WORKSHOP – Animation Software Basics: Adobe After Effects

11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS)


Technical skills development


January 20, 2018  
11:00am – 5:00pm

Non-member $100 / TAIS Member $80 / Subsidized $50

This 6 hour workshop offers a comprehensive introduction to Adobe After Effects. Participants will get an comprehensive overview – from starting a composition to exporting for various formats, with a focus on paths, masks and keyframes – the foundations of After Effects as a powerful platform.

Zeesy Powers is a multi-disciplinary artist who lives and works in Toronto. Powers works with moving images and text in her artistic practice, exploring how technology impacts our lived experience and mediates our relationship to the cultural and natural systems that support and shape society. Powers has performed and exhibited at venues including PS 122 (New York), CCA Kitkyushu (Japan), The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery (Toronto), and the Art Gallery of Ontario (Toronto). Her animations and video works have screened internationally. Powers was TAIS 2017 Canadian Artist in Residence. More info available at