Stop-Motion Animation Production Camp 2019

Have you ever wondered what goes into making an animated film? Are you curious about making your own movie? Building your own characters? Creating a screenplay? And putting it all together to make an entire film?

At TADC Film School Fun 2019 you can be part of an animation production team and learn animation movie skills! You’ll get experience drawing, designing, animating and building as you work with a team to produce a film together. Learn how to sync your voice to animation, storyboard a story, create characters, build scenery, light sets, and animate characters.  Share your creation with family and friends at a film screening at a film screening! With high-end equipment and an experienced teacher in animation technique, RAC’s Film School Fun camp is one of the few film camps available across the country. Join us and learn film making skills you can take into your future!

2019 Instructor

Your Instructor will be Kelly Schrandt, a 7th and 8th grade S.T.E.A.M. teacher at Stewartville Middle School. Over the last three years, Kelly developed the S.T.E.A.M. curriculum featuring the use of 3D printers and a 3d print lab. In addition to his current teaching post, he has worked with students across all grade levels in programs such as Camp Invention, the National Inventor’s Hall of Fame and Zumbro Education District’s Gifted and Talented Day Camp. Kelly has also mentored high school students in the Minnesota Institute for Talented Youth. Kelly’s education background spans both Sciences and Arts experiences, including a B.F.A. in 3D Animation (97′), a B.A. in K-6 elementary instruction, a Grade 5-8 science licensure, and a M.A. in Education. His professional development experience also includes 2013-2014 N.S.T.A. New Science Teacher Fellowship and 2016 Honeywell Educators at Space Academy. Kelly is committed to teaching youth how sciences and the arts can inform one another through the use of imaginative activities, innovative tools and technologies and the joy of learning and exploring.

2019 Dates

Session 1: Grades 4-6June 10 – June 149am – 3pm$250 RAC Member
$300 Non Member
Session 2: Grades 7-8June 24 – June 289am – 3pm$250 RAC Member
$300 Non Member
Session 3: Grades 4-6July 8 – July 129am – 3pm$250 RAC Member
$300 Non Member
Session 4: Grades 7-8July 15 – July 199am – 3pm$250 RAC Member
$300 Non Member
Session 5: Grades 9-12July 22 – July 269am – 3pm$250 RAC Member
$300 Non Member

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This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a Minnesota State Arts Board Operating Support grant, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.