20) 3D Animation (Basics)

In this class students will learn the basics in animation, principle of animation, Introduction to Autodesk Maya and start animating a bouncing ball & walk cycle.

Class Outline

  • About Animation.
  • Introduction to Autodesk Maya 
  • Bouncing ball 1.
  • Bouncing ball 2.
  • Walk cycle animation 1.
  • Walk cycle animation 2.
  • Walk cycle animation 3.
  • Finalize and present walk cycle.

Please note: VCUQatar reserves the right to cancel classes for which not enough participants are registered. Already paid fees will be refunded.

Please do not purchase materials until VCUQatar has sent final course confirmation.

Items to buy for this class

- Laptops
- Autodesk Maya software (student version for free) It could be downloaded from the Autodesk website

On occasions, there may be some more materials to be bought and brought in if and when advised by the instructor.

Where to buy your materials

Most of the materials are available from any art supply shop, for example:

  • Cass Art (Fire station): Community Classes students get a 15% discount upon presenting the registration ticket
  • Jarir Bookstore: on Rayyan Road or Salwa Road
  • Color Note: on Al Nasser Street
  • Ibn Al Qayyim: at Markhiya Roundabout
  • Al Rawnaq

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Terms & Conditions apply

Participants must buy their own materials

Thu, 24 Oct, 2019
Thu, 12 Dec, 2019
5:30 pm - 6:30 PM
VCUarts Qatar
QAR 650


Hossein Heydar

is an accomplished entrepreneur having worked for the first Qatari Mobile app game company, and has experience working as an animation director, 3D animator, storyteller, script writer and creative thinker