I was delighted by the excellent turnout and the quality of the candidates - all of whom I have already met during the interview process here at Bucks. It was a pleasure to meet such enthusiastic students and help them to get started on their professional journey as animators and digital artists.
Maya is very deep software and the learning curve - especially at the beginning - is steep. But everyone was patient and managed in just 3 hours to get some great animation going - no small achievement given that the tools are complex and take time to master.
The morning got me excited about starting formal teaching in September - and looking forward to meeting everyone in our new cohort.