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  • The Animation Mentor Community – A Student’s Perspective
    By: Matt Sackley

    Nov
    2014
    24

    We are excited to welcome alumni contributor, Matt Sackley, to the Animation Mentor blog. Matt graduated from the Classic Animation Track in March 2014, and currently works as a remote character animator at Wizart Animation. Matt shares his advice on making the most of the Animation Mentor community, and compares how Animation Mentor set him up for success professionally.

    - The Animation Mentor Crew


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  • Why Animation Continues to Thrive as an Art Form and an Industry
    By: Animation Mentor

    Nov
    2014
    20

    Shrek was the first film to win Best Animated Feature.
    Image © 2014 DreamWorks Animation.

    We often get asked our thoughts about the animation industry and whether or not it will continue to provide job opportunities and growth. We did a little research to see what’s been happening lately, and we are happy to report a resounding YES! Animation is a healthy growth industry providing opportunities both in the U.S. and around the world.

    - The Animation Mentor Crew


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  • Animation Mentor Student Showcase 2014
    By: Animation Mentor

    Nov
    2014
    18

    Welcome to the 2014 Animation Mentor Student Showcase! The Animation Mentor community eagerly anticipates this annual event and it’s finally here. We are truly proud, inspired, and amazed by the work our students create after completing the 18 month Character Animation Program.


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  • Bringing Life to The Book of Life: Behind the Scenes with Ray Chase
    By: Animation Mentor

    Nov
    2014
    13

    Animator and mentor Ray Chase recently wrapped production on Reel FX’s latest film, The Book of Life. The movie tells the tale of the love triangle between three young friends set against the backdrop of the Mexican holiday Dia de los Muertos. Its stunning visuals, vibrant characters, and mythical storytelling are sure to inspire animators for years to come. We recently interviewed Ray on his work on the film - read on to go behind the scenes with The Book of Life and to find out the one thing Ray wished he knew when he was just starting as an animator.

    - The Animation Mentor Crew


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