Visual Arts Design

Visual Arts Animation ClassroomAnimation Studio Lab (SCM 2-094) Features

  • Large pinable surfaces with studio lighting for critiquing and pitching storyboards and production art.
  • Mirror space for creating animation reference.
  • Overhead camera at teacher's station for demonstration.
  • Studio set up with each student having a individual space for a more “studio” experience.
  • Wacom Cintiq Interactive pen displays and pencil test stations for capturing and creating animations.
  • High speed access and large storage available on the network for collaborative projects and file sharing.
  • Open gathering area for instruction and critiques and collaboration.

Classes held in the Animation Studio Lab

  • Intro to Animation
  • Storyboarding
  • Character Design
  • Character Animation
  • Game Development
  • Animation Production Workshop

Animation Design Lab (SCM 2-088) Features

Visual Arts Animation Classroom
  • Hp Z Workstations with Wacom Cintiq Interactive Pen Displays running:
    • Autodesk Entertainent Suite
    • Adobe Creative Cloud
    • Unity3D Game Engine
    • Corel Painter
  • High speed access and large storage available on the network for collaborative projects and file sharing.
  • Tall drafting style work stations to allow greater comfort for students and instructors.

Classes held in the Animation Design Lab

  • Digital Painting
  • 3D Modeling
  • 3D Animation
  • 3D Lighting & Rendering
  • 3D Character Design & Rigging
  • Visual Effects & Compositing
  • Game Assets & Production