Animation Supplement is bootstrap start-up to inspire, inform and educate about Digital literacy, Animation, Web, Computer Graphics, Mix Media and Crafts with a vision to bridge the skill/talent gap between the academia & the industry and thus become a globally acclaimed as an innovative organization that work toward fulfilling the skilling needs of students and the professionals.

Why Training & Education? 

India has become the second largest country in terms of number of internet users and digital education is required in all sectors from operations to management.

As this industry is on the fast track growth there is strong and constant need of technical and skilled professionals. Not only professionals but also school students need to be prepared for future to use this medium to become more efficient and Creative in their work. We just don’t need man power we need innovative and creative brains to do wonders.

 As said by Dr. A.P. J Abdul Kalam(Late President of India), "Learning gives creativity, Creativity leads to thinking, Thinking provides knowledge, Knowledge makes you great." 

Hence focusing on these objectives; we developed a system of low cost small/large training modules as per industry requirements for portfolio assessment, concept & skills based training programs thus making training more meaningful, useful, and efficient for all.

Why choose us for training? 

  • Adoption of Innovative training methods, industry relevant examples instead of dummy projects. 
  • Training by Industry experts. Learning with Case Studies and Ongoing live Projects. 
  • Customised content as per need and requirement. 
  • In-house internship program with studios/corporates for experiencing actual work environment. 
  • Online library materials and portfolio database resources from industry.

What services we offer?

  • Corporate training
  • Train the trainer program
  • Kids workshops
  • Event workshops
  • Employee training
  • Group training

 

Mentors

Smita Pandey
Founder & Editor

An avid learner and a passionate educator, Smita is mentor and editor-in-chief of animationsupplement.com. She holds Master’s degree from Mumbai University in Masters of Arts (Literature) and programming and multimedia diploma from government of India, Ministry of IT.  Smita  has worked with multiple organisations like St Xavier’s college and All India Institute of Local Self Government in association with Adelaide Institute (TAFE Australia). She has conducted corporate training at organisations like Graphic Image, Reliance Infocomn, Mahindra First Choice, Tata Interactive and Deustche Bank. Simultaneously she kept working on CG Projects which helped her in gaining in-depth knowledge of graphics, animation, vfx and gaming.  She is now independent trainer and manage content development and day to day activities of Animation Supplement.  

 

 

Abhay Waghmare
Academic Advisor 

Abhay Waghmare is an accomplished animation director from Mumbai with a wide array of artworks under his belt. This creative mind was born in Nagpur and was passionate about art right from early childhood. A big fan and connoisseur of classic art, Abhay graduated in Fine Arts from the Nagpur University(1994-95) and moved to Mumbai to jump start a career in Advertising. After spending about 4 years producing some of the best illustrated children's books, concepts and ideas at UTV, Abhay turned to 2D animation which gave expression to his childhood fascination for sketches and all art in 2 dimensions. 

Moving steadily from strength to strength, first as a trainee right till the director for 3D animated films, Abhay started animating for commercials, TV shows, direct to DVD films and finally full length movies. 

Over the years, Abhay thrived on character design, storyboarding, concept development and teaching. He has 4 full length animation films to his credits(3 international + 1 Indian). With more than a dozen years dedicated to art, animation and the creative process on the whole, Abhay makes the most of his time painting, sculpting and trekking.