Jenny Wang is the CEO of Crane Animation, creator of the iconic animated Chinese characters Cocoa and Little Love, watched on over 1000 TV channels in Asia and on planes, trains, buses, internet channels, even giant screens on skyscrapers. Her series has won over 160 awards. She has a Masters Degree in Creative Media from RMIT in Australia and is an expert animator, artist, and creative industries success story. Jenny has also taught students of various ages all over the world how to draw Manga and Anime style characters using techniques she developed that instantly impart skill and confidence.
Workshop: Crafting Manga/Anime Characters
Day: Sun 14 Oct 2018
Time: 9am to 10.30am
Venue: Aliwal Arts Centre (AAC-MPS)
In one session Jenny will teach students how to design and draw their own anime characters using a simple, brilliant method of her own design, inspiring astonishing confidence and imparting new and lasting skills. Includes feedback on student's work.
Symposium-Presentation: Building an Animation Company in 21st century Asia and manga
Day: Sat 13 Oct 2018
Time: 4pm to 4.20pm
Venue: Flexi, LASALLE College of the Arts
Jenny shares with warmth and humour the uplifting story of her journey from a poor mountain village to building one of the most successful public service animation companies in China, together with the lessons and insights gleaned along the way. Includes Q&A component.