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Portfolio Peer Review and Animation Seminar

posted Mon, Mar 16, 2015

Monday, 3/16: Edric Yamamoto Seminar

SHM superstar Edric Yamamoto will be holding a seminar on animation tonight in Art 218 at 9:30 PM. Come get learned!

 

Thursday, 3/19: Portfolio Peer Review

Applying for portfolior review this semester? Interested in helping out your peers? New at San Jose State and curious about the process? Come to Art 314 at 9:30 PM this Thursday for the biannual peer review! There will be snacks, of course.

Kicking off December!

posted Sun, Nov 30, 2014

We're on the home stretch, everyone, and we've got a huge first week of December for you.

Tuesday, 12/2: Final SHM Meeting

Our last meeting of the year! Come let us send you off in style. There might even be a special holiday Shrunkisode.

This meeting will be in SCI 142 from 6:00 - 6:30 PM.

Friday, 12/5: 14F with Steve Hickner

Prince of Egypt director Steve Hickner is back! He'll be selecting this month's 14F movie in WSQ 109 from 7:30 - 10:00 PM.

Saturday, 12/6: Steve Hickner Presentation

Strap in for one of the biggest and most exciting presentations of the year! Steve Hickner will be giving one of his astonishing presentations on cinematography and moviemaking, fielding questions, and possibly critiquing some student work. This is an all-day presentation, so bring your attention spans and wear something comfy.

Steve Hickner will be in WSQ 109 from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM. Don't worry, there will be a lunch break.

Blizzard's a-comin'

posted Mon, Nov 17, 2014

Tuesday, 11/18: Ryan Eways Seminar

SHMer and art genius Ryan Eways will be giving a seminar this Tuesday! Drawing the Performance: Learn how to be an actor with the mindset of an artist, and vice versa! For illustrators AND animators! This is a great follow-up to Mike Makarewicz's lecture!

This will be in ART 218 from 9:30 - 10:30 PM.

 

Wednesday, 11/19: Blizzard Entertainment

Blizzard's Janine Tedford, with visiting artists Scott Campbell (Lead Art Recruiter), Tad Beckman (Sr. Cinematics Training Manager), Eric Browning (Lead Prop Artist, World of Warcraft), and Peter Lee (Sr. Concept Artist, Heroes of the Storm)

Blizzard will be in WSQ 207 from 6:30 - 8:30 PM.

 

Friday, 11/21: Figure Painting

$4 as usual, and please tip the model if you can! This will be the final week of figure drawing, so show up if you haven't yet.

Figure painting will be at 1:00 PM in ART 314.

 

Steve Hickner Books

Steve Hickner is coming! To preorder his books, click here: http://goo.gl/forms/kaSUwff92S

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