In this exciting program with Atlanta-based animation professional, Allyssa A Lewis, you’ll create a character-led animated short for self-branding, self-promotion, or the promotion of an entity that you own. Throughout the program, you’ll learn:
- Character Animation
- Animation Vocabulary
- Principles of Animation
- Animation Production Pipeline
- Tools & Techniques
- Motion Curves
- Puppet Tool / Graph Editor / Layer Parenting
- Visual & Audio Compositing
- Script Utilization
Thursdays from 4:30pm – 6:30pm
Animator, Recruiter and Consultant Allyssa A Lewis, most noted for her animation on over 75 episodes and promos of FX’s Emmy winning series “Archer”, has also produced content for NBC’s “30 Rock”, i am OTHER, Animation Domination, Apple, ComicCon San Diego, and Captain Planet’s Planeteer Movement.
As the Founder and Executive Director of Georgia’s first animation resource and staffing agency, My Animation Life (MAL), she primarily focuses on connecting artists in the animation pipeline with clients. Creating Georgia’s most inclusive animation map, calendar, and classified listing are just a few of the popular assets MAL provides to strengthen Georgia’s animation industry.
Lewis is the Animation Director of re:imagine/ATL where she works to connect youth with resources and mentorships to amplify their voices through media. She sits on the Board of Directors for ASIFA South, one of the largest international animation societies in the southeastern United States, and is a judge for The EMMY® Awards.