ALTERNATE STRATEGIES SPRING 2020 

 

 

WEEKLY ASSIGNMENTS SPRING 2020

 

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CLASS OVERVIEW/FLUID FRAMES

WK01: JAN 13-17

TUES: EXPERIMENTAL FRAME OF MIND/PIONEERS OF EXPERIMENTAL ANIMATION

THUR: FLUID FRAMES-ANIMATING DIRECTLY UNDER THE CAMERA

Reading Guide #1: Experimental Frame of Mind - Due Jan 21

WK02: JAN 20-24 (MON. NO CLASS-MLK)

TUES: SAND PLAY IN PAIRS/MORPH/TOOL

THUR: SAND ALPHABET

 

RESEARCH ASSIGNMENT #1: FLUID FRAMES 

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WK03: JAN 27-31

TUES: INTRO TO FLUID FRAMES ANIMATORS

THUR: PLAY WITH VARIOUS MATERIALS/QUESTIONAIRRE

Reading Guide #2: Artists’ Profiles - Due Feb 04

2D PIXILATION/CMIFF WORKSHOP

WK04: FEB 03-07

TUES:  INTRO TO 2D PIXILATION

THUR: PLAN 2D PIXILATION SHOOT

SAT: CMIFF WORKSHOP

 

Reading Guide #3: Fluid Frame Essentials - Due Feb 11

 

RESEARCH ASSIGNMENT #1: CONT. 

WK05: FEB 10-14

TUES:  EXPLORE RESEARCH OPTIONS

THUR: RESEARCH PROPOSALS DUE

 

WK06: FEB17-21

TUES:  FOCUSED EXPERIMENTATION/DOCUMENTATION

THUR: FOCUSED EXPERIMENTATION/DOCUMENTATION

Reading Guide #4: Project Planning & Digital Compositing - Due Feb 24

WK07: FEB 24-28

TUES: FOCUSED EXPERIMENTATION/DOCUMENTATION

THUR: PREPARE FINDINGS

 

PLAYING WITH FORM I: FLIPPED BOOK ANIMATION

 

WK08: MAR 02-06

TUES: PRESENT TO CLASS

THUR: INTRO TO FLIPPED BOOK FILMS/CHOOSE A BOOK OVER BREAK

 

SPRING BREAK: MAR 07-15

 

WK09: MAR 16-20

TUES: FLIPPED BOOK WORKSHOP

THUR: FLIPPED BOOK WORKSHOP

 

FINAL PROJECT: RESEARCH ASSIGNMENT #2 

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WK10: MAR 23-27

TUES: WEBEX CLASS

 

WK11: MAR 30-APR 1

TUES: WEBEX CLASS

THUR: RESEARCH ONE-ON-ONE

WK12: APR 06-10

THUR: RESEARCH PROPOSALS DUE

FINAL PROJECT: RESEARCH ASSIGNMENT CONTINUED

WK13: APR 13-17

TUES:  WEB-EX CHECK-IN

THUR: FOCUSED EXPERIMENTATION/OPEN CHAT ROOM

 

WK14: APR 20-24

TUES:  WEB-EX CHECK-IN/REVIEW PRESENTATION GUIDELINES

THUR: FOCUSED EXPERIMENTATION/OPEN CHAT ROOM

 

WK15: APR 27-MAY 01

TUES: PREPARE FINDINGS FOR PRESENTATIONS

THUR: PRESENT TO CLASS APRIL 30

 

EXAM: MAY 07 THURSDAY 10:AM

EXAM: FINAL PRESENTATIONS DUE

 

 

SPRING ANIMATION SCREENING/SR PROJECT SHOWCASE: MAY 15 ON-LINE. . . STAY TUNED