Orbit: Game Art – Blender (July 13, 7pm)

It’s a TAO group meet-up!

First time attending this event?  Please sign-up in our short form over here: goo.gl/JwpJzx if you haven’t already done so.

What are we doing this week?

Our resident 3D master is going to whip up some Blender magic so stop by with all your questions and pick up some tips and tricks! (Blender is a free 3D application that can be used for 3D modeling, texturing, animating, and rendering.) Come on in for TAO group (TVGS Art Orbit) meeting!

RSVP at the links below!

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About Orbit

Orbit is a community-driven mentorship program designed to provide greater opportunities for learning and collaboration at Tech Valley Game Space than ever before!

The goal of Orbit is to bring local game makers (and aspiring game makers!) together based around mutual interests, and provide a consistent environment for sustained skill development, personal growth, and community building.

 

Social Night: MOAR BOARD GAMES (June 14, 6pm)

We had a blast playing board games last time but there were too many to choose from and we missed a few – so let’s do it again! Bring in some games and let’s have at them!

As always with social nights, if you’ve got a project to show off – Bring it in, and let’s play it! Want to bring your own VR? Everyone and every game related news item, project, idea, and gadget are welcome!

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Movie Night: Mystery Movie! (June 7, 7pm)

It’s movie night!

We’re going to show a game related movie – So grab some popcorn and come watch, laugh, and enjoy it with us!

Our local connoisseur of the cinema will bring a selection (or three) from their extensive video library and we will sit back, relax, and enjoy the evening together!

(Show starts promptly at 7 – no previews – get there early!)

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Orbit: Game Art – Color Theory (June 29th, 7pm)

It’s a TAO group meet-up!

First time attending this event?  Please sign-up in our short form over here: goo.gl/JwpJzx if you haven’t already done so.

What are we doing this week?

This week: Color Theory and Lighting Basics

Learn to understand color relationships and how to use lighting effectively to create more realistic and cohesive looking art. We will look at the color wheel and different techniques of using colors harmoniously. I will show how to achieve some of these techniques in Photoshop.

RSVP at the links below!

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About Orbit

Orbit is a community-driven mentorship program designed to provide greater opportunities for learning and collaboration at Tech Valley Game Space than ever before!

The goal of Orbit is to bring local game makers (and aspiring game makers!) together based around mutual interests, and provide a consistent environment for sustained skill development, personal growth, and community building.

 

Social Night #Round2: Board Games! (May 31)

Wha – WHAT? There’s an extra Wednesday in May! Let’s celebrate with another social night!

This time: BOARD GAMES!

We’re interested in all kinds of games! Bring in your favorite board game and let’s play! We’ll meet in the THINQubator area and can set up games all around the space.

As with every social night: Got a project to show off? Bring it in, and let’s play it! Want to bring your own VR? Everyone and every gaming news item, project, idea, and gadget are welcome!

RSVP at the links below!

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Orbit: Game Art – Q & A (May 25, 7pm)

It’s a TAO group meet-up!

First time attending this event?  Please sign-up in our short form over here: goo.gl/JwpJzx if you haven’t already done so.

What are we doing this week?

Bring your portfolios, pet projects, sketchbooks, or just a lot of questions! Let’s meet and review work and give/get advice on anything and everything game art related!

Want to learn or improve your game art skills? Have a question about creating art or making a game that you are working on look better? Just want to hang out and work on your project with some other arty people? Come on in for TAO group (TVGS Art Orbit) meeting!

RSVP at the links below!

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About Orbit

Orbit is a community-driven mentorship program designed to provide greater opportunities for learning and collaboration at Tech Valley Game Space than ever before!

The goal of Orbit is to bring local game makers (and aspiring game makers!) together based around mutual interests, and provide a consistent environment for sustained skill development, personal growth, and community building.

 

Social Night: Ludum Dare 38 Replay (May 10, 6pm)

Hey Space Cadets! Let’s have some fun talking about games, development, and other cool news. This week we’re going to be playing games created during Ludum Dare 38.

Feel free to bring in some games, too! Got a project to show off? Bring it in, and let’s play it! Want to bring your own VR? Everyone and every gaming news item, project, idea, and gadget are welcome!

RSVP at the links below! We hope to see you there!

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