Welcome to Harleyquin Inspiration & Learning Center!

Workshops are offered at Harleyquin through a love of dance and also to give back and support the dance community.  There are no fees to attend, no reservations required, and everyone is welcome.  Feel free to join in and listen or participate!  To help ensure the best experience for everyone, please read About Harleyquin Workshops/Class Etiquette.

Unless noted, all workshops are scheduled for approximately 1 hour and are held in voice.  Attendance is required to receive the workshop notes and supplies.

For scheduled workshops, click here:  Calendar

The Flow of Information & Learning at Harleyquin – Workshop Info
Read workshop notes:  HERE


Creating a Small Stage Performance
Creating a Crowd Dance with the Barre HUD
Intro to Dance and Choreography
Dancer’s Guide – Preparation for a Performance 

Spot on Tools:

NEW 2018: Spot On Smooth Dancer – Introduction and Putting Your HUD to Work
Spot On Smooth Dancer – Focus on Sequences
Spot On Smooth Dancer – Tips, Tricks, and Using Sequences within Sequences to Create Choreography

NEW 2018:  Choreography Designer – Introduction & the Basics
NEW 2018:  Choreography Designer – Creating Routes: Turns, Travel, Sleep, and Rotation
Choreography Designer – Creating Multiple Dancer Routes, Using Prefixes, Stats, and Particle Paths
Choreography Designer – Synchronizing with Dance Sequences – no slides!
Choreography Designer – New 2.0 Features and Climbing Stairs
Choreography Designer – Rebuild Routes, Mirroring, Making and Editing Multiple Routes at the Same Time

NEW 2018:  Performance Director –  The Basics, What is the Performance Director?
Performance Director – Creating Your First PD Routine
Performance Director – Creating a More Advanced Routine with Multiple Groups
Performance Director – Buttons, Emotes, and Triggers
Performance Director – Idle Animations & Layering Animations

Spot On Stage Manager – 1.5 hour workshop
Spot On Costume Assistant
Spot On Glow Fader/SpotLight (combined)

Barre Animation HUD:

Barre HUD Basics – Benefits, Loading Animations, and Sequences

Spot on Synchronization:

Spot On Synchronization – Starting Your Dancers Backstage


Particles for Performance

HUDs and Scripting:

Making Your Own Trigger HUD
Scripting for Performance – Making things “listen” with a script
Scripting for Performance – Changing color & texture

Music & Editing:

An Introduction to Troff
Audacity Music Player & Editing Program – The Basics
Audacity Music Player & Editing Program – Editing Your Own Music

Mesh Bodies:

An introduction to Mesh Bodies and Maitreya for Dance – Women
Learning to Use Your New Maitreya Body – Women

Building/Object Properties:

Prims – Working with Prims and Prim Properties
Prims – Working with Linked Prims and Faces
Textures – 3d textures, scaling, and more

Photoshop/Image Editing:

Photoshop Activity – Slicing Images for a Seamless Set Background
Photoshop Activity – Flipping Images and Duplicating for a Full Double Width image
Photoshop Activity – Working with Layers

Mini Workshops:

Camera View/Save Setup HUD – 30 minute workshop on using this tool
Group Change HUD – 30 minute workshop on using this tool
Set Prep – Linking Prims and Making it Phantom
Script – Particles That Listen


Harleyquin Workshops taught at various times or scheduled by request