Digital Art:

advanced Professional

Certificate in entertainment design

New Intake: Apr 7 

Digital Arts, Concept and Illustration

Introduction:

Entertainment design is one of the industry’s newest fields, as well as one of the fastest rising fields. According to a California-based entertainment company, entertainment design was created in response to “the rise of computer graphics and digital technologies in recent years.” Entertainment Design incorporates elements of all areas of animation as well as character design, film design, graphic design, motion graphic design, transportation design, user interface design, and product design.

Course Summary:​​

In this module, Students will work together with instructors and be mentored to create their universe and original intellectual property for the art and entertainment industry. Students will spend the time in this module to create documents, and artwork and art bibles using industry practices for IP creation. Students will also experience real world pressure in these tight deadlines, and will have their instructors acting as art directors in the modules and be graded at the end, where they will present industry quality work that fulfills criteria for the field they want to specialize in.

Course Details:​​

The Advanced Professional Certificate Course in Entertainment Design is set up by Jimmy Ling, the ex-Program Director for Mages's leading programs like Illustration courses and diploma syllabus. He also helped spearheaded syllabus and modules for Singapore Polytechnic in the past. 

 

 In this new certificate program with Lionheart Studio, Jimmy have infused and revised the lesson plans to reflect the current industry's practices and the leading classes found not only in international online concept schools but also from his degrees from Academy of Art(SA) where he specialized in Illustration, as well as his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Entertainment Design created by John English and his renowned team of lecturers from many prestigious companies like Pixar and many game studios. You will find the modules to be highly professional and modular, with intense study and homework to be similar to an actual diploma or degree. Special Guest Artists from renowned industries will also be engaged to impart and share their workflow periodically specially for Lionheart Prodigies.

Term 1: Classical Fundamentals

Traditional Drawing
Values

Sketching
Line Art and Drawing Skills

Perspective
Linear Perspective & Space

 

Visual Development 1
Creative Thinking

 

Development & Studio Time 1
Students will use this time to complete and finish their works, with help from the instructor in the studio. Students will also use this time to reflect on the lectures, and put to work the theories in practice. Students will be able to see demonstrations, presentations and get feedback on their work both live and On Review.

Term 2: foundations

Digital Painting 1

Fundamentals of Lighting & Photoshop Mastery

Digital Sketching 1

Observational and Constructive Human & Animal Drawing

Art of Design 1

Composition and Color Theory

 

Visual Development 1
Creative Thinking

 

Development & Studio Time 2
Students will use this time to complete and finish their works, with help from the instructor in the studio. Students will also use this time to reflect on the lectures, and put to work the theories in practice. Students will be able to see demonstrations, presentations and get feedback on their work both live and On Review

Term 3: Versatility

Digital Painting 2
Foundations in Character Design

Digital Sketching 2
Creature Design

Art of Design 2
Environment Design

 

Visual Development 2
Honing Creativity and Ideas.

 

Development & Studio Time 3
Students will use this time to complete and finish their works, with help from the instructor in the studio. Students will also use this time to reflect on the lectures, and put to work the theories in practice. Students will be able to see demonstrations, presentations and get feedback on their work both live and On Review

Term 4: Creativity

Visual Storytelling 1

Creative Storyboarding

Art Directed Module 1

“Character Design”

Intellectual property Art

Production Design 1

Industrial Art

Visual Development 3

Previsualization and Pre-production art

 

Development & Studio Time 4
Students will use this time to complete and finish their works, with help from the instructor in the studio. Students will also use this time to reflect on the lectures, and put to work the theories in practice. Students will be able to see demonstrations, presentations and get feedback on their work both live and On Review

Term 5: Production

Art Directed Module 2

“Creature Design”

Intellectual property Art

Production Design 2

GUI and High Vision Illustrations (36 hours)

Visual Storytelling 2

Compositing and Matte Painting

Art Directed Module 3 “Environment Focus”

Intellectual property Art

 

Development & Studio Time 5
Students will use this time to complete and finish their works, with help from the instructor in the studio. Students will also use this time to reflect on the lectures, and put to work the theories in practice. Students will be able to see demonstrations, presentations and get feedback on their work both live and On Review

Final Term: Production  (last 2 months)

  • Portfolio Phase, & Review

Intellectual Property Development

In this module, Students will work with together with instructors to create their universe and original intellectual property for the art and entertainment industry and polish up all their Art Directed Modules to be used as portfolio pieces. Students will spend the time in this module to create documents, and artwork and art bibles using industry practices for IP creation. Students will also experience real world pressure and critical input in these tight deadlines, and will have their instructors acting as art directors in the last month.

