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The Rigging Buddies Podcast #26: Alicia Carvalho

This is a great interview with Rigging Dojo Alumna, Alicia Carvalho, Rigging Supervisor at Digital Dimension. There are some great discussion about deformation and the needs for having good skinning and deformation skills. Alicia shares some must hear advice on how to prepare information before rigging and insights on how to lead a team and […]

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Blender Motion Editing Secrets

If you are an animator wanting or needing to move away from Maya and MotionBuilder and not sure how you are going to do it, this is the way.

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July Classes

We are running our next set of mentor led classes (Rigging 101, Face Rigging 101, Maya API 101) on July 20th. We will close Registration for this session on the 5th. Train with you soon, Josh, Brad and Chad

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Get to know: Gracie Arenas Strittmatter – Technical Art Director at BioWare and SIGGRAPH 2019 Real-Time Live! Chair

Let’s get started, a question we like to ask first is how you found your way into tech and animation!  Ever since I can remember, I have loved creating and tinkering with things. I’m glad that my parents encouraged this and supported my participation in activities like summer art and engineering programs when I was […]

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Free Maya API training eBook

Free Compile plugins for Maya eBook Check out this free eBook guide Making Plugins for Maya from our API mentor Marco where you will learn how to build the  tcHarmonciDefomer from the https://www.toolchefs.com/and the open source “Dem Bones” skinning decomposition tool from EA (The source research for tools like including Hans Godard’s skinning converter, Autodesk Maya’s bake deformer, or SideFX […]