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SDVJ Meetup – Tuesday Feb 16


Join us for the next VJ Meetup group in San Diego! Guest speakers have 15 minutes to share their topic. Hosted by Sandy Meidinger. Learn more about the professional tools VJs use for live visual projection and design. No experience necessary! This event is free and open to the public Tuesday, February 16 8:30pm-10pm located at… Read more »

Intro to Illustrator – starts Friday Feb 5th


FX Dojo San Diego presents Introductory Lessons in Adobe Illustrator! In three classes students will learn a variety of common applications to develop a strong comfort level with this professional software. Learn the fundamental tools     Layers are more intuitive than you think!   Use shapes and paths for quick concepts Create different looks… Read more »

Intro to Blender – starts Wednesday Feb 10


FX Dojo presents Introduction to Blender 3D! This intimate learning environment in Liberty Station, San Diego is limited to only 6 students, so reserve your spot now! Lessons are taught in the form of entertaining puzzles which challenge your problem solving skills …all while making computer animation! “What does this button do?” Use Blender to build models, paint… Read more »

Photoshop Shortcuts – starts Friday Feb 19th


For those that missed out in January, FX Dojo presents another Photoshop Intro series! These classes are held in Point Loma, San Diego, where Instructor Otto Lai will guide artists through exercises of varying difficulty. Covering important topics like layer styles and layer masks, everyone will develop a comfort level while still having fun! Understanding Layers It’s a… Read more »

Motion Graphics – starts Tuesday Jan 19th


After Effects has been the leading tool for Motion Graphics since the term was popularized in the late 1990s. It’s one of my favorite programs to teach because there’s so much you can do, and it’s fun to animate graphic design projects you made in Illustrator or Photoshop. I learned After Effects on the job working… Read more »