The Art of Fortnite
Monday, April 15, 2019
9 AM - 12 PM
Monday - Friday, April 15 - 19
For Ages 10 - 13
Video game design and graphics have come a long way since Pac-Man. Using the popular Fortnite game as their main subject, students will unplug while they learn to draw realistic human characters or amorphous creatures in worlds unlike our own. From textured skins to futuristic landscapes, participants will dive deep into the artistry that makes modern video game design both a fascinating hobby and a lucrative career option.
$125 members • $150 nonmembers
Instructor: Jaime Shilen
About the Instructor:
Jaime Shilen received his bachelor’s and master’s in art education from Buffalo State College in New York. A teacher for 16 years, Shilen is currently the art teacher at Toby Johnson Middle School in the Elk Grove Unified School District. Shilen has also worked for the Albright-Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo, N.Y., and as a teaching artist and member of ART ATTACK!, a satellite art program for at-risk inner city students. He encourages and inspires students to develop their own personal style of creativity
Register by clicking the REGISTER button above or visit the Museum Admission Desk.
No experience is required unless noted. The Museum provides student-quality supplies included in the fee unless indicated otherwise. Students are welcome to bring their personal supplies; however there is no discount for doing so. Oil paints are not allowed in studio classrooms.