Our 100 level courses are open to anyone who wishes to enroll—and they’re great for beginners all the way up to seasoned pros alike. Our Level 100 courses have no prerequisite requirement.
  • 6 Week Online Course

    Introduction to Figure Drawing & Anatomy

    Instructor: Phillip Sevy

    Starts: May 12, 2020

    Jump into this in-depth study in drawing and constructing the human form and learn how to render phenomenal human images without the aid of photographic reference!

  • 5 Week Online Course

    Illustration 102: Introduction to Perspective & Environments

    Instructor: Phillip Sevy

    In this five-week course, pro comic penciler Phillip Sevy (Tomb Raider, Magdalena, The House) teaches you all the necessary tools and tricks for learning perspective and creating environments through illustration.

  • 6 Week Online Course

    Screenwriting 103: Writing for Animation

    Instructor: Zac Atkinson

    Learn how to translate your ideas for TV shows, movies, and short films into professional scripts! This six-week course covers everything you need to know to start writing your own screenplay.

  • 6 Week Online Course

    Art of Animation 102: Introduction to Animating

    Instructor: Owen Welsh

    In this six-week course, pro character designer Owen Welsh teaches you all the necessary tools and tricks to create model sheets for character designs.

  • 6 Week Online Course

    Designing Great Characters

    Instructor: Owen Welsh

    Developed by Andy Schmidt and Owen Welsh (Sims 2, Sims 3, MySims 2, MySims 3, Hellgate London), this six-week intensive class for character designers teaches you all the necessary fundamental elements for not only designing characters but how to lay them out on a model sheets.

  • 6 Week Online Course

    Screenwriting 101: Introduction to Screenwriting

    Instructor: James Janowsky

    In this six-week course, screenwriter and educator James Janowsky teaches you all the necessary tools and tricks to strategize and write an effective screen story.

Our 200 Level courses move beyond the basics, teaching higher level skills and craft as well as diving deeper into the industry as a whole. Please check your course’s “Requirements” tab for any prerequisites.
  • 5 Week Online Course

    Illustration 201: Advanced Figure Drawing & Construction

    Instructor: Phillip Sevy

    Advanced Figure Drawing is an exciting course of study in adapting the dynamic human figure to comic book art!

  • 7 Week Online Course

    Illustration 203: Introduction to Comic Book Inking & Rendering

    Instructor: Phillip Sevy

    In a comprehensive seven weeks of instruction and interaction with professional artist Phillip Sevy, this course covers the fundamentals of the inking stage and polished pencil rendering for comics. This course concludes with a final assignment and personal critique from the instructor.

  • 7 Week Online Course

    Art of Animation 203: Introduction to Storyboarding

    Instructor: Owen Welsh

    Developed by Andy Schmidt and Owen Welsh (Sims 2, Sims 3, MySims 2, MySims 3, Hellgate London, and many more), this seven-week, intensive class for storyboarding teaches you all the necessary tools and tricks to interpret words into powerful pictures.

  • 7 Week Online Course

    Screenwriting 201: Advanced Screenwriting

    Instructor: James Janowsky

    In this seven-week course, writer and educator James Janowsky teaches you how to effectively strategize, prepare and ultimately write a professional and engaging feature length screenplay.

Our 300 Level courses are our “Go Pro!” line up—designed for those who are determined to reach a professional level of work and understanding of the industry and freelance business. Please check your course’s “Requirements” tab for any prerequisites.
  • 8 Week Online Course

    Comics Storytelling & Illustration 301: Live Studio Experience

    Instructor: Phillip Sevy

    Developed by Andy Schmidt and artist Phillip Sevy (Tomb Raider, Magdalena, The House) and many more), this eight-week intensive class for artists takes each student through a virtual studio development program, addresses their goals, and provides student-specific direction for their prospective career.