Adventures in Stop-Motion Animation Workshop

By CAM Raleigh | October 30, 2012

with Hal Meeks and Miles Holst
January 12, 2013 / 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. / $50
Open to grades 6-8

Make a New Year's Resolution to create your own short animated film! What better way to do that than with Hal and Miles, the dynamic duo of digital animation instruction here at CAM Raleigh? Hal and Miles have taught Animation together at Design Camp for several years and are excited to bring their teachings to our Museum classroom.

In this workshop, students will learn the basics of stop-motion animation by using commonplace materials and inexpensive equipment to produce their own short animated films. If you are interested in how films are made or have ever wanted to make some art that moves, join us to learn how to make your own movies. Get ready for the big screen! 

To see a student-made stop-motion animation from Design Camp 2012, click here.

Hal Meeks has a Master's in Art and Design from North Carolina State University, and currently teaches at NCSU. He has worked in the field of digital media for over 25 years. Hal has taught in many capacities with CAM Raleigh, including teaching Animation for Design Camp for several summers.

Miles Holst holds a BA in Art & Design and a BA in Communication Media from North Carolina State University. He has worked as a librarian, a Design Camp instructor, and a TV news floor director/camera operator. He currently works independently as a freelance designer. Miles has produced video installations for MTV and the City of Raleigh. His artistic ventures often focus on human environments, synthetics, image making, and 20th century AV media production.

Click HERE to register online today!

At this time we are only able to accept payment by check. Once you have registered online, you may mail your check for the amount listed above (made out to NCSU) to:

CAM Raleigh
c/o Julia Rice
409 W Martin Street
Raleigh, NC 27603

Thank you for your interest in our workshops. We hope to see you soon!

CAM Raleigh is a non-collecting museum that explores what’s now and presents an always-changing museum experience. CAM Raleigh is a collaboration between the Contemporary Art Foundation, the community of Raleigh and North Carolina State University’s College of Design. CAM Raleigh is generously supported by the Contemporary Art Foundation, North Carolina State University, individual and corporate members, private and corporate foundations, and government agencies. CAM Raleigh is located at 409 West Martin Street, Raleigh, NC 27603, between Harrington and West streets and in the heart of Raleigh’s Depot National Register Historic District and Warehouse District. CAM Raleigh has a parking lot; additional parking is available at metered spots on the street or at the Davie Street Parking Lot located at 201 W. Davie Street. Information about CAM Raleigh’s exhibitions, programs, and special events is available on the CAM Raleigh website at camraleigh.org or by phone at 919.513.0946. Follow @camraleigh on twitter.

Workshop: MOVIETRON 2013

By CAM Raleigh | October 30, 2012

MOVIETRON 2013: An Animation Workshop
With Hal Meeks and Miles Holst
January 19, 2013 / 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. / $50
Open to grades 9-12

Registration is now FULL. Thank you for your interest!

Make a New Year's Resolution to create your own short animated film! What better way to do that than with Hal and Miles, the dynamic duo of digital animation instruction here at CAM Raleigh? Hal and Miles have taught Animation together at Design Camp for several years and are excited to bring their teachings to our Museum classroom.

Speaking of dynamic duos, what would happen in you took characters from different movies and combined them in some way to make a completely new movie? In this workshop, we will pair together a wide variety of films to create our own films ala MOVIETRON, a stop-motion digital mash-up of cinematic proportions. This workshop is great for students interested in making films, learning a new digital art form, or simply having an absolute creative blast on a Saturday afternoon.

Hal Meeks has a Master's in Art and Design from North Carolina State University, and currently teaches at NCSU. He has worked in the field of digital media for over 25 years. Hal has taught in many capacities with CAM Raleigh, including teaching Animation for Design Camp for several summers.

Miles Holst holds a BA in Art & Design and a BA in Communication Media from North Carolina State University. He has worked as a librarian, a Design Camp instructor, and a TV news floor director/camera operator. He currently works independently as a freelance designer. Miles has produced video installations for MTV and the City of Raleigh. His artistic ventures often focus on human environments, synthetics, image making, and 20th century AV media production.

Registration is now FULL. Thank you for your interest!

At this time we are only able to accept payment by check. Once you have registered online, you may mail your check for the amount listed above (made out to NCSU) to:

CAM Raleigh
c/o Julia Rice
409 W Martin Street
Raleigh, NC 27603

Thank you for your interest in our workshops. We hope to see you soon!

CAM Raleigh is a non-collecting museum that explores what’s now and presents an always-changing museum experience. CAM Raleigh is a collaboration between the Contemporary Art Foundation, the community of Raleigh and North Carolina State University’s College of Design. CAM Raleigh is generously supported by the Contemporary Art Foundation, North Carolina State University, individual and corporate members, private and corporate foundations, and government agencies. CAM Raleigh is located at 409 West Martin Street, Raleigh, NC 27603, between Harrington and West streets and in the heart of Raleigh’s Depot National Register Historic District and Warehouse District. CAM Raleigh has a parking lot; additional parking is available at metered spots on the street or at the Davie Street Parking Lot located at 201 W. Davie Street. Information about CAM Raleigh’s exhibitions, programs, and special events is available on the CAM Raleigh website at camraleigh.org or by phone at 919.513.0946. Follow @camraleigh on twitter.

Workshop: Architecture Skill-Building – Models

By CAM Raleigh | August 25, 2012

Architecture Skill-Building Model Workshop
with instructor Rebecca Necessary

This workshop is open to high school students, grades 9-12.

Rebecca Necessary is a professional architect, and an adjunct Instructor of Architecture at NC State College of Design. 

In this skill-building workshop, students will learn the basics of architectural model-making utilizing the tools and techniques used by professional architects. This is an excellent workshop for students interested in adding architectural models to their college admissions portfolio.

