Category Archives: Drawing

Animators play it old school with Cuphead

Inspired by the cartoons of the 1930s, Studio MDHR Entertainment released their new video game this year, Cuphead. Within the first two weeks of its release, it has sold over one million copies. Academy of Art University alumni from the Traditional Animation MFA program, Hanna Abi-Hanna, Joseph Coleman, and Danielle Johnson, have worked on the development of the game […]

FALL 2017: FIGURE DRAWING WORKSHOPS

COSTUME CARNIVAL: GAME OF THRONES on October 14th

Fall 2017 2D ANM ONSITE Workshop Schedule

Drawings of Dogs for the Year of the Dog 2018!

COSTUME CARNIVAL: Summer of Love (Saturday, March 25)

The Art of Andreas Deja at the Walt Disney Family Museum (Mar 23, 2017 – Oct 4, 2017)

Explore the dynamic work of one of the most accomplished and versatile character animators of our time: Andreas Deja. This unique exhibition showcases original works on paper and maquettes of Deja’s most iconic Disney characters, from menacing villains Scar and Jafar and larger-than-life muscle men Gaston and Hercules, to the much beloved Mama Odie and […]

ONSITE Figure Drawing Workshops from ALL DEPARTMENTS (Spring 2017)

SPRING 2017 ARC/2D ANM WORKSHOPS

“Moana” Animation Tests by Randy Haycock

From Randy Haycock’s YouTube Channel: A traditionally animated character exploration test. I was showing how Moana should play with her hair. This is very difficult to do in CG, but we wanted it to be a part of her character. Another Moana test showing how her hair should move in the wind. A Moana test […]