Make it Happen with Jordan Koch
A part of the CTN Bootcamp Series
"Make It Happen" - A lecture that talks about getting where you want to go in the animation industry.
Meet Nickelodeon storyboard artist Jordan Koch (The Loud House) as he talks about career insights and experiences, from moving to LA, working as a freelance artist, and eventually ending up at Nickelodeon. Get the real scoop from in an informal "ask me anything" setting that will include networking, day-to-day as a storyboard artist, and the importance of staying motivated. The event will conclude with a full Q&A with Jordan, and DreamWorks art director Peter Emmerich (moderator), followed by an exclusive print signing and book signing of Jordan's latest book "Scrap & Scribbles".
Who should attend: Students, Recent Graduates, Career Professionals
Saturday August 20th
Find out more about Jordan Koch: http://membership.creativetalentnetwork.com/jordan-koch
Peter Emmerich is an acclaimed illustrator who has enjoyed an extensive relationship with the Walt Disney Company. He is currently art directing for Walt Disney Television Animation, where he has also served as a character designer and layout artist.
Two days after graduating from The Fashion Institute of Technology, he began his career as a character artist for Walt Disney Consumer Products. Less than three years later, he was promoted to Chief Illustrator and Official Character Artist for the Disneyland Resort.
Peter created twenty images for the United States Postal Service featuring characters from iconic Disney films. The series of stamps issued over five years proved to be the most popular and best-selling series in USPS history, and Peter's original artwork was featured in the exhibition, Trailblazers and Trendsetters: Art of the Stamp, at the Smithsonian National Postal Museum, and is preserved in the permanent collection of the Walt Disney Archives in Burbank, California. He has served on the faculty of The Fashion Institute of Technology and the Pratt Institute. He has taught at the School of Visual Arts in New York City and at the Polimoda International Institue in Florence, Italy.
Find out more about Peter Emmerich: http://membership.creativetalentnetwork.com/peter-emmerich