Design a character and enter the 2015 APW Character Design Contest and you could win great prizes! animation_portfolio_workshop_logo_2014Free Tuition to APW's 2015/2016 Session Enter the 2015 APW Character Design Contest and you could win free tuition to the 2015/2016 session of the Animation Portfolio Workshop's proven eight month workshop.  If you want to get into a top animation school, you need to know how to draw.  Drawing is what we're all about.  Learn Drawing for Animation and Life Drawing for Animation as you prepare an animation portfolio.       harmony-iconToon Boom Harmony Win Toon Boom Harmony.  When it comes to animation software, experience counts.  Light years ahead of the competition, Toon Boom Harmony is the gold standard by which all 2D animation software is judged. Enabling animators to go further than ever before, and to get there faster than ever imagined.  Also included in this prize is a free 90 minute Toon Boom Harmony webinar - See Harmony in action and learn everything you need online in 90 minutes.       sbp-iconToon Boom Storyboard Pro Win Toon Boom Storyboard Pro - a stronger faster and sturdier way to cut storyboarding time into a fraction of the classic process. Each step is performed in the same program. No need for importing and exporting, and no need to wait for anything to load.           apw_artsuppliesprize_contest_2014Animation Art supply pack APW has packaged up a load of useful art supplies that will keep you drawing and creating for a long time.  Sketchbooks, paper, pencils, markers, graphite, and much more.  Worth over $300.           CTH680_800x600_Gallery_1Intuos Pen and Touch Graphics tablet Use your computer as a drawing tool!  This Intuos tablet is perfect for sketching and drawing right onto your computer.  Create your own effects, experiment, and share your character designs with others digitally.         2 Free Passes to Toronto Comicon 201556f7c616-d193-4673-a78d-5bc12cef16f6_jpg_615x9000_q95 Contest entries received before Thursday, March 12, 2015 are eligible for the Early Bird Prize - 2 Free Passes to Toronto Comicon 2015!  Take in the awesome experience of Comicon with a friend.  Meet your favorite artists and writers.  While you're there, pass on greetings to Superman and Gus Fring.       an 2015 logo blk text2 Free Passes to Anime North 2015 Grab a friend - head to a dollar store then whip up some creative cosplay magic on your way to a celebration of Manga, Anime, music and games at Anime North 2015 in Toronto.     bmv_logo$100 Gift Certificate from BMV Books Canada's largest bookstore has an extensive selection of awesome art and animation related books.  Book lovers know BMV Books as a great place to quietly find hidden gems.   apw_banner_2015_rules_guidelines