ART420 ANIMATION STUDIO I: MICRO-SHORT PRODUCTONS

WEEKLY SCHEDULE - FALL 2022

Monday Open Lab - W224 / Wednesday Check-in - W221 6:00 - 8:50PM

Each milestone is due for presentation at the beginning of class on dates indicated in the schedule below.  Students are expected to utilize Open Lab days exclusively toward micro-short productions.

 

INTRO TO CLASS/MICRO-SHORT PROCESS OVERVIEW 

WK01: AUG 29-SEPT 02

MON: NO CLASS

WED: PROCESS OVERVIEW/INTRODUCE MICRO-SHORT #1

 

MICRO-SHORT #1: SQUARE  (5 SEC)

WK02: SEPT 05-09
MON: LABOR DAY - NO CLASS MONDAY

WED: MILESTONE 01 - PITCH (X3)

WK03: SEPT 12-16

MON: OPEN LAB

WED: MILESTONE 02 - ANIMATIC/MOOD BOARD

WK04: SEPT 19-23

MON: OPEN LAB

WED: MILESTONE 03-LAYOUT/COLOR CONCEPT

WK05: SEPT 26-30

MON: OPEN LAB

WED: MILESTONE 04 - LAYOUT REVISIONS/PRODUCTION TESTS

WK06: OCT 03-07

MON: OPEN LAB

WED: MILESTONE 05 - FINAL SUBMISSION/EVALUATIONS / INTRODUCE MICRO-SHORT #2

 

MICRO-SHORT #2: OBJECT  (10 SEC)

WK07: OCT 10-14

MON: OPEN LAB

WED: PIZZA PITCH / LAB - RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT

WK08: OCT 17-21 FALL BREAK - NO CLASS MON/TUES

MON: NO CLASS

WED: MILESTONE 01 - PITCH (X3)

WK09: OCT 24-28

MON: OPEN LAB

WED: MILESTONE 02 - ANIMATIC/MOOD BOARD

WK10: OCT 31-NOV 04

MON: OPEN LAB

WED: MILESTONE 03-LAYOUT/COLOR CONCEPT

WK11: NOV 07-11

MON: OPEN LAB

WED: MILESTONE 04 - LAYOUT REVISIONS/PRODUCTION TESTS

WK12: NOV 14-18

MON: OPEN LAB

WED: MID-PRODUCTION CHECK-IN

 

SPRING 2023 PROJECT EXPLORATION

WK13: NOV 21-25 THANKSGIVING BREAK - NO CLASS WED/THRU/FRI

MON: OPEN LAB

WK14: NOV 28-DEC 02

MON: OPEN LAB

WED: MILESTONE 05 - FINAL SUBMISSION/EVALUATIONS / INTRO TO SPRING PROJECT

WK15: DEC 06-09

MON: OPEN LAB

WED: SPRING PROJECT LAB

EXAM TIME: DEC14 6PM

EXAM: SPRING PROJECT PITCH