8 month, 6 month or 3 month online course options. All specialising in realistic VFX animation.
Personal bespoke tutoring covering all the essential skills and techniques required to produce great character performance.
Personal tutoring in small classes averaging three students. Classes are held in Hertforshire, UK (Met Line) bi-monthly, see site for next dates.
Come and use our beautiful realistic creature rigs, free fur render included on all online courses.
The tutors at Animation A Team are all widely experienced in animation for film, games and special effects. Working on a variety of projects ranging from Hollywood blockbusters to children’s films, the team of tutors at our animation school have impressive portfolios and a range of skills to pass on to you.
For more information about the experience and education of our tutors, view the profiles of Rob Hemmings, Darren Rodriguez, Chuck Duke and Alex Williams below.
Rob has 18 years experience in the 3D industry, over 10 of these as a specialist visual effects creature animator on feature films, companies worked at include: Henson’s Creature Shop, MillFilm, MPC, Framestore and Double Negative. Previously a Senior, Lead and Animation Supervisor on a wide range on movies including the first four Potter movies, Hellboy II, The Dark Knight, AvP, 10000BC, his most recent film project was John Carter where he worked as Animation Supervisor with Pixar director Andrew Stanton, before leaving to setup the Online Creature Animation School.
Over the past 20 years Chuck has had the privilege to learn from the very best in the Stop-Motion industry. From legendary puppet animator, Phil Tippett to Directors Henry Selick, Wes Anderson and Tim Burton. Chuck has contributed to such celebrated Stop-Motion features as “James and the Giant Peach“, “Fantastic Mr Fox“, and recently released, “Frankenweenie”. Chuck is currently working at Phil Tippetts studio in San Francisco.