1. Animating your Career - Steve Hickner


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    CTN is proud to welcome back to the CTN the powerful words of Steve Hickner. A Director from Dreamworks animation and veteran of our profession this inspirational speaker shares his insights on film…

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    • Conversations with Creators at CTNX - Michal Makarewicz co-founder of the Animation Collaborative


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      Michal Makarewicz joined Pixar Animation Studios in early 2003, where has been an animator on The Incredibles, Cars, Ratatouille, Wall-E, Up (Supervising Animator on the Up DVD short: Dug’s…

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      • Be the Artist - Cultivating Your Artistic Personality with Louie del Carmen


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        An incredible in depth philosophical and practical guide, "BE THE ARTIST" puts forth the notion as presented by veteran feature animation story artist and independent talent Louie del Carmen,…

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        • Inside the Imagination of Carlos Grangel


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          Master character designer Carlos Grangel is a Spanish-born character designer for animated films and currently working at Dreamworks Animation and running his studio appropriately titled, Grangel…

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          • Building Your Career from Getting In to Getting It All - Steve Hickner


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            A job might last two to three years where as a career in the animation business is “a life”. Steve presents an engaging opportunity to build a point of view and help you get in this industry…

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            • Glen Vilppu CTNx Demo


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              A demo Glen did for me at the 2011 CTN expo in Burbank. I asked him about quick sketching people who were standing around and moving often, and in true Vilppu fashion, he picked up his stylus and…

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              • AM CTNx eCrit of "Tim Sormin Narrative Animation Reel (2010)"


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                A free example of an eCritique for my demo reel by Animation Mentor Jean-Denis Haas that I won from a random drawing at CTNx 2010. Now sharing the good advice with the rest of you.

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                • Down the Rabbit Hole with Alice


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                  Schaub has received multiple nominations for individual achievement in character animation by the Visual Effects Society. His first nomination was for STUART LITTLE 2 as a supervising animator for…

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                  • Small Screen Wonders: The Art and Business of Creating Animated Hit Shows


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                    While the Internet and other digital platforms compete with TV shows for the attention of the public, television is still considered the holy grail for both animators, show runners and writers. This…

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                    • What is Animation Today?


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                      With animation being seen in just about everything we watch on TV and Screen the question arises more often than not within the community and in it’s award categories about “What is animation?”…

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