As an adventurous and artistic-technician, Stig Plantell helps creative people achieve their dreams by guiding them through the challenges of digital animation artistry. Stig has lots of hard-earned expertise in filmed entertainment, story and narrative development, 2D/CG animation, stunt performance, scenic and character design.
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Recently, Plantell’s Advanced 3D Production class won sixth place in a world-wide animation commercial competition. Their project contained a custom-rigged CG dolphin mascot, 2D animated character transitions, live-action video footage and Caribbean-styled design elements all produced during the course of eight weeks. Plantell also frequently posts how-to videos using Maya and Adobe Animate CC on youtube.com.
2D Animation Thesis I, 3D Animation Thesis I, 3D Character + Production Design, 3D Computer Animation Motion Studies, 3D Computer Fundamentals, 3D Modeling, Advanced 3D Computer Modeling + Texturing, Advanced 3D Computer Topics, Character Rigging, Creative Visualization, Fundamentals of Animation, Game Animation + Motion Capture, and Tools + Techniques of Contemporary Animation