Thursday, 31 July 2014

Cartoon Connection Korea

Next stop, our CEO will probably be heading to Korea. Jeju Island. A beautiful island and a great opportunity for Asians to meet the Europeans Producers. 

This is like a speed business dating event. Every 30 mins one meeting with a producers. A gong is the start of the meeting. Another gong is where it ends. Then you switch tables. No time is wasted. 

CARTOON CONNECTION Asia-EU (Jeju, 11-14 November)

Monday, 28 July 2014

Designing apps that transcend borders

Shared from Kidscreen

Visual Effects Portfolio Review with Skeel Lee

Home-grown visual effects artist Skeel Lee was part of the team that created mutant Blink's purple teleporting portals.

See more at:  X-Men visual effects had Singaporean touch

He will also be conducting a free portfolio review session to help students with their VFX reel. 

Date : 
Thursday, 28th August 2014 

Time : 
7PM to 10PM

Venue : 
CG Protege Animation School
12 Prince Edward Road
#06-02 Podium A

Interested, please indicate with following Subject Heading in your mail: "PORTFOLIO REVIEW SESSION - (VFX)" 

In your mail, also indicate the following 

Contact Number: 
Highest Level of Training: 
Link to your Portfolio: 

Bios of Skeel Lee: 

Skeel is a Technical Director / R&D Programmer in the visual effects industry, with experience working on FX, lighting and pipeline on feature films. He has worked on films such as X-Men: Days of Future Past, Pacific Rim, Captain America: The First Avenger, Iron Man 2 and Sherlock Holmes, amongst others. 

He was most recently Senior FX Technical Director at Moving Picture Company (MPC) in Montreal. Before that, he was FX Technical Director at Lucasfilm / Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) in Singapore, and Technical Director / R&D Programmer at Double Negative in London and Singapore. 

 He graduated from a technical education which involved computer graphics and real-time games programming. Outside of work, he has done a variety of FX simulation programming, including an open-source real-time WebGL fluid simulator and a soft body programming tutorial which won several international awards.

Thursday, 17 July 2014

Friday, 11 July 2014

Aaron Lin - Portfolio Review Session (Entry is FREE)

Objective is to help aspiring concept artists who needs advise for their portfolio and career. Don't miss this chance.

Date: 19th July 2014 (Next Sat)
Time: 1pm to 4pm
Venue: CG Protege Animation School

Bios of Mentor:
Aaron Lin is the art director of Zealot Singapore and an adjunct lecturer in NYP. He has been a Lead 3D environment game artist for 8 years in Zealot Digital Taiwan and then in their Singapore office. Before that, he was working in Koei Japan for 2 years. 

Interested, please register at For Details go to

Jedi Master Program

Lucasfilm is looking for the next intake of creatives for our Creature Jedi Masters Program, starting October 07th. For more information and to apply please visit:

Top Japanese publisher to set up anime, manga school in Singapore


Tuesday, 8 July 2014

New Short Course Alert! Advance Animation by Lesly Timmer

Lesly will be teaching Advance Body Mechanics, Acting, Production Tips and Tricks etc. He will also focus in helping those who just graduated in improving their portfolio.

Lesly Timmer is one of Tiny Island's Animation Supervisor. He has close to 6 years of production experience. For the last 6 years, he has worked on both animated TV series and feature film. He was one of the key animator for Award Winning Ben 10 Destroy All Aliens and Dream Defenders. He is currently working on G Fighter, a Korean animated TV series.

For more information please visit our website

New Course Alert! WSQ Digital Sculpting with Charlie Kim

Artwork done by Charlie Kim

Charlie Kim is a Senior Modeler with Lucasfilm Animation, developing 3d assets for feature animation and live action movie projects, which includes Transformer 4 (2014). Previously, he was a senior character artist with LucasArts Singapore, responsible for building 3d models for main characters and texturing for game assets. He also has vast experience as a concept artist, and has strong illustration and painting skills.

For more information please visit our website

3 Days Master Class with Glenn Vilppu

for more information please check out here