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Jan 27/28 OPEN HOUSE at MTM: January 27th Info Session at 11:30 AM!


Open House Nov 4 2017

Open House Nov 4 2017

You are cordially invited to Max the Mutt’s

January 27/28 Open House !

Why do our graduates do so well? Why were we ranked first in North America for Digital Illustration & 3rd in the world by The Rookies, an international website supported by major companies worldwide? Why are our employment rates so high?

Visit us to find out about the unique learning environment at a college created 20 years ago by artists, animators and educators passionate about their arts, and motivated by the desire to pass on their skills.

Community, professionalism, and generosity of spirit are words that best describe the culture we believe in and do our best to encourage at the college.

On Saturday, January 27th at 11:30 am at the Info Session you can learn more about each of MTM’s three in depth 4 year diploma programs and the careers each prepares you for:

  •  Our new 4 year Illustration & Storytelling for Sequential Arts Diploma Program (replacing the 3 year illustration program)! We’ll share with you the additional courses that now make this a more secure path for people who want to study for a career in comics and graphic novels. This program now gives you additional skills, including graphic design, for jobs that will sustain you while build build your comic book/graphic novel career!
Visitors tour the Year 4 Computer Animation studio during November's Open House

Visitors tour the Year 4 Computer Animation studio during November’s Open House

  • Learn about exciting changes in the Classical & Computer Animation & Production Diploma Programthe only program in Toronto that gives you strong classical skills, and  entry level skills for both 2D computer (Harmony) and 3D (Maya) animation jobs! (ALL 2017 Canadian Animation graduates are employed in the industry)
  • Learn about the many career paths open to graduates of our Concept Art for Animation & Video Games Diploma Program and why we have year 4 students who have already been hired as Concept Artists, working part time now, with full time offers after graduation!

Following the Info Session, participate in a group tour of the college, where you can view student work from all 4 years and see classes in session.

Tina Seemann giving a tour to Open House guests

At 1:30 pm – Come with your sketchbook and drawing pencils, and bring your lunch! Then following the short lunch break,  take a free “Layout for Comics” Workshop with Kent Burles, Illustrator, Comic Book Artist, MTM Instructor and Illustration Coordinator

Kent Burles with workshop student

Kent Burles with workshop student


Max the Mutt is open on Sunday, January 28th for pre-booked private tours. To arrange your private tour, please call or email to book a time! 

Max the Mutt graduates can be found at top companies including Pixar, UbiSoft, Warner Bros GamesGuru Studio, Nelvana/Corus Entertainment, ToonBox Entertainment, National Film Board of Canada, Sony Pictures Imageworks and many more.

Visit us to see where they got their start and find out how our programs help our students make dreams come true!

Please note: We suggest a private tour for those of you who are sure which direction you want to go in! We encourage you to include family or a good friend, and we offer, if you request it, free consultation on your art work and portfolio advice

Please RSVP to or call 416-703-6877.

Max the Mutt College of Animation, Art & Design offers three 4 year in depth diploma programs, Classical & Computer Animation & Production, Illustration & Storytelling for Sequential Arts, and Concept Artf or Video Games & Animation.