Are You Ready?

Multiplying creators through education and inspiration

For young creators that are ready to begin their own creative journey.

Founder

Shawn Sullivan

In the fall of 1998, Shawn Sullivan came to Sheldon High School to build the program of his dreams–an animation program that would give students real “jobs” working with leaders in the field of Arts Media and Entertainment (AME).

Shawn’s program achievements received national attention when a student’s film was purchased and shown on HBO television. His program has also won Four National Television Academy Awards of Excellence. Later another team project resulted in a Regional Emmy Award. Shawn has a strong record as a teacher. He has won several teaching awards and commendations. In 2016, the Walt Disney Family Foundation bestowed the honor by declaring Shawn’s program as the best high school animation program in the world.

Founder

David Garibaldi

Since 2003 artist David Garibaldi has brought art to the forefront of pop culture through his performance painting style. Best known for his large scale paintings created in a live show format, Garibaldi currently travels the globe doing more than 100 live shows per year. Below is a list of some career highlights to date.

-Finalist on America’s Got Talent Season 7
-Performed for President Obama at The White House
-Appeared on The Today Show, ESPN, & International TV
-Has helped raise over $4 million for charities around the world
-Received the key to the City of Sacramento in November 2017

MEDIA

Creator X – Video Highlights

CREATOR X ANNOUNCEMENT 0:59

David Garibaldi gives the announcement for Creator X!

Garibaldi at Hiram Johnson 1:00

David Garibaldi visits Hiram Johnson High School!

1ST ANNUAL CREATOR X CAMP

July 12th & 13th

2 DAYS / 8AM – 5PM / 120 STUDENTS / +KEYNOTES /
Creating with industry professionals

Throughout the 2 days students will be introduced to four essential learning pillars of the Arts Media and Entertainment Industry.
Below are examples of classes the students will experience.

DIGITAL

  • VIRTUAL REALITY
  • DIGITAL PAINTING
  • ANIMATION

TRADITIONAL

  • PAINTING
  • FIGURE DRAWING
  • PORTRAIT

STORY

  • 30 SEC PITCH
  • STORYBOARDING
  • STORY STRUCTURE

PERFORMANCE

  • CHARACTER
  • DANCE
  • IMPROV

CREATOR X CAMP SCHEDULE

DAY 1

8 am: Opening Kick Off Keynote
9 am – 12 pm: Class #1
12 pm – 1 pm: Lunch and Additional Demo’s
1pm – 4 pm: Class #2
4pm – 5 pm: Wrap Q & A Creative Session

DAY 2

8 am: Opening Kick Off Keynote
9 am – 12 pm: Class #3
12 pm – 1 pm: Lunch and Additional Demo’s
1pm – 4 pm: Class #4
4pm – 5 pm: Closing Keynote + Send Students Off w/Packets, Inspiration, and possible software.

Need Help? Contact us at info@creatorx.org

READY TO APPLY?

Are you excited about this once in a lifetime opportunity?
Then fill out the application and we will be in touch!