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 & […]

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 […]

Adobe @project1324 challenges @sisleranimation students

Characters exist all around us! Adobe 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? Title your […]

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 […]

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. […]

Be The Next Sisler-VFS Scholarship Student!

VFS has more than $500,000 in scholarships to give away to Canada’s most creative and aspiring talents. Have you always felt creative and expressive? Are you a storyteller? An artist? An innovator? Join Vancouver actress Brittany Hobson on Oct. 25 from 9 a.m. until noon for a fun and informative […]

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

Are you passionate about the look and appeal of characters, environments, creatures and animation? Sisler IDM,s  Concept Art course provides the opportunity for students to explore a blend of digital image creation techniques and traditional theory to create original characters, scenes, settings, props, environments and concepts for animations and games. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

What an Amazing Evening at #MovieNightsCA #Winnipeg

Thanks Manitoba Film & Music for an amazing opportunity to celebrate Canadian Film The Manitoba film industry is busy, going by the $120 million dollars worth of production the province has hosted in the past year. But Manitoba film isn’t necessarily glamorous. Films get made. They often play festivals. Occasionally, […]

24 hours until our Animation Jam – update to schedule

See you on Monday in room 57 March 6-7, 2017 with special guest: Disney animator Trent Correy MAniJam (Manitoba Animation Jam Out Session) is a creative challenge brought to you by Sisler IDM & Trent Correy. Student film-makers, animators & artists will be challenged to create animations in just 3 hours (sort of! remember School […]

Final Checklist for Animation Jam (March 6 & 7)

We are so excited to have 56 Sisler IDM & Winnipeg School Division students learning from Disney animator Trent Correy March 6-7, 2017 checklist MAniJam (Manitoba Animation Jam Out Session) is a creative challenge brought to you by Sisler IDM & Trent Correy. Student film-makers, animators & artists will be challenged to create animations in […]

Are you graduating from high school this year? Get Creative! Get Industry ready @SislerIDM

or graduated from high school in 2016, 2015, 2014?  Are you under the age of 21?  Do you want to prepare for a career in the Creative Industry?   Register for the Interactive Digital Media Pathway (4 classes for free) at Sisler High School today.  Limited spots available. Prepare yourself for a […]

Sisler IDM course codes & step by step registration instructions

SISLER HIGH SCHOOL CREATIVE INDUSTRY COURSES Here are some tips when you are registering online: Select ‘Sisler’ as school first, All IDM course with “DM” codes can be easily found under the Vocational category All ICT classes are split into 2 half credit codes.  Students must select both. ICT classes may […]

Mandatory meeting for all Sisler students participating in the Animation Jam

Mandatory meeting for all Sisler students Your spot may be given away if you do not show up to the meeting. Tuesday, February 28, 11:45 am Room 57 Meeting Agenda: What to expect Schedule for the 2 days Notes to teachers Lunches What to bring Spot confirmation Animation Jam Information: March […]

Freeze Frame Education presents “Explore the Ocean” in VR w/ NFB & Jac Gautreau @ SislerIDM on March 8

Join us at Sisler IDM for “The Ocean School”  Virtual Reality presentation on March 8. This workshop is being offered by Freeze Frame Education, On Screen Manitoba, the National Film Board and Jac Gautreau. Instructor:  Jac Gautreau, NFB / ONF Location: Room 57, Sisler High School Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2017 Time: […]

Updated Schedule- Manitoba Animation Jam @ Sisler

Registration has opened for Sisler High School’s IDM “Mani-Jam” (Manitoba Animation Jam Session) March 6-7, 2017 with special guest: Disney animator Trent Correy MAniJam (Manitoba Animation Jam Out Session) is a creative challenge brought to you by Sisler IDM & Trent Correy. Student film-makers, animators & artists will be challenged to create animations in […]

Update – From the Canadian Prairies to Pixar & The Technology Challenges when creating the Good Dinosaur – March 1

Join us @ Sisler IDM for a Talk with Pixar’s Sanjay Bakshi on March 1 Workshop Details: Delivered by Pixar’s Sanjay Bakshi room 57 March 1 @ 10:45 am. Talk Topics: From the Canadian Prairies to Pixar The Technology Challenges when creating the Good Dinosaur Sanjay in the News: Interview: […]

Get Creative & Industry Ready! Sisler IDM Open House – Feb 23

The Sisler IDM Advantage Check out our Open House on Thursday, February 23 between 6:00 – 9:00 pm VFS-SISLER IDM SCHOLARSHIPS: – Unlimitd Merit scholarships up to $5,100 – Two Excellence in Media scholarships of $3,000 – One Horizon scholarship up to $17,550 – One Women in Acting scholarship of $3,000 […]