ART320 ANIMATION DRAWING II

 

FALL 2020 - WEEKLY SCHEDULE

TUESDAY LECTURE / THURSDAY LAB: 11:00 - 1:50

Sleeper's Zoom Room Password: animation

CMU Animation Discord Server

Toon Boom Harmony 320 Tutorial Page / Alter Ego - Demo Page / Useful Toon Boom Shortcuts

 

1. ALTER-EGOS - LIP SYNC ANIMATION TO RECONSTRUCTED DIALOGUE

WK01: AUG 30-SEPT 03 

Tuesday: Class Overview/Character Research

Assignment: Research & Alternative Bio Pitch (x2)

Cartoon Research: Watch videos starring your characters

Thursday: Lab

 

WK02: SEPT 06-10 LABOR DAY - NO CLASS MONDAY 9/6

Tuesday: Character Turn-around & Color Pilot

Assignment: Alternate Character Redesign & Color Pilot / Character Hand-off

Thursday: Lab

TB Tutorials:

 

WK03: SEPT 13-17

Tuesday: Performance Pitch & Phoneme Re-Design

Assignment: Thumbnails, Performance Pitch & Phoneme Design

Thursday: Lab

TB Tutorials: Lip-Sync Animation pt 1 - 1 hr

Alt Ego Demo: 1. Scene Planning

 

WK04: SEPT 20-24

Tuesday: Rough Animation - Character Blocking ( sometimes referred to as "Thumbnails")

Assignment: 4. Rough Animation - Blocking

Thursday: Lab

TB Tutorials: How to Draw Rough Key Poses from Thumbnails (review)

Alt Ego Demo: 2. Import Panels and set up for Blocking

WK05: SEPT 26-OCT 01

Tuesday: Rough Animation - Keys & Breakowns

Assignment: 4. Rough Animation - Keys & Breakdowns

Thursday: Lab

TB Tutorials: Onion Skin, Light Box Adjustments & Easy-Flipping (review)

 

WK06: OCT 04-08

Tuesday: Animation Revision & Model Check

Assignment: 5. Model Check - "Tieing Down" Keys & Breakdowns

Thursday: Lab

Alt Ego Demo: Model Check - Set-up, Head & Body Animation

TB Tutorials: Lip-Sync Animation pt 2 - 25 mins

 

WK07: OCT 11-15 CMU WELLNESS BREAK - NO CLASS MON/TUES 11,12

Thursday: Lab - Model Check Continued

Alt Ego Demo: Model Check - Set-up, Head & Body Animation

 

WK08: OCT 18-22

Tuesday: Inbetween & Syncing Mouths

Assignment: Inbetween & Syncing Mouths

Thursday: Lab

Alt Ego Demo: Model Check - Set-up, Head & Body Animation

TB Tutorials: Clean Up - Finished Line-Art - 25 min

 

WK09: OCT 25-29

Tuesday: Final Ink & Paint

Assignment: Color Palettes / Final Ink & Paint

Thursday: Lab

TB Tutorials: Ink & Paint - 18 min

Extra Credit: Highlight & Tone

 

2. FINAL PROJECT TBA

WK10: NOV 01-05

Tuesday:

Thursday: Lab

 

WK11: NOV 08-12

Tuesday:

Thursday: Lab

 

WK12: NOV 15-19

Tuesday:

Thursday: Lab

 

WK13: NOV 22-26 THANKSGIVING BREAK - NO CLASS WED-FRI 24-26

Tuesday:

 

WK14: NOV 29-DEC 03

Tuesday:

Thursday: Lab

 

WK15: DEC 06-010

Tuesday:

Thursday: Lab

 

EXAM: DEC 13-16