RAISING THE BAR RECRUITING (RBR) is not a talent “cattle call”. It is a high quality pre-selection process that takes place between professional artists and new-comers with executives and talent seekers from many feature film, television and game studios. Submissions are previewed online and those selected will have a scheduled one on one interviews that will take place onsite at the event. The largest event is at the CTNanimationexpo held every November but various job events are posted all year.
PROFESSIONAL CRITIQUES – Artists learn from other artists. In a conservatory mentor approach, you can have your work critiqued for positive feedback from leading professionals currently working in this community. In a live format up to 10 artists will engage in [...]
Sometimes amazing things can happen. The Creative Talent Network known as the community for top talent artists in the animation, visual EFX and video game industries and host of the International CTN animation eXpo now brings our community to you through our online CTN Portal leading you to the Membership, Store, TV and Ticketed Event opportunities. Located in Burbank California CTN online celebrates the talent and gives them a "command central" for their activities both online and off as well as a location for you to connect with them directly. Join their mailing list, like their page and become a fan, contact them directly or post your latest art and project in the CTN activity feed.
Each time an artist sits down to create for a client or for themselves they enter into an amazing and [...]
The CTN Road Trip Burbank April 16-17, 2016 CLICK HERE
The 16th Annual Burbank Fine Arts Festival and Creative Talent Network are back! The event has expanded to include digital and special effects artists from the entertainment industry via Brainstorm School. The festival has grown to 100 artists with canopies and booths covering four blocks plus indoor events. THE ROAD TRIP IS ON https://vimeo.com/album/2429652/video/65984280
The CTN animation eXpo Nov 18-20, 2016 CLICK HERE
The only event of its kind pr[...]
"I had the chance to meet Tina when we were both artists at Disney Feature Animation. CTN is the living testimony that Tina blends talents for Artistry and entrepreneurship. It allows all of us animation artists to stay connected, share our work, and make new professional contacts. It is a unique network, and Tina is the beating heart of it." Christophe Vacher, 2-time Emmy Award winner Art Director/Designer/Concept artist
"The Creative Talent Network is the most professional and productive networking community there is for animation." Nicolás P. Villarreal, Visual Development Artist
"The Creative Talent Network, and it’s associated annual CTN Expo, is the world’s premier artists’ network in the animation industry." Fred Herrman, Production Supervisor
"CTN is a wonderful professional setting which provides invaluable connections between artists working for all aspects of the animation industry." Katy Hargrove, Designer
"The CTN has provided the best outlet for me to display my work and make new connections. Tina Price provides a service for all of us working in the entertainment and illustration industry that can not be received anywhere else." Peter Emmerich, Asst Art Director
"I fully endorse CTN because I believe in what it stands for. There are very few artist advocates out there that deliver solutions and work as hard as CTN at promoting the cause of those who toil in the animation field." Alberto Ruiz, Instructor