Full program description
Time: 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Date(s): April 30 - May 1, 2022
(Saturday – Sunday) |
Course Number: #6387
Storyboards turn ideas into visual images. Storyboards convey continuity and give voice to narratives through expressive drawings. Before any animated film or television series can begin production, its script must be made into a storyboard. Good storyboards require an artist with a myriad of traditional drawing skills and incorporates everything from theatrical staging to the use of cinematic transitions. With an emphasis on line, tone, and design, this workshop will introduce new students to the skills needed to create professional level storyboards for commercials, live action film, and animation, while offering seasoned artists new approaches to narrative art.
About the Instructor
Jeff Buckland is an animation artist, writer, and director. He attended the High School of Art and Design, California Institute of the Arts, The School of Visual Arts, and The Art Students League of New York. Mr. Buckland directed the award winning series PB&J Otter (Disney), Stanley (Disney), Pinky Dinky Doo (Sesame Workshop) and was art director on 101 Dalmatians: The Series (Disney), Doug (Nickelodeon) and the feature film, Beavis and Butt-Head Do America (Paramount). He has served as an animator, storyboard artist, writer, story editor, and content developer for animated, live action, print, and digital media projects.