Camps

Pixel Blue College has developed part-time camps that are geared towards students who may still be in school but would like to get involved in digital media.  All of the camps listed below run on weekends or in the evenings during the week.

  • 2D Character Animation Camp

    Instructor:

    Keisha Quach

    Duration:

    6 weeks - Saturdays,
    9:00am - 4:00pm

    All classes are held at the Pixel Blue College Campus in Edmonton. Register today, as classes are limited to just 10 students!


    The cost for the camp is $499.00. This includes the cost of tuition and materials that may be required for class participation. The cornerstone of animation is movement and students will learn practical concepts that will enable them to bring their characters to life.   This course will use Adobe Flash, Illustrator and Photoshop.


    Students enrolled in this camp will learn things such as:

    Fee:

    $499

    Digital Illustration using Photoshop

    Creating Character Movement using Flash

    Start Dates:

    March 4, 2017

    July 8, 2017

    Character Rigging

    Introduction to 2D Environments

  • 2D Character Illustration Camp

    Instructor:

    Keisha Quach

    Duration:

    6 weeks - Saturdays,
    9:00am - 4:00pm

    Fee:

    $499

    All classes are held at the Pixel Blue College Campus in Edmonton. Register today, as classes are limited to just 10 students!


    The cost for the camp is $499.00. This includes the cost of tuition and materials that may be required for class participation.  This camp is designed to support budding artists as they develop characters and illustrate by using traditional pen and paper and then moving into digital illustration.   For this weekend camp, the instructor will teach students the tools in both Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop for illustration.


    Students enrolled in this camp will learn things such as:

    Concept Character Development

    Start Dates:

    January 7, 2017

    April 29, 2017

    September 9, 2017

     Traditional & Digital Illustration

    Instruction to Illustrator & Photoshop

    Creating Characters Digitally

     Shadows, Highlights & Lighting Using Shapes

  • 3D Animation & Modeling Camp

    Instructor:

    Matt Cline

    Duration:

    6 weeks - Saturdays,
    9:00am - 4:00pm

    Fee:

    $499

    All classes are held at the Pixel Blue College Campus in Edmonton. Register today, as classes are limited to just 10 students!


    The cost for the camp is $499.00. This includes the cost of tuition and materials that may be required for class participation. Students are not required to bring anything, just their willingness to learn. Students attending the 3D Camp will use Autodesk’s Award winning software Maya. Once enrolled in the program, students will be able to download free versions of this software through Autodesk University.


    Students enrolled in this camp will learn things such as:

    Character Modeling basics

    Start Dates:

    January 7, 2017

    March 4, 2017

    April 29, 2017

    July 8, 2017

    September 9, 2017

     

     

    Object Modeling basics

    Animation & Rigging basics

    Introduction to Texturing

  • Digital Audio Production Camp

    Instructor:

    Adam Holm

    Duration:

    6 weeks - Saturdays,
    9:00am – 4:00pm

    Fee:

    $499

    All classes are held at the Pixel Blue College Campus in Edmonton. Register today, as classes are limited to just 10 students!


    The cost for the camp is $495.00. This includes the cost of tuition and materials that may be required for class participation. Students attending the Audio Production Camp will use a variety of different production software in order to learn basic and intermediate production techniques.   This course is geared towards students that want to mix their own tracks and bring their sound to a higher level. Each student will have access to professional recording equipment/software and will leave the class with a better understanding of how to make their songs really stand out.


    Students enrolled in this camp will learn things such as:

    Start Dates:

    January 7, 2017

    March 4, 2017

    April 29, 2017

    July 8, 2017

    September 9, 2017

    Production using software/digital instruments

    Audio Production Techniques

    Mastering

    Mixing

  • Social Media Camp

    Instructor:

    Marcus Coldeway

    Duration:

    3.5 weeks – Tuesday and Thursday,

    6:30pm – 8:30pm

     

    Fee:

    $750

    All classes are held at the Pixel Blue College Campus in Edmonton. Register today, as classes are limited to just 10 students!

     

    The cost for the camp is $750.00. This includes the cost of tuition and materials that may be required for class participation. This camp will teach you how to successfully create a themed Instagram profile. Over the course of 3.5 weeks, you will learn how to create a brand, identity or concept that will become a valuable Instagram profile. You will then be taught social media marketing tactics that they can use to gain followers and increase fan engagement. You will learn to set marketing and targeting goals and then collect data for valuable personal or client feedback.

     


    Students enrolled in this camp will learn things such as:

    Brand Creation

    Start Dates:

    February 14, 2017

    Build Content Library

    Monetizing Your Profile

    Programs & Tools Intro

    Bots and Scheduling

    Global Time Management

  • Graphic Design for Small Business Camp

    Instructor:

    Marcus Coldeway

    Duration:

    3.5 weeks – Tuesday and Thursday,

    6:30pm – 8:30pm

     

    All classes are held at the Pixel Blue College Campus in Edmonton. Register today, as classes are limited to just 10 students!

     

    The cost for the camp is $950.00. This includes the cost of tuition and materials that may be required for class participation. This camp will teach you how to successfully create a small business identity package. Over the course of 5 weeks, you will learn about the importance of branding and how to successfully research, develop, test, create and implement an identity package for a small business.

     


    Students enrolled in this camp will learn things such as:

    Fee:

    $950

    Why Corporate Identity is Important

    Brand Research

    Start Dates:

    January 10, 2017

    Brand Creation

    Applying your brand to the web

    Wordpress Training

    Applying your brand to Social Media