Cogswell is lucky to have many devoted alumni who come back occasionally to teach classes where they bring the latest best practices and share their particular artistry. Peter Mo and Mason Sheffield are just two recent alumni instructors.
This summer, Devorah Petty is teaching our Digital Arts and Animation Texturing class. Devorah is a freelance texture painter and look developer with nearly a decade of experience working for major visual effects, animation, and gaming clients.
After finishing a series of modeling and animation classes at Cogswell in the late 90s, Devorah began her career on the first Matrix film, joining the staff at Manex as a texture painter and working her way to lead texture painter, where she worked on the Matrix Sequels as well as Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon, Mission Impossible II, Bless the Child and Minority Report. (more…)