Course overview Course overview
Use color and light to convey mood & story
The Art of Color and Light is an exploration in the properties of color and light under a variety of conditions. This is an essential stage in concept art that develops mood and communicates the narrative of the story by means of visual cues.
Environment design WHAT YOU’LL LEARN
The more you know, the better.
Bringing out the best in talent
Lectures by Marco Bucci
Marco Bucci is an Illustrator & Lead Color Artist, for the past decade, Marco's commercial experience has ranged widely: from animation, to advertising, film, and picture books. He has worked as a lead color artist for companies such as Disney Publishing Worldwide, LucasArts, Mattel, GURU Studio, and C.O.R.E. Digital Pictures.
Lectures by Marco Bucci
Chris Brock is currently working as a Visual Development Artist on DreamWorks Animations upcoming film, "Abominable". Since 2006, Chris has been instrumental in the design and look of many of DreamWorks films such as Kung Fu Panda films 1,2 and 3, Boss Baby, Monsters Vs. Aliens, and Flushed Away. Prior to that Chris worked as a Background Painter on many other projects at Warner Brothers, Cartoon Network, DreamWorks and Disneytoon Studios including, "The Iron Giant", "Samurai Jack", "The Road to El Dorado and "Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas". Chris studied Illustration at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA
The Art Of Color And Light Student gallery
August 6th - October 22nd
fall TERM Registration
Andreas Hechtfischer / Summer 2017
One of the best CGMA courses I participated to, again a big thanks to Marco!
Farah Mérand / Spring 2017
he class has a really good presentation, there are a lot of exemples and differents materials that help us to understand, I really enjoyed this class. The instructor always give the feedback and answers quickly. It was really easy to communicate with him.
Allan Boulogne / Fall 2017
AMAZING instructor. Amazing class. After two years at some art college, he taught me more than i ever would have in the other college. You guys honestly have a keeper here. Best instructor for color and light I've had. He knows his stuff!
Alyssa Baker / Fall 2017
-the video feedback from Kristy was always fantastic.
Zachary Chapman / Fall 2017
She is very positive and encouraging, and is sensitive to the stylistic choices of the individual.
Karolina Węcka / Winter 2017
I think she did a great job. Helped me a lot.
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