Appreciate inspiring digital characters created by our Concept Art students

About It’s Alive: Characters exist all around us! Project 1324 challenges creatives to find characters in everyday objects. Start by capturing a place or moment from your everyday world. Create a character from an inanimate object in this scene. If the object had a voice, what would it sound like? […]

Day 3 – Last day of the VFS Animation Bootcamp

Thanks for participating in the last day of the VFS Animation Bootcamp In the final class students will be given a scene file similar to one they would receive on a production. They will then be tasked with animating that scene going from rough to final finished animation. Day 03 […]

INKtober has finally begun for @SislerAnimation students…ink on

Rules: 1) Make a drawing in ink (you can do a pencil under-drawing if you want). Post it online Hashtag it with #inktober and #inktober2017, Handles (tag) @INKtober @sisleranimation Repeat Note: you can do it daily, or go the half-marathon route and post every other day, or just do the […]

Are you thinking of applying to VFS? Meeting Oct 2 11:30 am Rm 57

Attend our VFS Info, Scholarship & Application Meeting on October 2 @ 11:50 am in room 57 Meeting will cover:  What to really expect! VFS Scholarships for SislerIDM students: Sisler High School and Vancouver Film School (VFS) has established the following educational media pathway scholarships applicable to the students entering […]

Animation Industry Power Q&A with School Creative – Oct 23 10:45

Animation Industry Power Q&A with SchoolCreative Instructor Jesse Daniel & Screenwriter Paul Donnett Join us for a video conference with Jesse and Paul on oct 23 @ 10:45 am in room 57.  Learn more about the real Animation industry in Vancouver. Learn more about School Creative  Did you know! So […]

Learn to Draw Disney Characters  with Paul Briggs in Room 57 @ 11:30 am

Sisler Animation students are welcome to participate in a online workshop with Disney artist Paul Briggs Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Paul Briggs will be live on Disney Facebook chatting and drawing characters from Frozen, Big Hero 6, Moana, and his new Artist Showcase book “Catch My Breath,” tomorrow at 11:30 […]

Applying to Red River College’s Digital Media Design Presentation

Program Info Session: Red River College Digital Media Design Presentation October 19, @ 10:45 am Room 57 Sign up in room 57 DMD Promo Video from DMD at Red River College on Vimeo.   DMD Overview http://me.rrc.mb.ca/catalogue/ProgramInfo.aspx?RegionCode=WPG&ProgCode=DIGDF-DP  Two-year diploma Three majors: Web Design, 3D Animation, Video and Motion Graphics September […]

Kickstart your animation career @VFS #Winnipeg bootcamp Oct 4-6

Prepare yourself for an animated future! Registration has opened. Sisler IDM and VFS Animation alumni Moises Lucero will guide students through an intensive bootcamp in room 57  starting October 4th.  The first 30 students to meet the registration requirements will learn what it means to be a VFS animation student. […]

Sisler IDM Redwood Studios, Animation & Film Production Studio T-Shirts on Sale today

Limited time order opportunity. 2017-18 Sisler IDM T-shirts will be available to order on September 6, 2017.  Please see Mr. Leduc for order forms.  T-shirts order forms and payment must be submitted by Friday, September 15.     T-Shirt Info: Black T-Shirts cost $20.00 White T-shirts cost $13.00 155 grams, […]

Updated Recommended School Supplies for Sisler IDM Classes

Are you taking any of the following courses? Here is your recommended school supply list Please take into consideration that it is recommended to purchase larger GB USBs/SD Cards if you are registered for multiple media classes.  Students may also bring their own device, but it is not needed.  Sisler HS is not […]

Mr. Leduc’s 2017 Grade 11 Intro to Animation Course Outline

ANHR35S/MOHR35S @ Sisler High School with Mr. Jamie Leduc This course will allow students to enter the creative world of animation. The main goal of the course is to develop the student’s creative skills while exploring the basics of animation, the principles of animation, rotoscoping, character animation, creating walk cycles, cell […]

Congrats Sisler IDM Alumni & VFS grad Aerron Tan

Congratulations Aerron Tan! 2016 SislerIDM grad, Aerron Tan, graduated from the VFS Game Design program.  Aerron’s final group projects finished with the #Best2DGame and #BestFinalProject at the VFS Pitch ‘N Play.      

Creativity: The Essential Future Job Skill

Creativity will clearly play a critical role in future careers—especially in jobs that don’t yet exist. CRITICAL THINKING, CREATIVE PROBLEM SOLVING, COMMUNICATION, COLLABORATIVE TEAM WORK, DIGITAL LITERACY and ENTREPRENEURSHIP all depend on it. ese skills are at the heart of what Adobe brings to education. source: http://ex-staticpages.s3.amazonaws.com/static_page_assets/marketing-resources/assets/PDF/Creativity-The-Essential-Future-Job-Skill.pdf Last year, we asked […]

Order you SislerIDM SignatureSoft T-shirts today

Limited time order opportunity. 2017-18 Sisler IDM T-shirts will be available to order on September 6, 2017.  Please see Mr. Leduc for order forms.  T-shirts order forms and payment must be submitted by Friday, September 15.     T-Shirt Info: Black T-Shirts cost $20.00 White T-shirts cost $13.00 155 grams, […]

Are you taking a Sisler Media Art class this Fall?

Here are the courses running in September of 2017 Includes period, teacher and room numbers We hope this helps you plan your daily school routine.   Mr. Galvao Mr.Haussler Mr. Leduc Mr. Dyck-Lyons Mr.Alibudbud Mr.Erickson Mr.  Slavicek Slot_A Graphics Grade 12 GRAR4S.01 Room 17 Graphics Grade 12 GRAR4S.02 Room 17 […]

Recommended School Supplies for Technology/Media Classes 2017-18

Are you taking any of the following courses? Here is your recommended school supply list Please take into consideration that it is recommended to purchase larger GB USBs/SD Cards if you are registered for multiple media classes.  Students may also bring their own device, but it is not needed.  Sisler HS is not […]

Graduation is not good-bye, it is one step closer to your dream!

Congratulations to our Vancouver Film School bound grads. Our magnificent seven received $70,000 in scholarships yesterday to study programming, classical animation, film, 3D animation, VFX, and concept art.

The Big Picture

4 Sisler IDM students registered their own company (Digital Dropkick Media), opened a bank account, got insurance, travelled Canada and received $20,000 in funding…and best of all, they told their story about trying to crack the creative industry. We hope you enjoy Ritvick, Kevin, Kara and Janelle’s story on Shaw […]

Dreams take flight on Shaw TV in June 2017

Watch Shaw TV in late June to see how four Winnipeg students face unique obstacles as they aspire to crack into the creative industry!   We are so excited to announce that the first ever pilot TV show will be broadcasted in late June on Shaw TV.  The Big Picture, […]