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    Complete 5 assignments as you go through the course and get them reviewed by one of our teachers. The idea is that you leave this course having gone through a large amount of poses that are being reviewed to help your posing be as good as possible.

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Course curriculum

  1. 1
    • Session 01 | Posing Foundations Review

    • Session 02 | Emotional Posing

    • Session 03 | The Power of Video Refrence

    • Session 04 | Appeal and Design Principles

    • Session 05 | Contrast and Caricature

    • Session 06 | Different Approaches on Posing - Part 1

    • Session 06 | Different Approaches on Posing - Part 2

  2. 2
    • Assignment #1 : Create 15 emotional poses

    • Assignment #2 : Create 5 to 10 poses for a blocking based on your video references.

    • Assignment #3 : Create 15 appealing poses.

    • Assignment #4 : Create 15 poses with contrast and exxageration.

    • Assignment #5 : Create 15 poses from different sources and planning methods.

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Who is teaching this?

Animator at MIkros

Nicola Sterpone

Nicola is an Italian animator living in Montreal and currently working at Mikros Animation . Nicola has an incredible depth and range of experience including Captain Underpants (Mikros for Dreamworks animation), vfx creature animation on shows like His Dark Materials (HBO) and Fantastic Beasts the Crimes of Grindelwald (WB), lead teams of animators on Paw Patrol the Movie (Mikros Animation for Spin Masters) and Under The Boardwalk (Dneg for Paramount Animation), worked on the feature Nimona (completed by Dneg animation for Netflix) and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles installment, Mutant Mayhem (with Mikros for Paramount Animation). Nicola is a strong believer of the power of posing in the storytelling process, the ability to capture the essence of an action through a single drawing\pose is critical to build solid foundations for your animation.