  • Internship Program

On the Job training, Social skills and Personal Branding/Marketing

In this last module, students will have a chance to be part of our studio, where they will oversee certain projects, help out and experience what it is like to be part of the industry. Students will receive real world guidance on self improvement, social skill coaching, marketing and how to prepare their portfolio and presentation to the industry. Actual direction, skillsets and related skills will be infused to the student before they graduate fully. Internship will be paid as per market price and interns will fully enjoy the working and employee benefits that we have for our staff.

Recommended for Ages:

16+

Class size: 

6

Duration:

1 Year

(10 months + 1month Portfolio Polish

+1 month Lionheart Internship)

Lesson Fees:

$11000 Nett

(Optional)Wacom Bundle Price

Certificate will be awarded upon completion.

(All materials are provided)

Meet the Instructor

jimmy ling

ba. in entertainment design 2d

AA. in illustration

aspen university, academy of art university

winner of 2017 wacom master artist

Jim aka Dreadjim sparked off with a diploma in Digital Media Design and started off an art director in the advertising industry for a year at TNBT, then moved on to freelancing for various small and big names since 10 years ago.​

 

Today, he heads Lionheart Studio working with luminous brands like Tudor, Wacom, Lenovo in the creative, edutainment and design sector.

Prerequisites:

Basic and Advanced Art, digital tools and drawing/painting skills

Passion to take their skills to the next level.

 

You would benefit from this course if:

  • Core mastery of skill-sets to create illustrations and concept art from imagination

  • Learn all the fundamentals of digital artwork which is used in books, films, movies, games, advertising and also fine art etc.

  • Practical skills and knowledge that is the precursor and core of some universities on taught subjects

  • Knowledge of the illusion of depth and perspective and how to apply them in designs

  • Composition and Lighting fundamentals that is used in many other various art/art-related forms

  • Be familiar with industrial design and greenlight process for entertainment design in games, movies and entertainment industry.

  • Latest  2D art skills in the industry and proficiency in 2D software/hardware like Photoshop and tablets etc.

Learning Outcomes:​​

  • Core mastery of skill-sets to create illustrations and concept art from imagination

  • Learn all the fundamentals of digital artwork which is used in books, films, movies, games, advertising and also fine art etc.

  • Practical skills and knowledge that is the precursor and core of some universities on taught subjects

  • Knowledge of the illusion of depth and perspective and how to apply them in designs

  • Composition and Lighting fundamentals that is used in many other various art/art-related forms

  • Be familiar with industrial design and greenlight process for entertainment design in games, movies and entertainment industry.

  • Latest  2D art skills in the industry and proficiency in 2D software/hardware like Photoshop and tablets etc.

Who is it for:​​

  • Artists who wish to specialize in the digital realm of concept art, film, games and entertainment design

  • Students who have the passion to pursue a career in the visual,game and film industry

  • Animators

  • Game Developers

  • Illustrators

  • 2D focused Artists

  • Entertainment media owners

  • Publishers

  • Anyone who is involved in learning or developing core concept art skills

Prospects:​​

  • Illustrators for Books, Comics, Trading Card Games etc

  • Character Artists

  • Environment Artists

  • Game Artists

  • Color Key Artists

  • Art Directors

  • Creative Directors

  • Production Artists

  • Costume/Prop Designer

Class Schedule

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

2:00pm - 4:00pm

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2:00pm - 4:00pm

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4:00 pm - 6:00pm

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Instructor & Student's Artwork

Be bold • be inspired • be lionhearted

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