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A Career in Animation with Mike Wiesmeier

2.5 Hour Online Webinar with veteran animator Mike Wiesmeier

Teacher Artwork by Mike Wiesmeier

A Career in Animation with Mike Wiesmeier

With over 25 years of experience, Mike Wiesmeier will share some of his insights as he explains how animation has evolved over the last century.  Mike's artwork has been featured in acclaimed animated movies such as Pocahontas, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Hercules, Fantasia 2000, Tarzan, and Beauty and the Beast . Mike started teaching at the American Animation Institute when he was working at Disney and since then he has been teaching at various prestigious schools around the world including CalArts, The Gnomon School of Visual Effects, Nemo Academy and of course, Syn Studio where he teaches a number of animation oriented classes.

The workshop will include the following topics:

  • His journey into the industry and his background
  • Comparing the difference between hand drawn and cut out animation
  • How technology has changed in animation
  • Demo of both  techniques (cutout and traditional animation)
  • Q+A

Chance to win a free animation class!

After the Webinar, Mike will be assigning a project to be done over the next month.  Mike will then review the submitted projects and choose one winner to receive a free animation class from Syn Studio!




Note: This webinar will be offered online only

Webinar Timing: Friday from 4 PM to 6:30 PM, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT or UTC-4h)

Webinar Date: September 8th

Duration: 2.5 Hours


Event Date and Time: Friday, September 8th from 4 PM to 6:30 PM

A Career in Animation with Mike Wiesmeier is being offered for the first time.
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