Check out these amazing collaborative colour script pitches created by our Concept Art & Sound Design students

What an amazing three weeks of beat boards, storyboarding, character arc, and colour scripting Check out these amazing collaborative colour script pitches created by our Concept Art & Sound Design students. A Dog's Story – Colour Script Group Project from Sisler IDM on Vimeo.

Story Pitching & When in Doubt Box it Out Workshop with Tom Pajdlhauser

When in Doubt, Box it Box it out workshop by Tom Pajdlhauser When in Doubt Box It Out Workshop with Tomas Pajdlhauser from Sisler IDM on Vimeo. Workfile: Tom’s Workfile: Pitching Stories to Tomas:

Designing & Pitching Stories. A 3 Day workshop with @JamFilledStudio Tom Pajdlhauser Nov 13-15

The 3 day workshop will focus on creating appealing and effective storytelling pitches.  The focus will be on: how to visually plan a story what to highlight and feature when preparing a pitch understanding your market / demographic understanding your story and how to make others understand it with as […]

Thank You Doug Morrow for an amazing #Prosthetics #MovieMakeUp

Today @ SislerIDM students learned about Movie Magic Doug Morrow taking about cracking the movie industry @sisler_film @sislerhighschool #sisleranimation A post shared by Jamie Leduc (@jamiealeduc) on Nov 6, 2017 at 8:52am PST Serving the movie industry since 1991, Doug is involved with almost every aspect of creative makeup. From […]

A Talk on 24 months of Film School & Work with alumni Daniel Cochon

Learn about the exciting, yet exhausting pathway into the Film Industry Location and Time: Room 57 at lunch Topics of discussion: VFS Film Production program Graduting from VFS Finding work in the Manitoba Film Industry Roles in the Film Industry

Assassins Creed, Minions, Dark Souls! – Meet Freelance Animator Chris Darnbrough on Nov 3

Visit Redwood Studio 57 to register for Chris Darnbrough’s Character Concept Design Workshop Workshop Information: November 3rd Sisler’s Redwood Studio 57 Learn how the Creative Industry create & develop character design concepts.  This Hands-on workshop will begin with a 15-20 minute portfolio presentation, followed by a hands-on workshop and concludes with a Q […]

Halloween Quiz

Quiz 1 – Can you name the characters and people by the carved pumpkins? Quiz 2 – Can you pick the horror movies by their tagline? Quiz 1 – Can you decide which characters and beings are demons, ghosts, witches, werewolves or vampires?

3 day Concept Art & Animation Workshop with Tom Pajdlhauser from Nov 13-15

Visit me online: Location Design & Layout Hot Wheels The Origin of Awesome – The challenge in developing the look and feel of this project (movie, series & webisodes) was to create a world where the 3D Hot Wheels cars integrated into a 2D world of characters, twisting tracks, […]

Talk with Doug Morrow Prosthetic Designer & Movie Makeup Artist – Nov 6 @ 10:30

Prosthetic Designer – Movie Makeup Artist About Doug Morrow Serving the movie industry since 1991, I’m  involved with almost every aspect of creative makeup. From beauty and character to puppets and prosthetics. I credit my mentors for fueling this great passion and for teaching me the most important thing about movie […]

2017-18 VFS Scholarships

KEEP CONNECTED WITH POTENTIAL SCHOLARSHIPS In June of 2018, Vancouver Film School will be granting over $78,000 in scholarships to Sisler IDM graduates to study Programming, Game Design, Sound Design. Film, VFX, Animation, Concept Art & 3D Animation between 2015-17, over $165,000 in scholarships were given to 21 Sisler grads. Student […]

3 @SislerAnimation win @Adobeedu @project1324 #itsAlive challenge

Congrats Mary Frando, Ethan Ani & Kelly Abalus Sisler students win international design challenge open for all creative artists About Project 1324 It’s Alive: It’s Alive! Find characters in everyday objects Characters exist all around us! Project 1324 challenges creatives to find characters in everyday objects. Start by capturing […]

School Creative & Vancouver Animation Industry Workshop

An interactive talk with Paul and Jessie from School Creative Monday, Oct 23 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 […]

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 […]

Day 2 – Getting animated @VFS #Winnipeg bootcamp

Day 02 – Rough Animations & Posing Intro to lesson: This class will cover the posing and rough animation process. Students will be making rough drawings and timing charts to help plan their final animation. They will also begin posing to start blocking out their action. Lunch Discussion: Q & […]

Day 1 – @VFS workshop resources

Day 1 descriptor: The introductory class will go over setting up Flash preferences to better optimize Flash for animation while also familiarizing the students with the Flash interface. Once the class has setup their preferences, they will learn how to construct a character in Flash that will be usable for […]