Education for Art Careers : Why Max the Mutt?

Posted:September 15 2015

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 Your education:Why Max the Mutt?    We care about every student and give personal attention to every student. MTM is a school that is entirely devoted to professional training: all courses are relevant to your professional goals. We emphasize traditional representational fine art skills that are generally not taught in today’s art schools, because we […]

More Former Max the Mutt Students Join Faculty!

Posted:August 31 2015

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We’re happy to announce that Matt Mozgiel, a former Max the Mutt student, now an animation designer for Portfolio Entertainment in Toronto, and Concept Art graduate Chris Brown, a designer for Nelvana, will both be  instructing Concept Art students in September! Other former students and graduates teaching at Max the Mutt include UbiSoft animator Rob […]

Dave Ross’ New Figure Drawing Book!

Posted:August 01 2015

Post Categories: CareersComics and Graphic NovelsFacultyIllustration for Sequential Arts

Dave ‘s new book is fresh off the press! Published by Random House, it teaches how to draw the figure without reference. Dave writes: “I recently completed work on an instructional book titled FREEHAND FIGURE DRAWING FOR ILLUSTRATORS, due for general release on July 28, 2015. Watson-Guptill Publications, an imprint of Random House, is publishing […]

Max the Mutt Industry Event and Year End Open House!

Posted:May 18 2015

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Esteemed Toronto college holds annual ‘Industry Event’ (animation, gaming and publishing) – with a special remembrance for Canadian animation instructor Jim Macaulay – on May 27, and celebrates its 2015 graduates and students with an exhibit and weekend open house,   May 29 to May 31 “I think there is some tremendous work in the […]

Animation has lost Jim Macaulay, Our Mentor, 1924-2015

Posted:April 21 2015

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 Jim Macaulay was the most revered Animation instructor in the original Sheridan Animation program. Under his guidance people like Charlie Bonifaccio and Scott Caple, both of whom did great  animation work for Disney, Chuck Gammage (one of Canada’s top classical animators) and many, many others got their starts and developed their skills. He was also […]

Max the Mutt 2014 #Animation Diploma Graduates Are On Their Way!

Posted:March 12 2015

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 Max the Mutt Animation Diploma 2014 graduates are on their way. See why this is the school for people who  have passion, grit and want a career! All  2014 graduates found work in the animation industry within six months of graduation. Max the Mutt’s Animation Diploma Program includes classical, 2D and 3D animation, acting, drawing […]

#SequentialArtsGraduates Will Publish Before They Graduate!

Posted:March 08 2015

Post Categories: CareersComics and Graphic NovelsComics Books and GraphicDiploma Programs

News Flash: All graduating  Illustration for Sequential Arts students at Max the Mutt  will  now have their their first professionally published credits by the time they graduate!    Max the Mutt  is the only college in Canada offering an in depth program focused on Sequential Arts for Comic Books and Graphic Novels.  Now, with the […]

Max the Mutt’s First Open House At 2944 Danforth Ave: A Great Success!

Posted:February 16 2015

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Max the Mutt College of Animation, Art & Design offers three in depth diploma programs, #Classical&ComputerAnimation&Production, #IllustrationFor SequentialArts:ComicBooks&GraphicNovels, and #ConceptArtForVideoGames&Animation. We are also  expanding our general interest workshops offerings, professional development and skills building courses. We moved to 2944 Danforth Avenue over the winter break, and held our first Open House on February 7th. It […]