2017 Calibraska



This summer marks the 5 year for the “Calibraska Arts Initiative” Art and Animation classes.

CLASSES BEING OFFERED for Summer 2017

To Register: Call The Midwest Theater   308-632-4311   Or  Click Here

*To receive the MIDWEST & WNAC Members Discount Members will need to sign-up via phone or in-person.
*Financial aid is available call The Midwest Theater for more information or download the form here    DEADLINE to apply is June 30th 

ANIMATION PLAYGROUND
July 17-20, MONDAY-THURSDAY 10am-12noon
Ages 7 and up (Multi-gen; younger students allowed with a paying parent/guardian)
Cost: $80 — $70 MIDWEST & WNAC Members*
Openings: 15 Students
Location: West Nebraska Arts Center
106 East 18th Street
Scottsbluff, NE 69361
Instructors: Erica Larsen-Dockray
Description
Play rules in the Animation Playground! We will cover basic to intermediate concepts of animation so students leave with the understanding of how to make something look “alive”. Mad Scientists are always welcome!

ANIMATION 2.0 CAMP
July 17-20, MONDAY-THURSDAY 1-4pm
Ages 9 and up (Multi-gen)
Cost: $80 — $70 MIDWEST & WNAC Members*
Openings: 15 Students (Calibraska Animation 1.0 or 2.0 Prerequisite)
Location: West Nebraska Arts Center
106 East 18th Street
Scottsbluff, NE 69361
Instructors: CalArts Animation Program Alumni & Faculty
Description
This class is designed for returning Calibraska animators who are interested in going deeper in their learning of animation. We will cover film development, animation exercises to sharpen our animator skills and learn various ways of bringing your creations to life from the pros!

ANIMATION 3.0 CAMP
July 24-27, MONDAY-THURSDAY 10am-4pm
Ages 9 and up (Multi-gen)
Cost: $150 — $135 MIDWEST & WNAC Members*
Openings: 15 Students (Calibraska Animation 2.0 Prerequisite)
Location: West Nebraska Arts Center
106 East 18th Street
Scottsbluff, NE 69361
Instructors: CalArts Animation Program Alumni & Faculty
Description
This class is designed for returning Calibraska animator and is focused on deep instruction of a focused animation method. For 2017 the focus will be on Stop Motion Animation taught by an instructor working in this medium professionally.

LOOPY ANIMATION
July 14,21,28, Fridays 4:30-6p
Ages 21yrs and up (adult)
Cost per class: $50 — $40 MIDWEST & WNAC Members*
Openings: 30 Students
Location: Midwest Theater
Instructors: CalArts Animation Program Alumni & Faculty
Description
Together we will sip libations and enjoy snacks as we scratch, paint, bleach, etc on film, play with light animation, and pixilation. Learning along the way about how animation “works” and the various ways we can trick the viewer. We will incorporate techniques explored from the birth of cinema to modern day. A new take on Happy Hour and no artistic talent necessary!