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  • The Best (and Worst) Ways to Take Feedback On Your Animation
    By: Richard Fournier

    Aug
    2018
    15

    Sometimes putting work out there can be intimidating, but it is the best and fastest way to improve! One thing you might not think to do is to learn HOW to take feedback as an animator—even though it’s actually a really important skill. Your ability to accept feedback on your work can affect your mood, you work itself, and even your overall animation career, so learn how to do it right!


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  • 3 New Animation Mentor Workshops!
    By: Animation Mentor

    Aug
    2018
    09

    We’re SO excited to announce that we’ll have not one, not two, but THREE new workshops starting this Fall! Our primary goal is always to help our students become better artists through expert mentorship, a great curriculum, and an amazing community of students and mentors—and we’ve designed our new workshops with those goals front and center. Now, without further ado, here’s what you can look forward to in the Fall!


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  • 5 Things NOT to Do on Your Demo Reel
    By: Carlos Baena

    Jul
    2018
    25

    Image from Garrett Wegner's 2015 Student Showcase Shot!

    At Animation Mentor, we know demo reels are the most important asset you have when looking for your dream animation job! In fact, we dedicate an entire class to teaching our students how to build their own demo reels. We can't cover a whole class's-worth of tips in one post, but here are five of the most important things to keep in mind when you're creating your own demo reel.


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  • 10 of the Best Animal and Creature Animation Posts
    By: Animation Mentor

    Jul
    2018
    18

    You probably know by now that animal and creature animation are 100% essential for your demo reel if you’re hoping to get hired as an animator. To help get you started on improving that demo reel, here’s a round-up of some of our best articles written by top dogs in animation who’ve worked on projects like Jurassic World, Guardians of the Galaxy, Game of Thrones, and more!


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