Experience VanArts Info Session and Workshops

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Vancouver Institute of Media Arts (“VanArts”) is hosting an info session and workshops on Saturday, and you’re invited! Learn about the thousands of creative jobs in Vancouver and how VanArts trains people to enter a career as a video game or visual effects (VFX) artist; 2D or 3D animator; online, radio or TV broadcaster; professional photographer; web developer/designer/marketer; or a professional actor!

Experience VanArts Info Session and Workshops

Where: VanArts – 570 Dunsmuir St, Vancouver
Register: FREE! RSVP online here

For over 20 years VanArts has been the launch point for new artistic and creative talent. This weekend, meet faculty and students, choose a workshop and experience what it’s like to be working in one of these industries.

Info Session
Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Brief presentation of VanArts programs and student work, with Q&A and faculty introduction

2:45pm to 4:00pm break out program workshops with Department Heads and Instructors

  • Acting lesson with industry professionals
  • Step-by-step process for 2D/3D character animation
  • Voice-over and green-screen filming in our broadcasting studio
  • Portrait lighting demo in our photography studio
  • 3D modeling & engines for video games
  • Green-screen visual effects compositing for film
  • Design and development for the web

Door prizes will also be given away during the event.

Win a VanArts Prize Pack

I’m giving away a VanArts bag full of prizes (valued at $200) to one lucky winner that includes:

  • 1 DVD of Wonder Woman (visual effects worked on by VanArts grads)
  • 1 FIFA 18 videogame (PS4 or Xbox One version, to be determined by winner)
  • 1 Season set of “Rick & Morty” (animation worked on by VanArts grads)
  • 1 DVD of “The X-Files” Season 10 (starring William Davis, founder of acting development at VanArts)

Here’s how you can enter to win:

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I will draw one winner at random from all entries on Friday, October 20, 2017 at 12:00pm. The prize package will be available for pick up at the VanArts Info Session on October 21st.

Follow VanArts on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for more information.

Update The winner is Casey!

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  1. OJTuesday, October 17th, 2017 — 1:10pm PDT

    Nice.. it’s great how many VFX things are connected to Vancouver

  2. StephanieTuesday, October 17th, 2017 — 1:32pm PDT

    I love arts and crafts!

  3. TravelbudsTuesday, October 17th, 2017 — 2:40pm PDT

    My son wants to be an animator. I will keep VanArts in mind for him as it sounds perfect.

  4. TaniaTuesday, October 17th, 2017 — 5:59pm PDT

    That sounds great!

  5. RinoTuesday, October 17th, 2017 — 6:02pm PDT

    My son would love this prize

  6. BevTuesday, October 17th, 2017 — 6:16pm PDT

    Would love to win this for my son! Awesome giveaway!

  7. Kim ReesTuesday, October 17th, 2017 — 6:42pm PDT

    What a fun prize pack for my very interested daughter!

  8. WendyTuesday, October 17th, 2017 — 8:08pm PDT

    This would be fantastic for my son in grade 12!

  9. EileenTuesday, October 17th, 2017 — 10:04pm PDT

    Great prize!

  10. Marisa. PTuesday, October 17th, 2017 — 10:51pm PDT

    I feel like I should go back to school now. I’d love to be this creative for work!

  11. ShelleyTuesday, October 17th, 2017 — 11:24pm PDT

    Fabulous prize!

  12. mumbawiremeshWednesday, October 18th, 2017 — 12:24am PDT

    I love creative for work

  13. banaraswala wirecraftWednesday, October 18th, 2017 — 12:36am PDT

    good artical

  14. mumbawiremeshWednesday, October 18th, 2017 — 12:45am PDT

    That sounds great!

  15. brandon ForsythWednesday, October 18th, 2017 — 12:51am PDT

    Great prize pack would love Fifa 18

  16. Casey MillerWednesday, October 18th, 2017 — 6:33am PDT

    Great! Our daughter is looking at studying at VanArts!

  17. StotesWednesday, October 18th, 2017 — 8:48am PDT

    This sounds great!

  18. Jason BWednesday, October 18th, 2017 — 10:42am PDT

    Great bday gifts.

  19. AlexWednesday, October 18th, 2017 — 1:39pm PDT

    Great prizes

  20. Jorge ArnaoWednesday, October 18th, 2017 — 11:49pm PDT

    This would be awesome !!

  21. HadleyThursday, October 19th, 2017 — 12:08am PDT

    Pick me!

  22. Kim CThursday, October 19th, 2017 — 10:50am PDT

    Great prize! My husband would love the video game.

  23. LeoFriday, October 20th, 2017 — 11:36am PDT

    Prize pack sounds great for these rainy days.

  24. Diana SerbanFriday, October 20th, 2017 — 12:43pm PDT

    My husband would love this! He always watches Ricky and Morty, didnt know that was local!

  25. Teresa KSunday, October 22nd, 2017 — 1:49pm PDT

    I’d love to win.

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