Animation Seminar with Eric Goldberg, John Pomeroy, Aaron Blaise

Disney Feature Animators/Directors Headline ProWeekend Animation Seminar

Be Inspired, Meet & Learn from Animators/Directors at the ProWeekend Animation Seminar Have you ever wondered how animated films are made?  Get the inside scoop when animators and animator/directors who have worked at Disney, Universal Studios and Don Bluth Productions describe their experience and demonstrate their craft at the ProWeekend Animation Seminar. The weekend of June 12-13, [...]

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ProWeekend Animation Seminar Update – Lipscomb Press Release

‘Frozen’ illustrator, Disney animators and character designers headline animation and illustration workshop hosted by Lipscomb University Oct. 25-26 Claire Keane, designer for ‘Frozen,’ ‘Tangled’ and granddaughter of ‘The Family Circus’ comic strip creator Bill Keane, among featured artists NASHVILLE (Sept. 30, 2014) – Animators, illustrators and character designers will have a unique opportunity to learn [...]

John Pomeroy Interview

John Pomeroy, animation legend, interviewed by Tom Bancroft

Taught By A Pro President, Tom Bancroft, sat down with animation legend John Pomeroy.  John Pomeroy talked about his influences and suggestions for aspiring animators.  John also shared stories about his animation career, working at Disney and what he learned from Disney’s nine old men of animation. See John’s online animation courses Overlapping Action 1, Overlapping Action [...]

Announcing New Online Art School

Tom Bancroft, well known author and animator, has teamed up with Rich Lanam, an educational technology executive, to start an online art school called Taught By A Pro (www.TaughtByAPro.com). Tom’s work has been included in Disney animation favorites Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, The Lion King, Mulan, and many others. He has also written the [...]