The Animation Project

Stay tuned for 2021 updates! 

Explore the art of storytelling through the use of stop-motion animation!

North York Arts and the Toronto Animation Image Society have teamed up to present The Animation Project. Over the course of several FREE workshops, participants 55+ will use digital animation techniques to explore topics and issues personal to them. 

This program is a chance to connect with peers, channel your creative expression, and develop your digital literacy.

“It allowed me to approach reality in a different way. Now I perceive Animation as a new world, where I can give life to whatever object I choose. With this technique I feel like a magician!!” – Program Participant

Date: TBD

Time: TBD

Place: Online

Price: Free


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The Animation Project History

The Animation Project 2020

The Animation Project, Previously known as “Seniors Animation Program” was 16 workshops where participants learned and used digital animation techniques to explore topics and issues affecting today’s senior population.

Partners: Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS), funded by New Horizons

18 participants
16 workshops + office hours for questions
One online premiere




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