Koliko Training – 3d Animation – Ghana

29 April-24 May 2024: Koliko training by GOBELINS Paris is back again in Ghana for a 2nd edition at AnimaxFYB studios.

After a successful first edition in 2023, GOBELINS Paris and AnimaxFYB, with the support of Creation Africa Ghana, bring to Accra a new training programme to dive into the technicalities and creative aspects of 3D animation.  

The objective of the 1-month programme (part-time) is to impart in-depth knowledge of 3D animation using the industry standard software, Autodesk Maya. The programme will initiate participants into the world of Maya with an introduction to the fundamentals, including navigation and the basic principles of 3D animation. As the course progresses, participants will delve deeper into the mechanics of humanoid movement, focusing on jumps and walk cycles. 

The programme is targeting all creatives from Ghana and West Africa wishing to be introduced to 3d animation (beginners or intermediate level).  

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Visual Summer School Ghana


Animax FYB Studios


From  April 29th to May 24th

  • Learners based in Ghana, Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Togo  
  • Minimum age: candidates must be over 16 y.o  
  • Beginners or intermediate level in 3d animation 
  • Graphic designers, visual artists, self-taught animators and all creative talent willing to dive into the technicalities and creative aspects of 3D animation, primarily utilizing the industry-standard software Autodesk Maya.  

Pre-requisite for applicants who would like to participate

  • Pro-efficiency in Autodesk Maya is not a pre-requisite to enter the program. Applicants must demonstrate skills and appetite for using visual creation software in general.
  • The programme is 100% in English, therefore applicants should have a good command of the language in order to easily follow the programme.

At AnimaxFYB studios.

AnimaxFYB studios will provide computers for each Summer School participants. 

Topics Overview Exercises Weekly Goal
April 29th-May 3rd
Introduction to Maya, 3D Animation Principles, Basic Modeling & Texturing  Modeling & texturing basic objects; Animating a turnaround; Exporting a playblast To create basic models and simple animations in Maya
May 6th-May 10th
Jump Animation Mechanics, Introduction to Walk Cycles, Using Character Rigs Bouncing balls of varying weights; Pendulum swing; Jump animation To animate jumps and initiate a humanoid walk cycle
May 13th-May 17th
Forward vs Inverse Kinematics, Body Mechanics, Advanced Animation Tools Neutral walk cycle animation Dive deep into kinematics and body mechanics in animation
May 20th-May 24th
Characterized Walk Cycles, Modifying Walks, Using Props in Animation Walk cycle with personality Develop character-based walk cycles with secondary actions

All participants will receive a certificate of participation for this programme.

Should the programme be cancelled due to an unexpected outbreak, AnimaxFYB studios will refund the tuition fees in full.

Tuition fees

2500 GHS per participant

This advantageous rate is made possible thanks to the support of Creation Africa Ghana.

Admission process

1.Application Submission > 2. Selection process > 3. Letter of admissibility > 4. Online payment > 5. Confirmation

Fill the application form.

Deadline to apply: 24th March

After notification of admissibility, you will be able to proceed with the payment of the programme fees.

Seat will only be guaranteed after complete payment. 

*GOBELINS will not return any submitted material.


Koliko - Visual Summer School Ghana


Razahk Issaka


Animation Director
Razahk Issaka, an Animation Director, has garnered an ANNIE Award for his co-direction of the captivating short film, "The Soloists." With a solid background in animated filmmaking, Razahk has honed his craft through dedication and experience.

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