By Jerry Beck | Animation Scoop March 5, 2014 at 2:35AM
Lee Murray Animation has announced the debut of a 3-Day event, World Animation Master Classes - to take place at the ICC in Birmingham, UK between the 23rd and 25th of May.
This is a 3 day international event where six master teachers join forces to deliver a unique series of masterclasses containing information that is just not available in books, video or the internet.
Jason Ryan, Ken Fountain, Ed Hooks, Eamonn Butler, Keith Lango and Chris Derochie will share their animating methods and techniques for producing world class character animation for, creature, VFX, feature film, cartoon animation, TV and games.
Here’s a quick breakdown of masterclasses for weekend:
Friday, May 23rd
(Event starts at 9:00am)
Saturday, May 24th
In the afternoon, Eamonn Butler (Head of Animation at Cinesite) will be demystifying the world of VFX Animation by asking what it’s like to work as an animator in VFX compared to Feature animation? The Animation and VFX Industry
(9:00am - 4:00 pm)
Sunday, May 25th
In the afternoon, Chris Derochie (Head of Animation Zoic Studio, Vancouver) will be discussing - "understanding of basic physics as it applies to animation of all styles and will teach you how to internalize physics to take the guesswork out of your animation." Let's Get Physical
9:00am - 7:00 pm
"Six master teachers in one location for three days, an opportunity to learn from the best in the world". Tickets can be purchased at Eventbrite.