3D Animation
Tech Camp Course

Become an animation filmmaker using the same tools as today’s professionals. Learn to use Blender and explore the production process from initial design ideas and storyboarding, to the creation of unique characters and scenes, to the final rendering of your animated short film.

A group of Tech Campers learning 3D Design at Technology Camp

Course Specs





Skill Level




Bring from Home

Progressive Content

Summer Tech Camp

Virtual Tech Courses


11 - 17


Beg to Adv


Recommended 32G Flash Drive

Course designed for campers to progress at their own pace with content that advances from basic to complex.  May be taken multiple times.

What will campers learn?

  • How to use state-of-the-art software used by animation pros

  • Storyboarding

  • Incorporation of modeling, lighting, and camera animation

  • Keyframe and walk cycle animation techniques

What will campers create?

  • Background environment using primitive shapes

  • Animated objects, people and crowds

  • Original models with rigging

  • Facial expressions and speaking animation

  • A 15-30 second animated scene

Virtual Tech Course Requirements
A fast internet connection, computer, webcam, and microphone are required to participate. Please note, a Chromebook or Netbook like device will not be sufficient.

Recommended Computer Specs: Intel Core I5 6th Gen processor | 8GB RAM | Dedicated Video Card (4GB) | 40GB Hard Drive Space | Windows 10 (Ver. 1903) or MacOS (High Sierra)