ART207 INTRO TO ANIMATION: TRADITIONAL MEDIA

WEEKLY ASSIGNMENTS FALL 2019

 

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FLIPBOOKS

WK01: AUG 26-30

LAB: INTRO TO CLASS/ANIMATED SIGNATURES

TUES: REVIEW 12 PRICIPLES OF ANIMATION

LAB: ANIMATION PHYSICS/BALL BOUNCE

THURS: TIMING AND SPACE COIN SHOOT

 

WK02: SEPT 02-06 (MONDAY NO CLASSES-LABOR DAY)

TUES: OBSERVATION/EXAGGERATION

THURS: FLIGHTS OF FANCY FLIPBOOKS

 

WALK CYCLES

WK03: SEPT 09-13

LAB: BUILDING A BASIC WALK CYCLE

TUES: ANIMATE THE FIRST STRIDE

THURS: SECOND STRIDE/BLUE-LINE

 

WK04: SEPT 16-20

TUES: SIMPLE CHARACTER/POSE SHEET

THURS: WALK VARIATION/KEYFRAME & BREAKDOWNS

 

WK05: SEPT 23-27 OIAF 25-29

TUES: WALK VARIATION/CLEAN-UP

THURS: WALK VARIATION/INBETWEEN

 

POST-IT NOTE ANIMATION

WK06: SEPT 30-OCT 04

TUES: OFF THE PEGS I/FACE CYCLES

THURS: OFF THE PEGS II/POST IT NOTES

 

CHALKBOARD MOVIES

WK07: OCT 07-11 OAXACA FILM FEST 05-12

TUES: CHALKBOARD MOVIES/PLAN & PRE-PROCUTION

THURS: CHALKBOARD MOVIES/ANIMATE & POST

 

OBJECT/CUT-OUT ANIMATION

WK08: OCT 14-18

TUES: PLAY IN PAIRS/BRING IN CANDY

THURS: CANDY JAM "TRICK OR TREAT"

 

WK09: OCT 21-25

TUES: INTRO/PUPPET SET-UP

THURS: BUILD PUPPETS/PITCH PERFORMANCE

 

WK10: OCT 28-NOV 01

TUES: PRE-PRODUCTION/BACKGROUNDS AND PROPS

THURS: FINAL ANIMATION/POST

 

CIRCLE BOOGIE

WK 11: NOV 04-08

TUES: MORPH TARGETS

THURS: KEYS AND BREAKDOWNS

 

WK12: NOV 11-15

TUES: CLEAN-UP KEYS & BREAKDOWNS

THURS: INBETWEENS/FINAL COLOR PASS

 

CLAY LIP-SYNC PORTRAITS

WK13: NOV 18-22

LAB: INTRO TO CLAY LIP_SYNC/RECORD INTERVIEWS

TUES: MINING FOR AUDIO GOLD/CHARACTER SKETCHES

THURS: SECONDARY ANIMATION PITCH

 

WK14: NOV 25-29 (NO CLASSES WED-FRI: THANKS GIVING BREAK)

TUES: BREAKDOWN AUDIO/SCULPT CHARACTERS

 

WK15: DEC 02-06

TUES: DESIGN PHONEMES/PRE-PRODUCTION

THURS:FINAL ANIMATION & POST

 

 

EXAM WEEK: DEC 09-12

CLAY LIP-SYNC PROJECT: Due late Monday 12/9 to be eligable for Fall Showcase. Otherwise due 12/10 by midnight

FINAL EXAM/FILM: 12/10 Tuesday 2PM Wightman 130/Lipsync project final due by midnight. 

ANIMATION FALL SHOWCASE: 12/10 Tuesday 7PM Wightman 142