Welcome to FX Dojo

Summer Camp – 1 Week Sessions (ages 9-18)


Check out the upcoming Summer Camp Sessions at FX Dojo! These are the only classes in San Diego where students can learn Computer Animation and Game Design using OPEN SOURCE and FREE software. The unique 4-hour workshops get kids and teens acquainted with Blender, Krita, and Unity, some of the most powerful applications for artists today. DAILY SCHEDULE 1:30pm –… Read more »

Photoshop Shortcuts – starts Monday May 16


Back by popular demand, FX Dojo presents another Photoshop Intro series! These classes are held in Liberty Station, 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 basic concept; placing… Read more »

SDVJ Meetup – Tuesday April 19


Hosted by Sandy Meidinger (Create Nightclub) 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, April 19 8:30pm-10pm located at FX Dojo, 2690 Historic Decatur Rd #205, 92106

Blender Game Engine – starts Tuesday April 12


Make video games in San Diego using the most powerful Open Source Program there is…the Blender Game Engine! This 5 session workshop focuses on Blender’s built-in game engine and interactive tools. Proficiency in Blender or another 3D application is required for this intermediate level class. The Logic Editor is where game design begins Sensors, Controllers and Actuators are… Read more »

Blender Helmet – starts Friday April 15


Model a helmet in 3D space! This Intermediate 3D class is for San Diego artists with existing knowledge of Blender. The focus of this class is hard surface modeling, specifically a protective covering for your head. Each week will be an introduction of new exercises sharpening Blender techniques. The difficulty will gradually increase, building the artist’s confidence as… Read more »