Do You Want to Work in Animation?

Do You Want to Work in Animation?

Tue 27 Oct 2015 / Training & Workshops


Do You Want to Work in Animation?

Are you an artist, designer, painter, someone who draws or creates images?  

Take advantage of this FREE training.

We are delighted to be working with HIE, MG Alba and King Rollo Films, who are delivering two professional animation training courses each of two weeks duration.    King Rollo are aiming to have an original animation series produced on Skye.   This training will equip talented artists and train up a new workforce for the Highlands and Islands.

Designing Backgrounds for Animation
7th December - 18th December 2015
CelAction 2D Animation
11th January - 22nd January 2016
Course Times and Venue: 9.30am - 5pm each day, except the first day, which will start at 10am, Sabhal Mor Ostaig, Sleat, Isle of Skye.

Accommodation: can be provided, if necessary, from the Sunday prior to the last Thursday inclusive.  So for Designing Backgrounds for Animation - Sunday 6th Dec to Thursday 17th December inclusive ie you depart on Friday 18th Dec and for CelAction 2D Animation Sunday 10th January to Thursday 21st January inclusive ie you depart on Friday 22nd January.

Travel: support towards meeting the cost of your travel will be considered, depending on your location. 

How to Apply
If you’re interested in taking part drop us a note and we’ll send you on some more info with details on how to submit an application.
Networking Events
You can also come to one of our networking evening events where we’ll be discussing this opportunity in more detail, or just come along to meet like-minded creatives from your area.  Each networking event will run from 7pm-9pm and will have representatives from XpoNorth present.

18th November
The Phoenix Alehouse, 110 Academy Street, Inverness, IV1 1LX

19th November
An Lanntair, Kenneth Street, Stornoway, SC HS1 2DS

20th November
Aros Centre, Viewfield Road, Portree, Highlands and Islands, IV51 9EU

24th November
Pentland Hotel, Princes, Street, Thurso, Cathness, KW14 7AA

25th November
Kinetic Studio, Unit 2, Mill Lane (opposite Aldi), Oban, PA34 4HA

26th November
Royal Hotel, Main Street, Campbeltown, PA28 6AG