New! Video courses from Rigging Dojo

Rigging Dojo was founded to help artists overcome the obstacles of production by focusing on teaching the art and science of character rigging. You wanted to work on your own, train sooner while being more affordable. We listened and are creating, updating and streamlining our training to create a self paced, video mentor courses. Once…

2016 year of the Technical Director

“Water, water, everywhere, Nor any drop to drink.” That quote could easily be talking about jobs and TDs, as 2016 so far has started out with a long list of studios looking to hire Technical Directors for character rigging, pipeline and character FX while being unable to find anyone. The problem is there are not…

Meet The Rigging Team – Anomalia: Keith Lango “Poutnik”

Meet the character TDs behind Keith Lango’s “Poutnik”   Once more  Rigging Dojo partnered up with Anomalia! Together we put a small group of rigging students into a unique remote production environment. The goal for the Riggers was to create animation rigs for the “ANOMALIA 2014 Cartoon Animation Production”, led by our friend Keith Lango. Our special…

Ramahan Faulk New Mentor, New Course at Rigging Dojo

We are excited and happy to welcome and old friend, Ramahan Faulk, recently of Digital Domain, to Rigging Dojo as our new modeling Mentor! Ramahan will be teaching a course on professionally built topology for performance based deformations. A must-take course for modelers who need to build for animation as well as character TDs needing…