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Sold Out – Hand-Drawn Animation & Stop Motion Camp

June 24 @ 10:00 am 3:00 pm

Date: Monday, June 24th – Friday, June 28th
Time: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Total Sessions:
 Hilary Campbell & Matthew Boyadjieff
Location: Room 210
10 – 14
Registration Cost:

About the camp

Love doodling? Have you ever wanted to make a movie? Well, this hand-drawn animation and stop-motion camp is the perfect introduction to the art of animated stop motion! Hilary Campbell and Matthew Boyadjieff will guide students in the creation of their own animations and movie. From start to finish students will write, draw, film and edit their movies. A truly unique experience!

Please share any special considerations (medical, physical, learning) that will help your instructor make your class accessible and accommodating for you. You can share these considerations when register or by emailing Sean at

The Sonoma Community Center (the Center) strives to create an inclusive, safe community where everyone is treated with dignity and respect. The Center is committed to creating such an environment because it brings out the fullest potential in each of us, which, in turn, contributes directly to creating a community of belonging. In order to ensure a positive, safe, and welcoming experience for everyone, all program participants are asked to abide by the following policies, community agreements, and restorative safety protocol.

About the instructors

Hilary Fitzgerald Campbell

Instructor / Artist

Hilary Fitzgerald Campbell is a New Yorker cartoonist, author, comedian and filmmaker. Her debut memoir Murder Book was awarded the best graphic novel of the year for the Midwest Publishing Awards of 2022. She has illustrated critically acclaimed books such as Feminist Fight Club and Are You My Uber? and her second memoir, The Joy of Snacking will hit the bookshelves in 2025. Campbell’s short documentaries This Is Not The End and Small Talk won awards at the top festivals in the country, before going on to become Vimeo Staff Picks. While Hilary resides in New York with her dog and a vast collection of Law & Order dvds, she is a Sonoma born artist, who is very excited to return home again to share the world of cartooning with students.

Matthew Boyadjieff

Instructor / Artist

Matthew Boyadjieff is a local Sonoma county mixed media cartoonist and animator. Coupled with his love of cartoons, he’s currently working towards a credential in teaching 2d traditional animation and motion graphics. He prides himself in making the world of cartooning and animation accessible to everyone, whether one wants to pursue a professional career in the field or as a hobby.

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