Join us for the second installment of “Master Animation with Mikros,” a masterclass series dedicated to exploring the intricacies of animation and visual storytelling. We are thrilled to feature Anju Dev, Surfacing Supervisor, and Namya Rathanakar, Modeling Artist as our speakers for the upcoming episode on Modeling and Texturing.
In this session, Anju and Namya will delve into texturing and 3D character modeling. They will introduce you to the crucial role of establishing strong foundations in modeling and texturing, essential for achieving lifelike and expressive character animation.
This webinar presents an outstanding opportunity for aspiring artists to gain valuable insights into the dynamic role of modeling and texturing artists, tips for creating the best models and textures, and immerse themselves in the captivating art of modeling and texturing. We invite you to participate in this masterclass to enhance your understanding of modeling and texturing in CG animation.
About the speakers:
Anju Dev has a 15-year legacy with Technicolor, and a wealth of experience in animation. She currently leads over 30 artists as they create amazing textures for assets. She has worked on a variety of animation styles and projects over the years, including Orion and the Dark, Star Trek: Prodigy, Spirit Riding Free, The Adventures of Puss in Boots, Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness, The Penguins of Madagascar, Wallykazam!, Back at the Barnyard, Voltron, and The Mr. Peabody and Sherman Show. She is also a passionate painter in her free time, continuing to put her Fine Arts background/education to use.
Namya Rathanakar has always had a passion for art and it led her to make a major career shift to become an Artist at Mikros Animation. She left her role as a software engineer to pursue an animation course before joining an animation studio. She has spent the last five years continuously improving her modeling skills to create remarkable characters and environments for major episodic and feature productions.