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Stop Motion Animation


Stop Motion Animation is the art of using sequences of still images to create a moving scene. In the Track you will learn the basics of Stop Motion, including story writing, simple post-production, character manipulation, staging and walk cycles. In addition, you will also learn advanced techniques of Stop Motion, including gesture drawing, timing, overlapping action, detailed emotion, lighting and color theory.

Age Group

10 through 13 (5th Grade - 8th Grade)

Who will like this Course?

Anyone who marvels at Animation and wonders what is takes to create such amazing movies.

Recommended Prerequisites

Basic understanding of PC or Mac operating system and familiarity with Internet.

June 1 - 11 - Monday to Thursday - Two Weeks

UH-Downtown (Afternoon Session 1 pm to 4 pm)
Our Lady of the Lake University - Houston Campus (Morning Session 9 am to 12 noon)

June 15 - 25 - Monday to Thursday - Two Weeks

Cornerstone Christian Academy (Afternoon Session 1 pm to 4 pm)

June 29 - July 9 - Monday to Thursday - Two Weeks

Faith West School (Afternoon Session 1 pm to 4 pm)
Nolan Ryan Jr. High School (Morning Session 9 am to 12 noon)

Morning or Afternoon Session (TWO weeks)

Tuition: $ 325

On or Before March 31, 2020
$ 295
April 1, 2020 to May 18, 2020
$ 305
On or After May 19, 2020
$ 325

University of Houston-Downtown
1 Main Street, Suite 716N
Houston, TX 77004
(713) 221-8032

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