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Best summer vacation workshop to creatively engage children

With the soaring temperatures and the long summer vacation ahead, most parents in Mumbai find it difficult to keep children constructively occupied and yet away from their electronic gadgets and devices. Children are addicted to their phones, play stations, iPads and Television. Gone are the days where children read, played board games or kept themselves busy creating art and craft ...
Benefits of animation education

How is Animation Education beneficial to children?

Ever wondered how animation education could be beneficial to children? As per an Analysis of Comprehension of Animation Logic in Young Children by Wendy Jackson Hall (Animation Artist/Educator, Seattle. Read more about her here) presented at the 2002 Society for Animation Studies Conference, Glendale, CA Creative Writing and Language skills are engaged while writing the script. Principles of storytelling, story structure, ...
animal abuse video

Selections & Pre-selections – Fingers crossed!

This past week has been so eventful, with ONLY exciting News and Awards coming our way. Here are a few more to add to the list- After winning a FICCI BAF Award last week, our cutout animation film ANIMAL ABUSE has made it to INDIAN PANAROMA section of International Children's Film Festival, Lucknow 2019 http://www.cmsfilms.org/icff/ and Corti a Ponte, Ponte San Nicolò, ...
FICCI Baf Award

Our Third FICCI BAF Award is our 21st Award!

Our students have won their 3rd FICCI BAF award! yayyyyyy:) All 3 FICCI BAFs have been won by our students at Ecole Mondiale World School. We won our first FICCI BAF in 2013 for the film created by 5th Grade students. It was on Child Rights 'CHILDREN OF THE WORLD' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qntbhnmg2x4. This hand-drawn animation film then went on the win the BLUE ...
Price of Wales Museum

Opening of the CHILDREN’S MUSEUM at CSMVS

CSMVS Extremely excited and looking forward to the Opening of the CHILDREN's MUSEUM on 29th March 2019 at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (Prince of Wales Museum) Toon Club was involved in training the children in cut-out animation and helping them to create an animation film for the launch of the Children's Museum. This is one of the best projects we've ...
Animation at Oberoi International School

Oberoi International School’s Art Exhibition MOMENTUM

The inauguration ceremony of the annual Art Exhibition 'MOMENTUM' by my Diploma Program (DP or Grade 12) students (Visual Arts Class of 2019) at Oberoi International School was completely out of the box! They screened their Rotoscopy Animation film created under Toon Club guidance just after the ceremonious lighting of the candle and before the unveiling of their fascinating art creations. Each ...
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Our long-standing relationships with Schools

We at Toon Club, have had long-lasting relationships with several schools. We often wonder why these bonds have been so strong. Perhaps the reason for this firm association has been our mutual appreciation for high standards and quality in art education, exchange of ideas and learnings, and a constant desire for growth in our own respective areas of work. The schools ...

A Cut-out Animation Workshop at Prince of Wales Museum

An Exciting Phase in the life of Toon Club. We have just bagged our dream project with Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (Prince of Wales Museum). The Museum is launching Mumbai City’s FIRST Children’s Museum – For the Children, By the Children. Which means children curate the exhibits and are involved in every possible way. For this purpose, the Museum conducted a few ...
Accolades Galore

Accolades Galore at Toon Club

The last couple of months has been an eventful period for us Toon Club-ites. Our films have been Officially selected at almost 10 festivals across the world- 5 (Stop Deforestation, The Coolest Magician, Egyptian Clans, Amazing Animals, Mr. Grumpledump’s Song) at Paris International Animation Film Festival (PIAFF), 2 (Stop Deforestation, Every Child Matters) at Animasyros International Animation Festival- Agora, Greece and 1 (The Coolest Magician) at Noe Valley Girls Film Festival, ...
speaker at IIT

Speaker at IDC (IIT Powai) Event

I often wonder if Toon Club fits into the run-of-the-mill “Classes For Kids”. Does it belong in the same category as any other regular “Summer Activity for Kids” or “Vacation Classes for Children” I have always believed that Toon Club doesn’t belong in the regular category. Even in the space “Animation Classes For Children”, we are set apart by what we ...
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