Course overview Course overview
Create a strong foundation
Learn the basics of art as well as the subtle details and differences in techniques and approaches. Rob Chang breaks down each principle, idea, and theory in visual communication in an organized, step-by-step manner. This way you can understand each layer as you go. Artists at any skill level can benefit from this discussion and become a better artist. *Note: Please visit http://www.cgsociety.org/training/course/becoming-a-better-artist for the full course description | The course format is custom per instructor preference (see format description below) | At the end of this course, you'll have the opportunity to join a Student Alumni lounge set-up and hosted by the instructor.
Environment design WHAT YOU’LL LEARN
The more you know, the better.
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Lectures by Rob Chang
Rob Chang is an artist, writer/director, composer/songwriter, and photographer. He has worked for clients such as Sirius Entertainment, Dark Horse Comics, Malibu Graphics, Innovation, Red Orb, 3DO, Z-Axis, iWin, Sony Pictures Imageworks, and more. His titles include Panzer Cops, Robotech:Invid Wars, Avenue-X, Prince of Persia 3D, Battletanx: Global Assault, Dave Mirra's Freestyle BMX 1&2, Risk, Battleship: Fleet Command, Polly Pride, Spiderman 3, Surf's Up, and much more.
August 6th - October 22nd
fall TERM Registration
Jennifer Kapila / Winter 2017
I've never taken a CGMA course before but Rob has set the bar very high. I've taken other non-CGMA courses - online and live, visual art or writing-related - that I rated as quite good. They cost maybe half or a bit more than half this course but didn't offer even a fraction of the insight and dedication Rob provided.
Desiree Bencosme / Summer 2017
I asked Rob anything -- he responded well within 24 hours with helpful and encouraging answers.
Tim Murphy / Summer 2017
In all my schooling, I have only had a few teachers that have had Rob's clear care for his students and their growth. He re lit the fire in my to pursue art when I was moments away from quitting for good.
JP Burwell / Winter 2017
-- Rob always responded to students in a prompt manner. Rob is an excellent instructor and helped guide me with a much needed artistic push. I have already recommended this class to friends.
Yoon Lee / Spring 2017
The instructor is fantastic in his dedication and thoroughness. I only wish I'd convinced myself to take this course earlier.
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