Professional Training Masterclasses

High quality masterclasses in animation, VFX and illustration for visual art professionals who need further training

Professional Training Masterclasses

Masterclasses at The Animation Workshop are short, intensive and highly concentrated courses taught through lectures and practical exercises. The instructors are industry professionals and thus the masterclasses always reflect the newest industry standards.

Professional Training Masterclasses

  • About

    The Animation Workshop, Center for Animation, Visualization, and Digital Storytelling supports the development and financing stages of a series of professional training masterclasses in various topics related to animation, VFX and illustration. Normally the masterclasses are taking place at The Animation Workshop/VIA University College or at other locations and are open for participation by anyone who shows sufficient skills in the subject of each masterclass, but companies also have the option to buy a masterclass on a topic of their choice for their staff. Professional Training department relies on a vast international network of exceptionally skilled animation and film professionals, which ensures highly relevant teaching of the best quality. The most recent masterclasses offered by the Professional Training department were:

    • Concept art: Vehicle Design
    • Cinematic Storytelling
    • Houdini • Illustration
    • World Building
    • Gouache Painting
    • Stop Motion with Clyde Henry
  • Partners

    Creative Europe Media

    Creative Europe MEDIA

    Website

    The MEDIA sub-programme of Creative Europe supports the EU’s film and audiovisual industries financially in the development, distribution and promotion of their work. It helps to launch projects with a European dimension and nurtures new technologies; it enables European films and audiovisual works including feature films, television drama, documentaries and new media to find markets beyond national and European borders; it funds training and film development schemes

    The Danish Film Institute

    Det Danske Filminstitut

    Website

    The Danish Film Institute is the national agency for funding and promoting Danish film and cinema culture.

    Nordisk Film Foundation

    Website

    The mission of the Nordisk Film Foundation is to encourage initiatives that develop and shed light on talents of international standing.

    Filmkopi

    Arsenalet

    Arsenalet

    Website

    Arsenalet is a commercial foundation established in 2011 by Viborg Municipality, Viborg Business Council and The Animation Workshop. With a dedicated focus on visual industries, Arsenalet has a clear directive to serve as the best possible place in Denmark to grow your creative concept or company.

    Anis

    The Danish Animation Society

    Website

    ANIS was formed to unite Danish animation professionals and thereby strengthen their collective goals.

    Vision Denmark

    Vision Denmark

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    Vision Denmark – Creative Business Alliance. The ambition is that Denmark will be a powerhouse for digital visual growth – a World Center of Digital Excellence. Vision Denmark is launched so that Denmark can use the competences, products and services of the digital, visual industry in all digital transition and for new digital growth.

  • Testimonials

  • Contact

    Per Kristensen is Project Manager at The Professional Training Department

    Per Kristensen

    Project Manager, Professional Training

    T: +45 87 55 49 55

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    Maria Skov Pedersen is a teacher and coordinator at The Drawing Academy and Professional Training

    Maria Skov Pedersen

    Coordinator and teacher at The Drawing Academy and Professional Training

    T: +45 87 55 49 44

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