Angie Taylor is a professional designer with over 25 years experience in the film and television industry. She devotes a few days each month to deliver software training to other designers, editors and visual effects artists.
The training courses are designed for motion graphic designers, editors and visual effects artists. She covers several different software applications including; Adobe After Effects, Premiere Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator and Maxon Cinema 4D.
Over the years Angie has trained hundreds of clients including designers from BBC; Channel 5; Carlton; HTV; BSkyB; MTV; Skype and ITV. You can read reviews from people who have benefited from Angie’s training here.
Angie’s custom, one-to-one training courses are held at her studio in the Creative Cabin. She can also provides on-site training for groups or individuals. This can be provided at your own place of work or at a London-based training centre.
The Creative Cabin is a separate self-contained studio/apartment situated next door to Angie’s home. This is where Angie creates her own motion graphic and animation projects for her own clients. She also offers this lovely self-contained studio apartment to other designers, editors and artists who need a quiet, inspiring place to work, learn and relax.
Guests can benefit from bespoke, one-to-one courses that Angie delivers in this idyllic location near Brighton in the UK. Angie offers very reasonable prices for customised, one-to-one training courses, tailored to suit each individual’s needs.
Software training is delivered on a one-to-one basis at your desk in the Creative Cabin. Below is information about pricing of courses and an example of a course outline for Adobe After Effects.
Software applications covered
- Adobe After Effects
- Adobe Photoshop
- Adobe Premeire Pro
- Adobe Illustrator
- Maxon Cinema 4
- Adobe Lightroom
Angie also provides training in the following subjects; Sketching & Drawing, Storyboarding & Animatics, Principles of Color Theory, Typography Essentials, Principles of Composition, Creating a Showreel or Portfolio and basic website design with WordPress.
One-to-one Software Training course
The price for a customised, one-to-one, two-day training course is £499.95. This includes one night’s accommodation in the Cabin which is usually charged at £99.95.
Non-Residential Training course
The cost of a customised, one-to-one, two day training course without accommodation is £449.95.
Angie offers a range of flexible options for training;
One-day course £249.95
Half Day course (4 hours) £149.95
Skype training £45 per hour
On-site classroom training
On-site and classroom training can be arranged. Prices start from £199.95 per person, per day.
Course outline example
After Effects Fundamentals
Booking the Cabin
Please use the Contact page to contact Angie for more details about course content and availability. It can be rented simply as a place to be creative, away from the stresses and strains of life. If you’re interested in booking the cabin or if you’d like training. Please book here.
More about the Cabin
The cabin is completely self-contained with free parking. It’s the perfect escape for artists, authors, designers or musicians wishing to retreat from their daily routines and responsibilities. Getting away to an inspirational space can enliven creative development.
At one end of the studio is a large work desk with ergonomic chairs. On this is a top-of-the-range iMac which has the full Adobe CC collection installed, Cinema 4D and a full suite of office applications. There’s wireless internet throughout the cabin and various drawing and painting materials can also be provided.
The kitchen area has a fridge, kettle, toaster and mocrowave/ oven/grill combi where you can make your own food. Alternatively, home-cooked, organic food can be provided if you prefer. We also cater for all special dietary requirements including vegan and gluten-free diets.
If you want to chill out there’s a music system to plug your iPod into. There are also plenty of films on DVD. Angie also has an extensive library of books on hand about design, art and creativity to inspire you.
There’s private access to the cabin via a front door. There are also french doors leading onto a patio for outside dining/ sunbathing. From here there are stunning panoramic sea views across the English Channel and the South Downs.