The CTN Foundation's NextGen Initiative is designed to nurture young creative talent and help them transition from student life to professional careers in animation. Scholarships and mentorship programs are often part of this initiative, giving emerging artists access to industry expertise.
DESCRIPTION: Whether you are interested in 2D or 3D animation, learning the core illusion of life techniques from a Disney Legend will bring your characters to life! This Traditional 2D Animation Intensive gives you the tools to see your characters come to 'life' through hands on experience learning and tutoring!
This intensive program discusses and explains the simplest to most complex theories, ideas, and choices in creating full 2D Classical Animation creating the illusion of life. The program includes:
This 2D Animation Intensive with Pomeroy Art Academy is part of the Next Gen Initiative Series and will begin in the final week of January 2024.
(4) One Hour Lectures + Assignments
(2) 30-40 minute One-on-One Assignment Critiques
Q&A Following Each Lecture
Certificate of Completion
Scholarship is open to ages 16 and up.
Class size limited to 25
(2) Scholarships Awarded
A 4-day Basic Pass to CTNX2024
John Pomeroy is an animator with almost 50 years of experience, a producer, illustrator, painter, and University Professor. John was employed by Walt Disney Studios in his early 20’s and worked on features such as Pete’s Dragon, The Fox and the Hound, Pocahontas, Fantasia 2000, Atlantis: The Lost Empire, and Treasure Planet. John and his partners founded their own animation company in 1979 to produce features like The Secret of Nihm, The Land Before Time, An American Tail, and video games like Dragons Lair and Space Ace. Currently, he freelances for many studios like DreamWorks, Netflix, Disney Toon Studios, and Warner Bros on films like Kung Fu Panda, Klaus, the Tinkerbell series, Tom & Jerry, and Space Jam: A New Legacy. More about John CLICK HERE
John is also the owner of the John Pomeroy Art Academy.