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List of Available Concept Art Courses in Spring's 2018 Term

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Time: Friday 10am - 1:00pm
First Class: 6th July 2018
Class length: 6 weeks
Instructor: Darek Zabrocki/Michal Kus
Price: $550
Location: "Focal Point", Gdynia Film School
plac Grunwaldzki 2, 81-372 Gdynia, Poland

This is the introductianory class run by two instructors. In this course you will learn about the importance of all fundamentals such as color, light or shape. You willl learn how to study efficiently and how to use references. This class is essential and recommended to anyone who want to paint or draw with digital medias.

Class main features:
-Understanding color, light, forms by intense trainings from references
-Composition, and thumbnailing sketching
-Applying knowledge from studies

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Time: Saturday 10am - 1:00pm
First Class: 7th July 2018
Class length: 6 weeks
Instructor: Michal Kus
Price: $550
Location: "Focal Point", Gdynia Film School
plac Grunwaldzki 2, 81-372 Gdynia, Poland

This is a perfect class to start your journey in becoming a successful concept artist and designer. You will learn the fundamentals of perspective that helps you to draw in 2d while thinking in 3d space.

Class main features:
- Drawing base shapes from different angles
- Making perspective grids and understanding its space.
- Understanding form by training to draw more complicated shapes in perspective and space.

 

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Time: Saturday 2pm - 5pm
First Class: 7th July 2018
Class length: 6 weeks
Instructor: Darek Zabrocki
Price: $550
Location: "Focal Point", Gdynia Film School
plac Grunwaldzki 2, 81-372 Gdynia, Poland

This is an ideal option for anyone who want to become an environment designer.
Thanks to that class you will learn all important principles that help you understand how to create believeable location. You will learn how to achieve interesting and realistic compositions with simple shapes.

Class main features:
-Understanding importance of composition
-Developing your shape language
-Learning architectural basics
-Designing with light and shadow
 


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Time: Friday 2pm - 5pm
First Class: 6th July 2018
Class length: 8 weeks
Instructor: Darek Zabrocki/Michal Kus
Price: $800
Location: "Focal Point", Gdynia Film School
plac Grunwaldzki 2, 81-372 Gdynia, Poland

Advanced version of the class on Digital Painting. You willl learn how to use Photoshop on the expert level and how to get ready to create top quality presentations of your works.

Class main features:
-Color, light and values studies from photos/movie stills
-Composition, and thumbnailing sketching
-Applying knowledge from studies
-Mastering your photoshop skills “brushes, patterns, textures, industry tips
-Creating portfolio ready presentation

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Time: Sunday 10am - 1pm
First Class: 8h July 2018
Class length: 8 weeks
Instructor: Michal Kus
Price: $800
Location: "Focal Point", Gdynia Film School
plac Grunwaldzki 2, 81-372 Gdynia, Poland

Draw and design with 2d techniques like a pro! Thanks to this advanced class you will get ready to generate original and complex designs in great presentable and understandable way for futher development in production pipeline. It is a must for anyone who is aiming for clean and production ready concepts.

Class main features:
-Mastering 2d skills
-Drawing and understanding complex shapes in perspective
-Designing in perspective
 

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Time: Sunday 2pm - 5pm
First Class: 8th July 2018
Class length: 8 weeks
Instructor: Darek Zabrocki
Price: $800
Location: "Focal Point", Gdynia Film School
plac Grunwaldzki 2, 81-372 Gdynia, Poland

This is the next level class for one aiming to become an expert in designing environments. Do you want to work in film and game industry? Do you want to learn all essential techniques and tricks concept artists use to create breathtaking worlds? This class is for you!

Class main features:
-Mastering your knowledge on designing environments
-Creating "believeable" and "functional" locations
-Using advanced techniques and mixing 2d & 3d methods
-Working on hi-level environment concepts in production pipeline


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Intro to 3D techniques for Design process

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Vehicle and Automotive Design

 

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Film Keyframes Design