GIRAF Animation Festival streaming Canada-wide Nov. 19-28

3D Animation: Blender (online)

Taught by

William Dyer

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September 13, 2021December 13, 2021

Mondays 6:30pm - 9:30pm


Zoom (online)


Come learn Blender! It’s a free and open-source 3D computer graphics software that artists are using to create incredible films and media art! In this course, participants will learn the basics of Blender while learning how to rig and animate. This is a great introductory course to 3D animation!

*Note: this is an online course. A webcam is required as well as a computer that will support Zoom. We will provide the Blender installation instructions ahead of the course.*

Optional tablet rentals are available through Quickdraw - email

  • A computer that can run Zoom with a webcam
  • Blender install (v. 2.93) -
  • several 3D animation exercises to make you more familiar with the software Blender
  • learn texturing, animation, modelling and basic rigging