Production Modeling Workflows (online)


Shannon Thomas, Blizzard / CGTarian, Los Angeles

• Learn profession Modeling techniques and tips necessary for success in the VFX/Animation Industry.
• See real world examples from DreamWorks: “How To Train Your Dragon 2,” (including the workflows used to create hero characters and environments).

• Better understand how to land your first job and stay employed in this fast paced competitive industry.
• Ask questions about Modeling in the industry during a live Q&A.


This will be online presentation with  live Q&A session.

See also Shannon’s online course: Character Modeling in Production


Shannon has over 9 years of experience working in the Film and Animation Industry. His diverse career has led him across the globe and back where he’s worked on several Academy Award winning films and some of the largest blockbuster movies to date, including: “Avatar”, “The Hobbit”, “Rise of the Planet of the Apes”, and most recently his 15th film, “How to Train Your Dragon 2”.



Since 2010 CGTarian online school offers distance studies in the spheres of animation, 2D and 3D graphics. International team of CGTarian instructors consisting of professionals from DreamWorks, Disney, Blizzard and other world famous studios ensures transfer of knowledge and experience from the very top of industries.