Digital-Tutors today announced the availability of the “Rendering with Maya Toon” training kit, the latest release in an expanding library of interactive, video-based training. Artists can easily achieve the look of traditional 2D cartoons, comic books, and magna with over 3.5 hours of project-driven training on achieving 2D styles with Maya’s new Toon Shader. A few topics covered in the training include: tuning Maya Toon shaders, building custom toon shaders, expanding toon shaders with shader networks, applying toon outlines to surfaces, directly painting toon outline attributes, and more. “Rendering with Maya Toon” is priced at US$45.99.