First you can watch the very important Workshop on Using Custom Fonts in Your Book Covers, Posters, and, Presentations now. It is absolutely critical if you want your work to generate sales. If you don't believe that, you -really- need to watch the workshop. It's worth the $5. If you like that workshop, check out Creating Artistic Illustrations and Storyboards (even if you can't draw). If you like those workshops, you might well like the upcoming animation workshop (see the link to the video at the bottom of the screen). Characters can be in any style . . .
Second, We have several live online workshops coming up. You can attend them all, and get access to 120+ recorded workshops, for $20. For $30, you can get 3 months of live workshops. Get full details at https://nancyfulton.gumroad.com/l/dUzqTK/VID0nly
Wednesday we'll be talking about a wide variety of ways add Special FX quickly and cheaply to your work. Your social media posts will get a lot more attention, your website will get a lot more engagement, your trailers, documentaries, films, videos, will look better and sell better, if you just pick up a few skills to improve them. Even if you are going to hire people to do this stuff for you, you need to understand the fundamentals so you know how easy / hard it is.
Here are the upcoming events. Note the ones on TikTok and How to Make Cartoons cover (really) fast and cheap solutions. Also, if you are married, or working in creative collaboration with anyone married, next weeks workshop with Attorney Asa Pitt is incredibly valuable.
April 20 @ 7PM April 20 @ 7PM How to Acquire and Use Special FX in Social Media Posts, Videos, Films, and Websites
In this workshop, you learn several fast and cost-effective ways to add special FX to your website, ads, social media posts, and videos. You’ll learn about free and very in-expensive tools that make it much easier for you to dazzle, delight, and inform. You can spend a lot of money hiring others to create these FX for you, but learning how to create them yourself is likely a better investment. Even if you do want to hire people to do the work for you, it’s a good idea to understand the technologies they are going to use.
April 27 @ 7PM Attorney Asa Pitt: Creative Rights Agreements and the Impact of Divorce
In this workshop we’ll be addressing the importance of ownership of your screenplays, films, videos, designs and other intellectual property and how those rights can be impacted by a divorce. This is a critical workshop for anyone considering working creatively with a partner. This workshop is especially critical if you are married.
FREE Asa Pitt is CEO and Founder of the Pitt APC law firm. Pitt APC is a boutique entertainment law firm that works with some of the biggest groups in entertainment, including the likes of Amazon and CAA. Asa specializes in working with up and coming artists and brands to ensure that their rights are protected. Pitt APC recently closed working as production counsel on the independent film, The Mattachine Family where Asa handled all agreements on behalf of the production company (talent, crew, locations, vendors, rights, investments, etc.). In addition to his entertainment clientele, Asa is constantly mediating divorce settlement agreements where he functions as a neutral third party, guiding negotiations between spouses towards an amicable divorce settlement. Asa studied Entertainment Law at the Chapman School of Law and previously worked in business and legal affairs at United Talent Agency.
To learn more about Asa’s work visit www.pittapc.co and https://www.linkedin.com/in/asa-pitt-a7193111b/. You may want to check out his article on Collaboration and Co-Writer Agreements at https://www.pittapc.co/collaboration-and-co-writer-agreements.
Topics addressed in this workshop include:
- Intellectual Property Rights and Divorce
- Who Controls Intellectual Property When Partners Work Without an Agreement
- Creative Partnership Agreements and Why They Are Critical
- Copyright Law and Estate Planning Considerations
- The Role of Mediation in Creative Partnership Disputes and Divorce
May 4 @ 7PM Tik Tok Promotion
In this workshop you learn how to promote yourself, your books, your films, and your other projects on Tik Tok. You’ll master skills that make creating great videos easier, including how to create amazing ones that don’t force you to be on screen. You’ll also learn how to run ads, and how to acquire followers. Tik Tok is easier to use than Facebook or Twitter as a promotional tool, and many folks like it much better both as creator and viewer.
May 11 @ 7PM PST Quickly / Cheaply Creating Professional Cartoons in Adobe Character Animator
In this workshop you learn how to create and animate cartoons in minutes using Adobe Character Animator for $50/month. If you want to be able to create and animate your own cartoons and cartoon characters, this is the solution for you. In this workshop you’ll learn how easy it is to animate characters and create cartoons.
Remember, you can attend some or all of these workshops, and get access to 120+ recorded workshops as well, for $20. For $30, you can get access to 3 months of live workshops.
Sign up here: https://nancyfulton.gumroad.com/l/dUzqTK/VID0nly
I used to charge $15-$20 per workshop, now members just pay $20/month or less for access to everything. My objective is to give you a library of skills and support you can draw on at any time. One stop shopping . . .