• Welcome to West Sound Tech

    Instructor: Tony Sharpe

    Phone: 360.473.0585

    Email: tony.sharpe@westsoundtech.org


    This course introduces students to the principles, tools, and concepts used in 2D and 3D animation, video game programming, and video game production. Students use industry-standard computers and software to create 3D video games and animations. While using those programs student learn how to design, 3D model, rig and animate a character for video games. The course focuses on the 3D art pipeline, modeling, texturing, game engines, modeling for anatomy, Principles of Animation, lighting and compositing. Using pre- and post-production skills, student work in teams to create animations and video games. This course covers a variety of 21st Century Skills (“employability skills”) essential to a student’s transition into the professional world.