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HOW TO DEVELOP A GRAPHIC NOVEL WITH ARIST ALINA CHAU

October 20, 2021

HOW TO DEVELOP A GRAPHIC NOVEL WITH  ARIST ALINA CHAU

Alina Chau is an award-winning filmmaker and artist. Her credits include the Emmy Award-winning Star Wars: The Clone Wars animated series, and numerous best-selling games. She illustrated The Nian Monster, which received the 2018 APALA Picture Book Honor.

https://alinachau.com

 Alina Chau currently has a solo exhibition at Gallery Nucleus Los Angeles, and will be celebrating her new children's book release on October 29th, Marshmallow & Jordan!

 HOW TO DEVELOP A GRAPHIC NOVEL WITH 

ARIST ALINA CHAU

FRIDAY OCTOBER 29 @ 1PM

ZOOM:  https://csun.zoom.us/j/82664072897

MODERATOR: PROF.AGLAIA MORTCHEVA

Join Alina Chau as she shares through behind-the-scenes photos, production notes, and live drawings everything that goes into creating a graphic novel. Attendees will be exposed to the creative brainstorming and thinking processes of professional story development, empowering them to create their own stories.

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ASLN Presents an amazing mini-workshop on COLOR DESIGN

October 2, 2021

ASLN Color Theory Workshop
ASLN is proud to present "Color Design" an exclusive and limited mini-workshop with veteran Color Designer, Ms. Nancy Ulene!

This incredible series will consist of five (5) workshop sessions and will be offered for qualifying students wanting to get an in-depth look at and explore a possible career option as a "Color Designer" for 2D Animation. Assignments will be issued and required from participants providing students with actual, industry-standard portfolio pieces upon completion of this workshop.

What is color design? By the end of this workshop, you'll have a working understanding of this niche animation craft. You'll learn about Color Theory, Palettes, Lighting, and much, much more with this enthusiastic and experienced artist.

What: Animation Color Design Workshop
When: 5 Saturdays - October 23, 30, November 6, 13 and 20
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Where: Virtually through Zoom. Students selected to participate will be notified. A link will be provided to the 20 students who qualify to attend this workshop.

Interested? Well, you must be able to fully commit to attending each of the workshops and complete all of the assignments. Still can? Are you sure? Then please fill out the Google Form below.

https://forms.gle/UFFmFaru8koW3rwZ6

 

 
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Ryan Quincy Guest HOW TO CREATE YOUR OWN SHOW

September 29, 2021

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Guest Speaker: Ryan Quincy HOW TO CREATE YOUR OWN SHOW

OCTOBER 15TH @ 1 PM


Ryan Quincy is best known for his work as animation producer/director on the long-running animated series SOUTH PARK, for which he won two Emmy Awards in 2008 and 2009 and was nominated in 2010 and 2011, all for Outstanding Animated Program. Quincy went on to create IFC's animated series OUT THERE, for which he also voiced the lead role of Chad. He also created and executive produced Disney XD's FUTURE-WORM! He's developed projects at Netflix, Nickelodeon and Fox and is currently co-executive producer and animation director for HBO Max's upcoming adult animated series, TEN YEAR OLD TOM.

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