Studio 4-H available for Iowa youth
“Future animators and filmmakers can build their digital storytelling skills through Studio 4-H. This new 4-H club is virtual: it exists online and is open to Iowa youth throughout the state.
Studio 4-H provides the opportunity for young Iowans, no matter where they live, to learn from professionals in cinematography, photography, audio production, graphic design and digital storytelling media, said Lisa Berkland, a 4-H youth development specialist with Iowa State University Extension and one of the club’s adult mentors.
“We have partnerships with Adobe Youth Voices, an international digital storytelling project, and Grasshorse Inc., an Iowa-based company that does animation work throughout the United States,” Berkland said. Mentors from Grasshorse and ISU Extension Communications and External Relations will work with the club.” MORE…