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Stop Motion Animation (Ages 12-14)

at Evanston Art Center - Online

Course Details
$150 4 seats left
Start Date:

Fri, Oct 30, 4:15pm - Dec 11, 6:15pm Central Time (6 sessions)

Interactive Online Classroom via Zoom
Chicago, Illinois
no class November 27
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 12 - 14 years old
Average Class Size: 10
Teacher: Nathan Florsheim

What you'll learn in this kids technology class:

Learn how to make your own stop-motion films using clay and other objects from home! Develop an understanding of photography and how to use it with Stop Motion Studio to make your own movies. Explore how to build a film story, take pictures using a digital camera or smartphone, and edit those images to make a film. 

  • This interactive online class is presented via Zoom. Please download Zoom prior to your first class
  • You will be emailed Zoom meeting instructions, including a unique URL and meeting ID, to join the class 1 day before the start of the class. 
  • Review the supply list posted. Students are responsible for purchasing all necessary supplies except where indicated. 
  • Classes that do not meet enrollment minimums will be cancelled three days prior to the start of the class. 

The instructor recommnds the following:

  • Camera/phone/tablet for taking photos 
  • Tripod(link is external) or a makeshift tripod 
  • Stop Motion Studio (for PC/Androids only; does not work on Mac computers) OR Adobe Premiere Pro Adobe Premiere Pro(link is external) Adobe Premiere Pro(link is external)Adobe Premiere Pr(link is external)(only necessary if using a Mac computer, available on the Adobe Creative Cloud) 
  • Non-drying modeling clay(link is external) 
  • cardboard or craft paper to work on.

Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

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Refund Policy
Tuition is refundable for Adult and YFA (Youth Fine Arts) classes, minus a processing fee for each class dropped, only if the EAC Registrar is notified by or on the next working day after the first class has met. Workshop fees (minus a processing fee) are refundable up until one week prior to the program. 

If the Director of IT and Administration is notified at least one week prior to the scheduled start date, a processing fee of $50 is charged for dropping adult classes, YFA classes, or workshops costing $100 or more or a $25 processing fee is charged for dropping programs costing under $100. 

A processing fee equal to 50% of the tuition is charged for adult or YFA classes and camps that are dropped during the period from six days before the first class meets and the next working day after the first class has met (workshop fees are not refundable during this period). Please refer to the chart below. 

Students are responsible for notifying the Art Center Director of IT and Administration that they wish to drop a class or workshop; not attending class does not constitute an official withdrawal from courses or cancellation of tuition or fees. If you must drop a class or workshop after the deadline, no refunds will be given. 

There is no deferred, reduced or pro-rated tuition. Membership is non-refundable. There are no exceptions to the Evanston Art Center refund policy.

Refund Schedule for Dropped Classes or Workshops

Type Dropped 7 or more days before the 1st Session* Dropped between 6 days before the 1st Session & the 1st Working day after the 1st Session Dropped after the 1st Working day after the 1st Session*
Adult & YFA Classes & Camps Tuition refunded minus $50 processing fee** Tuition is refunded minus a processing fee equal to 50% of the Tuition No Refund or Credit
Workshops costing $100 or more Tuition refunded minus $50 processing fee** No Refund or Credit No refund or credit
Workshops under $100 Tuition refunded minus $25 processing fee** No Refund or Credit No Refund or Credit

*The first session is defined as the first day a class or workshop meets (not the first class or workshop attended).  

**To avoid paying the processing fee, students may elect to receive a full tuition credit for classes or workshops dropped seven days or more before the first session. Tuition credit will expire one year from the date the class or workshop is dropped and must be used in full for EAC class and/or workshop tuition. After the credit is redeemed, no further refund options will be available. 

Tuition credits are not redeemable for cash under any circumstances. Credits may be transferred to another individual only with written notice.


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Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
4:15pm - 6:15pm Central Time Nathan Florsheim 6 $150
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Fri, Nov 06 4:15pm - 6:15pm Central Time Nathan Florsheim
Fri, Nov 13 4:15pm - 6:15pm Central Time Nathan Florsheim
Fri, Nov 20 4:15pm - 6:15pm Central Time Nathan Florsheim
Fri, Dec 04 4:15pm - 6:15pm Central Time Nathan Florsheim
Fri, Dec 11 4:15pm - 6:15pm Central Time Nathan Florsheim

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