Get ready for your new career without having to quit your current job. Graduate in 4 mo.
A flexible bootcamp means you can set your own work schedule to fit your life.
One year of training, support and career guidance. Don't do this alone. Let us guide you.
In this first sprint your goal is to create a realistic prop using a high-polygonal modeling approach to establish realist form.
The second sprint builds on the first to create a realistic prop that goes beyond mere software tools to tell the story and evoke a sense of authenticity
After you've created one amazing prop you move to creating a complete environment. First learning how to grid it up, create your kit and then assemble, light and play!
Apply to jobs weekly and get career guidance as well as continuing crits on your work to keep your momentum going.
HIRE-ABILITY is our key focus! To do that, we focus on the skills you need to demonstrate and build a strong portfolio with one-on-one mentorship.
Small groups, a network of graduates and professional mentorship all work together towards the same goal: getting you that JOB.
We provide each of our immersive graduates with 8 months access to job readiness training, connections to employers, and opportunities to hone new skills.
Create the 3D models that you'll need using a variety of techniques to keep it modular and repeatable.
Learn to texture and bake using the latest techniques and workflows such as texture tiling.
Dive into materials via either Substance Designer or Unreal to take your work to that next level.
Establish the "feel" of the final environment by working on your lighting and post-processing workflows.
"The class I took essentially got me into the job market. Having someone who knows what to look for telling you what to put into your portfolio was great!"
Former Science Major
Graduate Of Brett Briley's Game Art Apprenticeship
You bring the desire and we'll bring the support and resources to help you thrive - but you have to find the time to do the work that will level up your portfolio.
Our key word is HIRE-ABILITY. We focus on the right skills in the right order. Our curriculum is battle-tested and constantly evolving to meet the demands of industry.
Stay connected! Yes, we're ONLINE but you meet with your mentor every three or four days to help your build momentum in your skills.
Create portfolio projects that are designed to scream HIRE-ABILITY. We don't want you to qualify for entry-level jobs. We want you to become a rockstar.
Learn from skilled artists with professional experience in the field through our classes, bootcamps and immersives.
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Fill out our quick online application by answering a few questions.
This interview will make sure the bootcamp is a fit for you and that you're learning preferences and schedule align with the course.
2-week prep phase to master Environment Arts fundamentals and submit your 3d prop models for approval.
You’ll step into the full program after passing the 3D prop assessment and having your prop approved.
We love questions, almost as much as we love providing answers. Here are a few samplings of what we're typically asked, along with our responses:
There's never been a better time to be a well-trained 3D Artist. The Game industry is growing and offers stable employment for artists trained in craft and the latest software.
By the end of this course you'll be able to:
Our students are artists, engineers transition into the arts, people just out of college, people who couldn't afford to go to college, vfx artists, baristas - artists who, just like you, have a passion for creating environments for the film and game industry.
By the end of the course, you will have:
We don't want financial obstacles to get in the way of you achieving your dream job so we offer payment plans for those who qualify. Note, you must first be accepted into the program before applying for financing.
The Immersive is in-person. The Bootcamp is online. The immersive is also over 520 hours of training while the bootcamp is over 72 hours of training.
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