The Heroine’s Journey

Ages
Grades 5–8
Date
Mon–Fri | Jul 8–19 | 9am–4pm
Cost
$700 members | $800 non-members
Location
Learning Center

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In various films, the audience is usually introduced to a hero, who we follow through an epic tale of adventure. However, what happens when that hero is female? Come take the first step on an incredible two-week journey as we look at what it means to be a woman in animation. Students will design their own female lead character while studying narrative structure, fairy tales, writing tropes and stereotypes in animated films. After developing storyboards and character designs, students will then transform their sketches into a 3D maquette. A showcase of all student work will be held at the end of the two-week class. 

Please Note: This summer class is for girls and individuals who self-identify as female.

Scholarship Opportunities

The scholarship deadline for summer classes 2019 has passed. Thank you for your interest in our programs. We encourage you to apply to any one of our other classes during the regular school year, and to come back in early next year to apply for summer classes 2020.

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