VanArts News Article

Bill Matthews Returns for Annual Visit

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VanArts is proud to welcome Mr. Bill Matthews again for his annual visit to provide inspiration, guidance, advice and wisdom to students in our full-time and summer intensive Character Animation programs. 

Bill Matthews has been a guest instructor and visiting industry professional at VanArts since 1996. He is one of the founding instructors and directors of the Sheridan College Animation Program and is recently retired as Manager of Artist Development and ongoing consultant for Walt Disney Feature Animation. Bill worked on effects animation for Disney's Sleeping Beauty and for NASA, and has been writing traditional animation curricula for public schools and colleges for over thirty years.