SketchToAnimate is coming to

Lightbox Expo Online 2021

We’re coming live to Lightbox Expo 🎉

LightBox Expo (LBX) connects fans with the artists and creators behind their favorite films, animation, games, TV shows and illustrations. 

SketchToAnimate will be a part of several different events, and we will be hosting activities and hangouts on our Discord server. If you’re already attending LBX, you can catch our schedule below. If you’re interested in attending, you can purchase your tickets here.

Schedule

The importance of portfolio storytelling
Travis Blaise + Wink Winkler
Friday, September 10th – 3:00PM (PST – Los Angeles Time)

Sketch To Animate Presents: The importance of story in your Portfolio

In this session they discuss the importance of story and how it relates to every aspect of your portfolio presentation. From the importance to reflect your own personal story through your portfolio, and onto the specifics of story as it relates to Character Design, Story Boarding and animation.

LBXO Maestro’s Drawing Club
Special onsite Guests
Friday, September 10th – 5:00PM 
(PST – Los Angeles Time)

Join former Senior Disney Animator and Laetro co-founder Dave Zaboski in his personal studio for an evening of drawing, relaxing, and learning! Surprise guest artists will make an appearance both evenings!

The Art of Plussing: An Old School Disney Panel and Perspective
Don Hahn, Andreas Deja, Tom Sito, Eric Goldberg, Travis Blaise, Mike Cedeo moderated by Dave Zaboski
Saturday, September 11th – 3:00PM 
(PST – Los Angeles Time)

Experience legendary Disney Animators Andreas Deja, Tom Sito, Eric Goldberg, Travis Blaise, Mike Cedeno, and Disney classics producer Don Hahn in their discussion of how an idea survives the creation process, what we can do to cultivate a creative culture in remote working, and how to reinvigorate the camaraderie which built the animation industry into a storytelling powerhouse.

Digital Painting with Photoshop
Wink Winkler
Saturday, September 11th – 3:00PM 
(PST – Los Angeles Time)

Watch Wink and learn how to paint realistic creatures and humans using Photoshop digital painting techniques.

LBXO Maestro’s Drawing Club
Dave Zaboski and Special onsite Guests
Saturday, September 11th – 5:00PM 
(PST – Los Angeles Time)

Join former Senior Disney Animator and Laetro co-founder Dave Zaboski in his personal studio for an evening of drawing, relaxing, and learning! Surprise guest artists will make an appearance both evenings!

Activities

During LBX, we will be hosting activities on our Discord. We have an awesome creative community that are fun, welcoming and encouraging. You can hangout with us and participate in our events and challenges.

  • Brand new Anijam
  • LBX Hangout 
  • LBX study notes