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, […]

What’s the Difference Between UI and UX? What to Tell Your Client if They Ask You This

source:  https://blogs.adobe.com/creativecloud/whats-the-difference-between-ui-and-ux-what-to-tell-your-client-if-they-ask-you-this/?segment=design&trackingid=MC95SPPL&mv=email Whether we like it or not, “what’s the difference between UI and UX” is a very common question. I would even risk saying that it’s among the very first questions people ask when they are introduced to the terms “UX” and “UI.” “Both start with the letter U, right? […]

The REEL PRIDE Film Festival wishes to encourage you to submit to the 14th annual Canadian LGBTTQ* Short Film Competition.

ABOUT THE REEL PRIDE SHORT FILMS COMPETITION The Reel Pride Film Festival will be celebrating its 32nd year in Winnipeg, October 16th to 21th, 2017.  We are excited to be hosting our 14th Annual Canadian LGBTTQ* Short Film Competition.  All films will be screened by the festival’s advisory committee and […]

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 […]

Register today for the upcoming FTM Adobe Flash Lab workshop

Adobe Flash Lab: Applications & Usages for Media Professionals In partnership with Manito Media & Loogaroo Animation Monday, August 14th – Friday, August 18th 5:00pm – 9:30pm Universite de Saint-Boniface – 200 Avenue de la Cathedrale | Room TBD $90 Are you an artist looking to advance your skills in […]

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 […]

The Big Picture Airs June 26 @ 11:00 am

Set your DVRs for our first TV pilot show on June 26. The four 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 […]

The Big Picture Air Dates & Times on Shaw TV

Set you PVRs for the Big Picture on Shaw TV The Big Picture Air Dates & Times: June 26, 11:00am; 6:30pm June 27, 8:00pm June 28, 3:30am, 10:30am, 2:30pm. 4:30pm June 29, 3:30pm June 30, 2:00am. 11:30am, 10:00pm July 1, 6:00pm, 11:30pm July 2, 10:30am, 5:00pm Trailer from Sisler IDM […]

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, […]

Lunch and Learn: Using Personal Branding to Land Your Dream Job

Looking for work can be stressful, especially when you don’t know where to start. Most companies expect a robust work history and a high degree of professionalism from any candidate, and it can be hard to wow a potential boss or client unless you have a solid online reputation to […]

Congrats to our next generation of @VFS students on receiving over $53K in scholarships

Meet the next generation of @VFS scholarship winning students from our @SislerIDM program. This year these five Sisler students will be receiving $53,800.00 in VFS scholarships Scholarship Information: Kara Vallaga will be receiving over $17,650 to study VFX & 3D Animation, Czarina Ramos will be receiving $13,100 to study Programming […]

Luminance is Looking for Filmmakers

Are you a filmmaker who wants to change the world? Are you as comfortable in front of the camera as you are behind it? Do you dream of adventure? We’re looking for you. WHAT IS LUMINANCE? Luminance is a social engagement platform that uses the mobilizing power of video storytelling […]

IATSE 856 info session – Wednesday in room 57

If you’re a hard-working, professional, and passionate film lover over the age of 17, now is the time to get your start in Manitoba’s $125 million film industry! On Wednesday May 31st at 11:45 a.m. we will meet in room 57 to discuss available jobs and requirements, how to apply […]

Thank you for making 2016-17 the best year ever!

Many thanks for the amazing support in 2016-17 Thank you to all of our educational partners and friends for making a difference in clearing a pathway to the Creative Industry.  We really appreciate your support by providing skill development workshops, supporting us online, inspiring our students through educational talks, welcoming us into your studios, […]

The ABCs of Motion Graphics with CBC designer Earl Cabuhat

Thanks Earl Cabuhat for an amazing session on Friday. Earl mentored our students through the educational pathways the industry, interviewing, persistence and dedication. emphasized The ABCs of Motion .. Always Appropriate , Best Behaviour and Consider Capability.   Check out BBC Gel’s the ABCs of Motion:  http://www.bbc.co.uk/gel/articles/abcs-of-motion Adobe education tips […]