Open House, Free Workshops Sept 26th & 27th!

Max the Mutt College of Animation, Art & Design

                             Open House: Saturday and Sunday, September 26th & 27th

A shared passion draws first rate Canadian and international artists, students and instructors to Max the Mutt, and many graduates have gone on to careers at top companies including Corus/Nelvana, Guru Studio, Arc Entertainment, Toon Box, National Film Board of Canada, Sony, Nelvana, UbiSoft, Warner Bros. Games and Pixar.

       …Come visit us!

       RSVP to admissions@maxthemutt.com

       or call 416 703 6877

The Open House Schedule:  Saturday, September 26th, 2015

  • 10:30 am – Information Session; presentation about the school’s philosophy, the curriculum for the three diploma programs, workshops and skills development programs.
  • 11:30 am – Tour of the school.
  • 12:00 noon to 1:00 PM:  

dave-ross

Dave Ross (http://www.daverossart.com/), one of Canada’s best known comic book artists (dynamic projects for Marvel and DC Comics include: • Spiderman • Daredevil • Avengers Westcoast • Batgirl • Catwoman • Punisher • Captain America • Excalibur • Birds of Prey • Aliens • Alpha Flight • Star Trek • Star Wars: Dark Times) will present a one hour introduction to his figure drawing methods . Dave teaches thus course as well as workshops at Max the Mutt, and his book on this subject was recently published by top art book publisher Watson Guptill ( a branch of Random House). Dave will be signing copies of the book, which can be purchased at this event, or bring your copy along !

 2:30 PM: Complimentary Cartooning workshop with director of animation Tina Seemann.

If you know which program you’re interested in and would like a private tour and information session with a program coordinator, please call admissions to book for either Saturday or Sunday.

Sunday, September 27th, from 10 AM until 3 PM

 If you know which program you’re interested in and would like a private tour and information session with a program coordinator, please call ahead to book for either Saturday or Sunday. Admissions and workshops staff will also be available for individual and group tours of the school.

1 PM to 2 Pm:

Complimentary Comic Book Layout workshop with Sequential Arts co-ordinator Kent Burles.

We look forward to your visit!

Maxine Schacker, Director

Max the Mutt College of Animation, Art & Design

(art work by 2015 Concept Art graduate Lily Vonk)