Young & Animated Saturday Club

Sat 11 Jun 2022 - Sat 16 Jul 2022

Category

Other Information

Ages 8-13

Price

£25* one session / £85* Top Up | £110* full course

Time

10am - 1pm

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Young & Animated Saturday Club

SIX WEEK WORKSHOP


SESSION DATES:

  • Sat 11 Jun – 10am – 1pm
  • Sat 18 Jun – 10am – 1pm
  • Sat 25 Jun – 10am – 1pm
  • Sat 2 Jul – 10am – 1pm
  • Sat 9 Jul – 10am – 1pm
  • Sat 16 Jul – 10am – 1pm

This popular Saturday morning group for 8-13 year olds provides fun and detailed exploration of both digital and stop motion animation. Get messy making your own plasticine character and bring them to life using stop animation techniques. Then you will have the chance to add your very own sound effects!

This course is run by highly-trained animators and filmmakers. Our tutors recognise the importance of attending to individual needs, meaning the group is suitable for those experienced in animation and those curious to make a start. Over the six-week period there will be opportunity for plenty of development and experimentation, as well as time for each participant to complete a personal project.

HOW DO I JOIN?

Interested in joining Young & Animated? Our Young & Animated courses run for six weeks on Saturdays during term-time. You can sign up for the 6 week course for £110, or try a session for £25. Book online or call our box office team on 01392 667080 to book. 


We have also recently launched a project called Young & Animated+ which teaches similar techniques but is aimed at autistic children and young people, with smaller class sizes and higher tutor to participant ratio. We have upcoming courses for ages 7-11 & 12-15


We offer a range of film production courses covering scriptwriting, cinematography, sound, editing and visual effects, please do take a look at the full programme of courses available.


Workshop attendees get 10% off all food and hot drinks at the Café Bar.


TUTOR: ASHLEY THORPE & GRAHAM HAYTER

Ashley’s short animated horrors ScarycrowThe Screaming Skull and The Hairy Hands have been screened across the world, winning numerous international awards, and he recently released his feature film Borley Rectory to rave reviews. Ashley uses a wide array of animation techniques including rotoscoping, After Effects and stop motion and encourages those he teaches to experiment and rejoice in the form. He has also provided animated sequences for BBC Manchester and Derren Brown’s Trick of the Mind for Channel 4.

Graham has had over 16 years experience working in the 2D children’s Television animation industry and has worked on a number of shows made by Honeycomb Animation and King Rollo Films including Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids, Binka, Poppy Cat, Funky Valley and Funky Town. Both Funky shows where animated in a digital cut-out style.


VENUE: EXETER PHOENIX, DIGITAL WORKSHOP + THE WORKSHOP

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