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The future of animation training!

Less expensive than college
Take only career-relevant courses
More one on one instruction than online schools
Learn using the processes used in major studios
Grow with others in a creative environment like no other

Build an exceptional portfolio using the processes and programs currently used by Hollywood Studios and Game Developers


Jobs for animation artists have a forecasted 16% growth in the next 10 years averaging over $45 an hour for the Film, Game and Television Industries

Job Opportunities & Salaries for Character Animation Artists in the US in 2022

  • Television Animation Artist - $110,000-$150,000
  • VFX and Video Game Animation Artist - $92,250-$150,000
  • Film Animation Artist - $92,250-$120,000
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics,,,
Job Titles - 2D or 3D Animator, Story Artist, Production Board, Character Designer, Art Director, Revisionist, Previsualization Artist, Director, Assistant Director, Background Artist
For half the price of most colleges we take our students from learning the basics of animation to skilled professional level artists ready to be hired in only 2 years. We offer 100% specialized animation courses that will prepare you to work for major studios and provide you with connections to apply to. Many jobs start at over 100k a year. Your career starts now!
Marvel, Disney, Universal

Our Program


Learn from leading industry animation professionals with experience at major studios


Rise to new artistic levels as you learn to reach your full creative potential


Collaborate with a team and start to grow your network with other talented artists


Craft an exceptional portfolio and demo reel that opens doors for you

Take your first step toward
your dream job!


    Gavin Dell

    Founder and Lead Instructor
    Gavin Dell is a Writer, Director, Animator, Storyboard Artist and Character Designer. He is originally from Kansas City and moved to Los Angeles in 1989 to attend California Institute of the Arts for animation. Since then he has worked on over 25 films, games and television series at nearly every major Hollywood Studio. Director of Family Guy, Scooby Doo, Bordertown, and Central Park, Animator for Warner Bros and Chuck Jones, Tim Burton and Steven Spielberg and credits on The Simpsons, PInk Panther, Hercules, Pirates of the Caribbean, XMEN, Silent Hill, Gears of War 2, Life of Pi and more. A complete list of his credits can be seen at

    Follow in the footsteps of
    in Kansas City where he started!