Category Archives: Drawing

Drawings of Dogs for the Year of the Dog 2018!

COSTUME CARNIVAL: Summer of Love (Saturday, March 25)

The Art of Andreas Deja at the Walt Disney Family Museum (Mar 23, 2017 – Oct 4, 2017)

Explore the dynamic work of one of the most accomplished and versatile character animators of our time: Andreas Deja. This unique exhibition showcases original works on paper and maquettes of Deja’s most iconic Disney characters, from menacing villains Scar and Jafar and larger-than-life muscle men Gaston and Hercules, to the much beloved Mama Odie and […]

ONSITE Figure Drawing Workshops from ALL DEPARTMENTS (Spring 2017)


“Moana” Animation Tests by Randy Haycock

From Randy Haycock’s YouTube Channel: A traditionally animated character exploration test. I was showing how Moana should play with her hair. This is very difficult to do in CG, but we wanted it to be a part of her character. Another Moana test showing how her hair should move in the wind. A Moana test […]


From our Modeling Coordinator, Sarafina Murphy-Gibson. Nightmares do come true! Don’t miss out on the fall Costume Carnival that promises sinister pleasures and macabre delights. Witches, demons and fairies oh my! Thanks for the awesome poster Juan Cadena!

FALL 2016 Model Workshops

If you need to practice your figure drawing skills this semester, here are some workshops from multiple departments that can help you!  

Digital Painting Videos by Arash Rod

One of our alumni, Arash Rod, has recently made a couple of videos demonstrating his digital painting process in Photoshop. For more paintings and videos, please subscribe to his YouTube channel or check out this link :

1 Day Workshop with Kim Jung Gi in San Francisco (8/13, Saturday)

Kim Jung Gi is coming to the Bay Area!  This will be Kim’s only appearance in Bay Area during his U.S. visit in 2016. In this workshop, Master Kim will share his working methods and techniques in creating visual direction through compositions, perspective, human anatomy and drawing techniques.  In addition, master Kim will share his […]