Aligning with Art Direction
Students will be able to create professional-quality digital paintings customized to the demands of an art director with a focus on animation industry design work.
Software and Painting Skills
Students will be able to use digital painting programs but learn principles of painting that can be applied regardless of software, including lighting and painting a scene when reference is unavailable, using rules of color and value composition to guide audience experience, and other applicable skills.
Group and Personal Skills
Students will be able to work collaboratively with groups and take positive action from critiques by peers and directors through practicing the type of openness and humility necessary to resolve complex problems on a project.