News from Max the Mutt

MTM Student Kate Reid’s Animated Film “Afraid” an Official Selection at NIFTY in Seattle!

Posted:May 09 2017

Post Categories: AnimationDiploma ProgramsNews from Max the Mutt

All of us at Max the Mutt send congratulations to Kate Reid on the continuing international success of her short animated film “I’m Afraid” – a collaboration with her Unionville High School classmates testtest. Before Kate had started year one at MTM, this film had been accepted into TAAFI – Toronto Animated Arts Festival International, Toronto […]

UbiSoft Toronto NXT Showcase Awards, An Inspiring Annual Event!

Posted:April 23 2017

Post Categories: CareersDiploma ProgramsEventsIndustry News and JobsMax the MuttNews from Max the Mutt

The UbiSoft Toronto NXT Showcase annual competition Awards this past Thursday evening was a gala event, well attended despite the rainy weather. The energy was high as students and faculty from an increasing number of colleges and universities filled the hall. (Photo above: Zabi Hassan, 3rd place; Steve Hong ,center, 1st place; and Jullius Granada, 2nd […]

Max the Mutt 2017 Year One Show Student Exhibition

Posted:April 23 2017

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    Year One students from all programs, Classical & Computer Animation & Production, Illustration for Sequential Arts and Concept Art for Animation & Video Games, have work on display Friday and Saturday, April 28th and April 29th, and Saturday, May 6. The public is welcome from 11 AM until 3 PM. The show’s opening […]

Just out! Children’s book illustrated by Max the Mutt’s Tina Seemann!

Posted:April 15 2017

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Max the Mutt is proud to announce the release of a delightful new book for children, written by one of MTM’s three co-founders David Schacker, and illustrated by Max the Mutt’s Tina Seemann, Director of MTM’s Animation Diploma Program — with colour by 2016 MTM graduate Laura Faber. “ At last is a story celebrating that unsung hero of […]

Angela Matinong Character Design Process On “The Rookies !”

Posted:March 10 2017

Post Categories: CareersConcept ArtNews from Max the Mutt

Skilled Character Designers Are in Demand Worldwide! Angela’s article shares step by step process information….   Jing Matinong’s article on Character Design process is currently featured on www.therookies.co, an international website devoted to emerging design talent worldwide. This truly is an honour for a student about to graduate this spring! “The Rookies,”  is dedicated to […]

OPEN HOUSE & INFORMATION SESSION March 11 & 12, 2017

Posted:March 06 2017

Post Categories: Art-workshopsEventsNews from Max the MuttOpen House Information sessions

THE OPEN HOUSE SCHEDULE SATURDAY, MARCH 11 10:30am Doors Open 11:00am Presentation on the Diploma Programs and the College’s philosophy: What makes Max the Mutt Unique? 12:00pm-12:30pm Tours with Program Coordinators 2:00pm FREE WORKSHOP: An Introduction to Cartooning with Tina Seemann NOTE: Please bring your own sketchbook and pencils if you are planning to take […]

Become A Compositing Artist for Harmony!

Posted:December 29 2016

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The animation industry is actively looking for compositing artists, people with animation education, who have worked with Toon-Boom Harmony and know how to  composite. If you’ve completed  a diploma or degree in animation, have worked with Harmony software, and are looking for your niche in the industry, successful completion of  industry pro Sonya Hassan- Carey‘s […]

A Special Winter “Learn To Draw,” Will Meet Sundays Starting January 8th

Posted:November 15 2016

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This workshop is being made available as a special for students planning to apply for 2017 enrolment in arts based  diploma, certificate or degree programs.  Other workshops and the Certificate Program, open to everyone, will be offered in July/August. Thank you! Hannah Probyn    Take this opportunity to build your portfolio! Eight  FULL days of instruction on […]