ART207 INTRO TO ANIMATION: TRADITIONAL MEDIA

WEEKLY ASSIGNMENTS SPRING 2020

 

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FLIPBOOKS

WK01: JAN 13-17

LAB: INTRO TO CLASS/ANIMATED SIGNATURES

TUES: REVIEW 12 PRICIPLES OF ANIMATION

LAB: ANIMATION PHYSICS/BALL BOUNCE

THURS: TIMING AND SPACE COIN SHOOT

 

WK02: JAN 20-24 (MON. NO CLASS-MLK)

TUES: OBSERVATION/EXAGGERATION

THURS: FLIGHTS OF FANCY-ENTIRE FLIPBOOK

 

WALK CYCLES

WK03: JAN 27-31

LAB: BUILDING A BASIC WALK CYCLE

TUES: ANIMATE THE FIRST STRIDE

THURS: SECOND STRIDE/BLUE-LINE

 

WK04: FEB 03-07

TUES: SIMPLE CHARACTER/POSE SHEET

THURS: WALK VARIATION/KEYFRAME & BREAKDOWNS

 

WK05: FEB 10-14

TUES: WALK VARIATION/CLEAN-UP

THURS: WALK VARIATION/INBETWEEN

 

CHALKBOARD MOVIES

WK06: FEB17-21

TUES: CHALKBOARD MOVIES/PLAN & PRE-PROCUTION

THURS: CHALKBOARD MOVIES/ANIMATE & POST

 

OBJECT ANIMATION

WK07: FEB 24-28

TUES: PLAY IN PAIRS/BRING IN CANDY

THURS: CANDY JAM "SPRING"

 

OFF THE PEGS ANIMATION

WK08: MAR 02-06

TUES: FACE CYCLES

THURS: POST IT NOTE - LOCATION SHOOT

SPRING BREAK: MAR 07-15

CUT-OUT ANIMATION

WK09: MAR 16-20

TUES: INTRO/PUPPET SET-UP

THURS: BUILD PUPPETS/PITCH PERFORMANCE

 

WK10: MAR 23-27

TUES: PRE-PRODUCTION/BACKGROUNDS AND PROPS

THURS: FINAL ANIMATION/POST

 

CIRCLE BOOGIE

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WK 11: MAR 30-APR 1 (THU/FRI NO CLASS)

TUES: MORPH TARGETS

HOMEWORK: KEYS AND BREAKDOWNS

 

WK12: APR 06-10

TUES: CLEAN-UP KEYS & BREAKDOWNS

THURS: INBETWEENS/FINAL COLOR PASS

 

CLAY LIP-SYNC PORTRAITS

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WK13: APR 13-17

LAB: INTRO TO CLAY LIP_SYNC/RECORD INTERVIEWS

TUES: MINING FOR AUDIO GOLD/CHARACTER SKETCHES

THURS: SECONDARY ANIMATION PITCH

 

WK14: APR 20-24 (BFA EXHIBITION)

TUES: BREAKDOWN AUDIO/SCULPT CHARACTERS

THURS: DESIGN PHONEMES/PRE-PRODUCTION

 

WK15: DEC 02-06

TUES: FINAL ANIMATION & POST

THURS: FINAL ANIMATION & POST

 

CLAY LIP-SYNC PROJECT: Due Monday 5/4 by midnight to be eligable for Spring Animation Screening. Otherwise due by May 8th 

 

EXAM WEEK: MAY 04-07

SPRING ANIMATION SCREENING/SR PROJECT SHOWCASE, MAY 05 or 6 (TBD) 7PM PARK AUDITORIUM