See you at CTN!
We're excited to announce Blue Sky's 2019 CTN Animation eXpo schedule! But most importantly, we're excited to see you there!
Friday November 22nd
Spies in Disguise: Acting in Storyboarding
With Storyboard Artist Heather Larkin
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Character, and therefore character performance, provides audiences with an emotional connection to the story. Sharing examples from Spies in Disguise, Blue Sky Studios Story Artist, Heather Larkin, will discuss how she uses acting choices to design her characters’ performances as well as walk the audience through her workflow for bringing boards to life.
Saturday, November 23rd
Spies in Disguise: Animating with Style
11:30am - 12:30pm
Blue Sky Studios Senior Animator Matt Munn and Lead Animator Stewart Shaw, will discuss the animation and performance style of Spies in Disguise. From early tests through final shots, they will share the principles and practices behind the look and feel of the film.
Demo Reels and Recruiting - How to Get and Keep Your Dream Job
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join recruiters from major studios across the animation industry as they share how to nail your interview, polish your demo reel, and get the job you've always dreamed about.
Moderated by Sir Wade Neistadt
Panelists: Shawn Kelly (Associate Animation Supervisor at Industrial Light and Magic), Robin Linn (Animation Talent Development Recruiter at Netflix), Deb Stone (Director of Recruiting & Talent Development at Blue Sky Studios), Lori Beck (Senior Recruiter at Industrial Light and Magic).
Spies in Disguise: Developing Character Designs
Sunday, November 24th
How to Interpret Your Reference for Animation
2:30am - 3:30pm