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  • Campus offices and facilities are closed on Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day.

    Ahamnson Hall and Galef Center are open Saturday May 23 and Sunday May 24, 9-6.

    Graduate Studios are open to those students who have approved access.

  • Patrons Circle Tour

    May 30| Special Event
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    Otis' Patrons Circle Tour of Downtown L.A.!

    Discover how the creative economy is transforming downtown Los Angeles.  Studios and galleries continue to move to the heart of our city and into areas that were off the beaten path just a year ago. Otis Patrons Circle members will enjoy an Otis-inspired tour of downtown L.A.'s vibrant scene.  

    Tour includes:
    Visit to Kent Twitchell's ('77 MFA) new studio, followed by a short ride to see a few of his downtown murals

    Inside peek of Cynthia Vincent's ('88 Fashion Design) fashion design studio

  • Design Week 2015

    Jun 21| Special Event
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    OTIS’ MFA GRAPHIC DESIGN PROGRAM HOSTS:

    Design Week June 21-27, 2015

    I AM THE CITY

     

    VISITING ARTISTS

    Field Experiments: Benjamin Harrison Bryant, New York and Paul Marcus Fuog, Melbourne And Karim Charlebois-Zariffa, Quebec/NYC

    www.field-experiments.com

     

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Continuing Education Course

SEM: 41


Character Design for Animation and Cartooning


In this course, students learn to create believable and interesting characters for cartoons and animation. Course covers staging, silhouette, posture, structure, costume, color, and shapes, enabling students to create original entertaining characters by imbuing them with human traits. Explores the art of popular cartoonists, animation characters, and design types. Also includes where to apply your skills including internet, advertising, animation, video games, and illustration markets.

Prerequisite: None

First class materials: Cartoon Animation by Preston Blair, any paper size, pencils (any kind), tracing paper, a cheap mirror

Course Details
Course Code: XILU6300
Meetings: 10
Credit Hours: 1
Lab:
Section 1 Graphic Design
Instructor: Lenord Robinson
Meeting Day(s): Tuesday
Meeting Time(s): 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Meeting Date(s): June 02, 2015  -  August 04, 2015
No Meeting/Special Note:
Class Size: 16
Meeting Room:
Location: Goldsmith Campus
9045 Lincoln Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90045-3505
Registration
Credit: Reg #: Fee:
Non-Credit 25198 $395 Add to Cart
Certificate 25199 $430 Add to Cart
Credit 25200 $1250 Add to Cart
12 of 16 seats available (last 2 seats are not available online)
Early bird = $50 EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT on courses $395 or more (ends at Open House).
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