Students interested in the College of Design at NC State should note that this workshop takes place on the same day as the NC State / College of Design Open House (9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. on NC State's Campus). This workshop is scheduled with ample time to attend both it and Open House. For more details on Open House at NC State, please visit: design.ncsu.edu/admissions/visiting-the-college

Registration for this workshop is now closed. Thank you for your interest!

At this time we are only able to accept payment by check. Once you have registered online, you may mail your check for the amount listed above (made out to NCSU) to:

Attn: WORKSHOPS
CAM Raleigh
409 W Martin Street
Raleigh, NC 27603

Thank you for your interest in our workshops. We hope to see you soon!

 

CAM Raleigh is a non-collecting museum that explores what’s now and presents an always-changing museum experience. CAM Raleigh is a collaboration between the Contemporary Art Foundation, the community of Raleigh and North Carolina State University’s College of Design. CAM Raleigh is generously supported by the Contemporary Art Foundation, North Carolina State University, individual and corporate members, private and corporate foundations, and government agencies. CAM Raleigh is located at 409 West Martin Street, Raleigh, NC 27603, between Harrington and West streets and in the heart of Raleigh’s Depot National Register Historic District and Warehouse District. CAM Raleigh has a parking lot; additional parking is available at metered spots on the street or at the Davie Street Parking Lot located at 201 W. Davie Street. Information about CAM Raleigh’s exhibitions, programs, and special events is available on the CAM Raleigh website at camraleigh.org or by phone at 919.513.0946. Follow @camraleigh on twitter.

Workshop: No-Sew Clothing (ages 13+)

By CAM Raleigh | August 25, 2012

No-Sew Clothing Workshop
with instructor Shelley Smith

Registration open to everyone ages 13 and up!


Introducing the latest workshop in CAM Raleigh’s Art to Wear and Textiles Series: No-Sew Clothing! In this workshop students will learn approaches to clothing construction beyond use of needle and thread. Through wrapping, plaiting, binding and more participants will create a wearable garment of their choice. Students will leave this workshop with new skills, several patterns to experiment with at home, as well as a fully functional, wearable garment. Great for college students, moms and daughters, fathers and sons, or anyone looking to think outside the fashion box.

Shelley Smith is a multidisciplinary artist living and working in Raleigh, North Carolina. Smith combines traditional and contemporary textiles techniques to create work that speaks to the nature of private versus public identity, as well as humans’ relationship to the wild. Smith received a Bachelor of Art + Design with a concentration in Fibers and Surface Design from North Carolina State University College of Design and has taught students at CAM Raleigh Summer Studios, Design Camp, and the after-school art program New Sense Studios, where she is a co-founder.

Thank you for your interest - registration for this workshop is now closed.

Discount for NC State College of Design students: $10 off with your unity id (enter in the Special Codes box)

At this time we are only able to accept payment by check. Once you have registered online, you may mail your check for the amount listed above (made out to NCSU) to:

Attn: WORKSHOPS
CAM Raleigh
409 W Martin Street
Raleigh, NC 27603

Thank you for your interest in our workshops. We hope to see you soon!

CAM Raleigh is a non-collecting museum that explores what’s now and presents an always-changing museum experience. CAM Raleigh is a collaboration between the Contemporary Art Foundation, the community of Raleigh and North Carolina State University’s College of Design. CAM Raleigh is generously supported by the Contemporary Art Foundation, North Carolina State University, individual and corporate members, private and corporate foundations, and government agencies. CAM Raleigh is located at 409 West Martin Street, Raleigh, NC 27603, between Harrington and West streets and in the heart of Raleigh’s Depot National Register Historic District and Warehouse District. CAM Raleigh has a parking lot; additional parking is available at metered spots on the street or at the Davie Street Parking Lot located at 201 W. Davie Street. Information about CAM Raleigh’s exhibitions, programs, and special events is available on the CAM Raleigh website at camraleigh.org or by phone at 919.513.0946. Follow @camraleigh on twitter.

Workshop: Intro to Photography (Middle School)

By CAM Raleigh | August 25, 2012

Intro to Photography Workshop
with instructor Hal Meeks

An exploratory workshop targeting young photographers. Using commonplace digital cameras, students will learn the basics of picture taking, from operation of the camera to simple compositional ideas. This workshop is open to students in grades 6-8. 

Hal Meeks has a Master's in Art and Design from North Carolina State University, and currently teaches at NCSU. He has worked in the field of digital media for over 25 years.

Click HERE to register online today!

At this time we are only able to accept payment by check. Once you have registered online, you may mail your check for the amount listed above (made out to NCSU) to:

Attn: WORKSHOPS
CAM Raleigh
409 W Martin Street
Raleigh, NC 27603

Thank you for your interest in our workshops. We hope to see you soon!
 

CAM Raleigh is a non-collecting museum that explores what’s now and presents an always-changing museum experience. CAM Raleigh is a collaboration between the Contemporary Art Foundation, the community of Raleigh and North Carolina State University’s College of Design. CAM Raleigh is generously supported by the Contemporary Art Foundation, North Carolina State University, individual and corporate members, private and corporate foundations, and government agencies. CAM Raleigh is located at 409 West Martin Street, Raleigh, NC 27603, between Harrington and West streets and in the heart of Raleigh’s Depot National Register Historic District and Warehouse District. CAM Raleigh has a parking lot; additional parking is available at metered spots on the street or at the Davie Street Parking Lot located at 201 W. Davie Street. Information about CAM Raleigh’s exhibitions, programs, and special events is available on the CAM Raleigh website at camraleigh.org or by phone at 919.513.0946. Follow @camraleigh on twitter.