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Tiffanie Mang Online Mentorship
Follow a professional workflow and sharpen skills with visual development artist Tiffanie Mang.
Enjoy a regular weekly schedule of personalized critiques and lectures in a small group class setting of no more than 12.
This is a great program for individuals who want to develop careers as visual development artists in animation, or traditional artists interested in developing new techniques to improve their traditional paintings.
4 Weekly LIVE classes per month. Students will be sorted into two groups: Standard & Advanced (Scroll below for more details on both groups)
Receive critiques on class assignments and relevant personal projects in live sessions.
Complete the Program
Enroll at the beginning of the program, and enjoy the companionship of a steady group of peers who complete the program by your side.
Tiffanie will offer you personalized directions and critiques in a small group setting over Zoom to strengthen your weaknesses using a rotation of lessons, demos and critiques.
You will complete and submit assignments on a weekly basis before each live session.
In critiques, Tiffanie accurately pinpoints the strengths and weaknesses of each student so that she can best guide them on what exercises to focus on and get better at. Tiffanie will ensure all of her students develop expertise in fundamental art principles as well as confidence in advanced techniques.
The work and assignments you do with Tiffanie each week will carry over into your personal work and help you to develop a professional portfolio.
Follow in Tiffanie's footsteps and pave your own path to success! Get ready to sharpen your skills in painting through weekly live lectures, demos, assignments, guest speaker lectures and group critiques. With a curriculum tailored to meet real industry needs, Tiffanie has honed her undergraduate studies and work experience to offer you a result-driven mentorship experience.
Applicants will be sorted into two groups: the Standard Mentorship and Advanced Mentorship.
The standard mentorship is for artists who wish to reinforce their fundamental skills in digital painting and find their voice as they create beautiful paintings. This is also a great program for artists seeking a career in the entertainment industry. Exercises and lectures are designed to help artists build confidence in using the visual tools they have at hand to paint personal pieces with confidence.
Enrollment for the Standard Mentorship is closed. Please put your name on the Waitlist and you will be emailed when applications open for the July Session.
The Standard Mentorship is a 5 month program.
——————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————The advanced mentorship is reserved for advanced students who are interested in landing a job as a color designer in the animation industry. Students who apply must show a strong sense of fundamentals and be able to create images that tell a clear story with a palpable mood. Tiffanie will be working with students to refine their portfolio and create a cohesive body of work for studio jobs. Acceptance will be based on portfolios submitted, and selected students will be notified about 2 weeks before start date.
Enrollment is currently closed for the Advanced Mentorship. Please put your name on the Waitlist and you will be emailed when applications open for the July Session.
The Advanced Mentorship is a 4 month program.
Tuition : $350 per month until canceled with 2 weeks notice. Limited seats.
Standard mentorship options: each session is limited to 12 students
Tuesdays 8-10 AM PST / 9-11 AM MST
Thursdays 6:30-8:30 PM PST / 7:30-9:30 PM MST
Advanced mentorship class: each class is limited to 12 students
Wednesdays 8-10 AM PST / 9-11 AM MST
*Advanced class is invitation only after portfolios have been reviewed*
What if I can't make it to live sessions?
How long is the program?
Please email Sentient if you need to leave the program early.
How can you use the tools of line, shapes, masses, values, textures, and edges to best tell your visual story?
Basics of Digital Art Making
Learn the basic tricks and tools of photoshop to create a successful workflow with your paintings.
How to Start Storytelling with Your Work
Learn how to compose and design around a narrative.
After studying the masters and doing plein air studies, practice refining your studies into more cinematic paintings and learn how to apply different styles.
Creating Mood with Color and Light
How does light and color work and how is that pushed cinematically in films? Learn how to sell a specific mood and time of day in a piece using Photoshop tricks and tools.
I recently landed a concept art job with Walt Disney Imagineering, and I believe without Tiffanie this could not have happened at all.
My art has immensely progressed to the point other people started consistently commenting on my progress.
I am excited to continue my studies and self-development with Tiffanie and grow further as an artist!