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An Afternoon with David Colman

An Afternoon with David Colman
August 7, 2011
Aug 7, 1:00PM - 4:30PM

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Join Motivarti and Gallery Nucleus for a special event featuring character designer and story artist David Colman.

David will discuss his extensive experience in the entertainment industry, give a demo of his character design process, and introduce and sign his new book, Animal Character Design: Grizzly Bears.

The Afternoon Includes:

 - a one-hour lecture with Q&A, with topics including David’s approach to storytelling and character design, as well as how he crafted a wide-ranging career for himself in the animation industry

- a two-hour character design demo, in which David will explain his approach and techniques for creating engaging characters

- an artist meet-and-greet, with print and book signing following the character design demo

-an opportunity to purchase a limited-edition, numbered and signed print, which David has created exclusively for Motivarti for this event

- a raffle of the original artwork created during David’s demo; you’ll receive 3 free raffle tickets for attending, with more tickets available for purchase at the event

-a free t-shirt with the purchase of Animal Character Design: Grizzly Bears (while supplies last; offer valid only at Gallery Nucleus during the event)

New print release | Edition of 50 signed & numbered


Admission is $28 at the door

Get three free raffle tickets when you purchase an event ticket. Plus, college students show their I.D. at the door for an additional five free raffle tickets!



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About David Colman

David Colman is an intensely motivated, self-taught artist with a passion for his craft. His career in the entertainment industry spans many years, and includes clients such as Sony Animation (feature and TV), Cartoon Network, Disney Animation (feature and TV), Blue Sky Studios, Nickelodeon Consumer Products, and EA Games. Colman currently works as a storyboard artist with ImageMovers Digital. Animal Character Design: Grizzly Bears is his third book.