Course Info

ANI 445: Character Design

Students will be introduced to various methods of creating interesting and original character designs for animated films and games, and then put these approaches into practical use. Methods of creative concepting will include drawing, collage, sculpture and 3D mock-ups. Fundamental visual design and color principles will be stressed, along with the basics of caricature. Students will utilize their character designs in an animated short. PREREQUISITE(S): ANI 230 or ANI 405

Winter 2017-2018

Section: 501
Class number: 20999
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00527 at Loop Campus
CLOSED

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 501
Class number: 22552
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00722 at Loop Campus

Spring 2015-2016

Section: 601
Class number: 37456
Meeting time: MW 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Location: CDM 00527 at Loop Campus
CLOSED

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 501
Class number: 26546
Meeting time: MW 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Location: CDM 00530 at Loop Campus

Spring 2013-2014

Section: 601
Class number: 30542
Meeting time: TuTh 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Location: CDM 00527 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Johanna Dery

Spring 2012-2013

Section: 601
Class number: 35560
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00527 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Johanna Dery