Force Drawing Workshop

March 2–28
Free Force Drawing Workshop at CCA, Friday March 2, 11 a.m.
Carriage House 2, Oakland Campus

Michael Mattesi, Author of the acclaimed FORCE figure drawing books, will be offering a free workshop to our students. Learn how to see, understand and use concepts and techniques that bring your drawing to life! For this workshop, please bring, 18"x24" smooth newsprint, Lyra 9B graphite crayon or other really soft graphite.

Michael D. Mattesi has been working as a professional production artist and instructor for the last twenty years. His clients include Pixar, Walt Disney Feature Animation, Walt Disney Consumer Products, Marvel Comics, Hasbro Toys, ABC, Microsoft, Electronic Arts, Dreamworks/PDI, The School of Visual Arts, William Paterson University, Peking University, Nickelodeon and many others. His involvement with them was as an animator, storyboard artist, character designer, toy designer, cover designer, production designer, director, and instructor.

More information: Contact Rick Vertolli, or Claudia Estrada,

[ Image detail: courtesy the artist, Mike Mattesi ]