with Polina Hristova - Full
Intro to Storyboard with Ben Juwono - Full
Intro to Story Development with Louie Del Carmen - Full
Intro to Vehicle Design with John Frye - Locked
Landscape Painting with Peter Chan - Full
Modo for Concept Design with Vaughan Ling - Locked
Sculptural Anatomy with Bryan Lee - Locked
Sketching for Environment with James Finch - Full
Vis Com 1: Dynamic Sketching (Sat) with P. Ballesteros - Full
Vis Com 1: Dynamic Sketching (Sun) with Peter Han - Full
Zbrush Character Creation with Ian Joyner - Locked

Vis. Dev. for Animation with Evgeni Tomov - Full
Story Dev, the Sequel with Tron Mai - Full

3 Day Composition Workshop with Marshall Vandruff - Full
Fantasy Illustration with Manu Arenas - Full
Production Design for Animation with Christophe Lautrette - Full

(*** For all Full classes or workshops, there is a waiting list available. Sign up if you wish to be notified when there are any last minute openings from cancellations. Thanks. ***)

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Mold3D - "Character Design for 3D Printing" Workshop this weekend (April 25 & 26) at CDA~!!

Hi Everyone,

This weekend, Mold3D Academy will be running a "Character Design for 3D Printing" workshop at CDA.

The workshop will be taught by Ian Joyner (CDA's Zbrush Instructor) and Robert Vignone (Co-founder of Mold3D):

Date - Sat. & Sun., April 25th ~ April 26th, 2015
Time - 10AM ~ 5PM
Tuition - $499.99
Student Coupon Code - studentGID7
Enrollment deadline - Wednesday, April 22nd 2015

(The original price of the workshop is $499.99, but with the $150 off student discount code the tuition will be $349.99.)

This is a great workshop for anyone interested in learning 3D character design with Zbrush & how to efficiently 3D print through a hands on experience.

Make sure to check it out and take advantage of the discount code before the April 22nd enrollment deadline~!!

Concept Design Academy