Animation Workshop


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DATE:  26, 27 and 28 January, 2024. 

SCHEDULE: (Madrid Time)

Friday. 04:30pm to 07:30pm Stop. 07:30pm to 08:00pm 08:00pm to 11:00pm

Saturday.04:30pm to 07:30pm Stop. 07:30pm to 08:00pm 08:00pm to 11:00pm

Sunday. 04:30pm to 07:30pm Stop. 07:30pm to 08:00pm 08:00pm to 11:00pm

DURATION: 18 hours PRICE: 220€ LANGUAGE: English. Online Plattform: Google Meet.


Summary and recommended materials.


-        Presentation and portfolio

-        Different type of facial rigs and interfaces (examples)

-        Studying the anatomy of the face

-        Facial rig techniques

-        We will make the base structure of the face

-        Joints and skinning on a face

-        Advanced jaw system

-        Learn how to use the node editor, math nodes and constrains.


-        We will learn different techniques to elaborate brow rigs.

-        Motion paths, blendshapes, correctives.

-        Learn ifferent types of eyelid setups

-        We will elaborate an eyelid and eye socket setup that blends well together.

-        Learn how to use direct connections, set driven keys and the graph editor.


-        Mouth setup

-        Joints vs blendshapes

-        Different types of lip setups

-        Learn how to create ribbons.

-        Cartoon deformers for extra deformations on the face.

Recommended materials

Pc, Laptop or tablet. Autodesk Maya 2019 or newer


Bio. Héctor Abraham.

Character TD / Rigger at Walt Disney Animation.
Rigging Dojo and Gnomon Instructor
Mexican and Canadian PR

3D Rigger with experience in animated feature films and TV shows like:
- Moana (currently working)
- Spider-Man Across the Spiderverse
- Monsters at Work
- Alice in Wonderland Bakery
- Paw Patrol The Movie
- SpongeBob 3
- Max Steel Turbo

*Frequent questions:

What happens if I can´t see the classes live one day?

No problem. All classes are live but will also be recorded and posted on our platform. So you can see them whenever you want throughout the duration of the course. This means that if you cannot attend your class live at the stipulated time, you will be able to see them on the platform until the end of the course. These video-classes posted on the platform can be viewed unlimitedly during the duration of the course, but they cannot be copied or downloaded. Recorded class can also be viewed for 6 mounths once the course is over.

When can I see the classes I did not attend live?

24-hour access to the virtual platform where you can consult all the information or documentation of the course, access all the classes that have already been taught or the proposed exercises. When, where and at the rate you want.

*For any question, do not hesitate to contact us at the

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