ART422 ANIMATION STUDIO II - SHORT FORM PRODUCTION

 

SPRING 2023 - WEEKLY SCHEDULE

Wednesday Check-in - Wightman 221 - 6:00-8:50

Monday Lab - Wightman 224 - 6:00-8:50

Sleeper's Zoom Room Password: animation

CMU Animation Discord Server / 422 Basecamp Folders

 

PSA DEVELOPMENT

WK01: JAN 09-13

Monday: Lab W224

Wednesday: PSA Panel Pitch

 

WK02: JAN 16-20

Monday: No Class - MLK Day - Jan 17

Wednesday:

Story/Design In-Progress Pitch

 

WK03: JAN 23-27

Monday: Lab W224

Wednesday: Pitch to Stay-well.gov Team

Animatic - First Draft

Characters - First Draft: Character Designs, Character Line-up Sketches and Pose Sheets

Prop & Set Design - 1st Draft: Sketches and Tonal Scripts

 

WK04: JAN 30 - FEB 03

Monday: Lab W224

Wednesday:

Animatic - 2nd Draft

Characters - 2nd Draft: Character Designs, Character Line-up Sketches and Pose Sheets

Prop & Set Design - 2nd Draft: Concept and Color Scripts

WK05: FEB 06 -10

Monday: Lab W224

Wednesday: Story/Design Pitch - Final Drafts

Animatic - Final Draft

Characters - Final Draft: Character Designs, Character Line-up Sketches and Pose Sheets

Prop & Set Design - Final Draft: Concept and Color Scripts

 

WK06: FEB 13-17

Monday: Lab W224

Wednesday 5PM: Pizza Pitch - Thesis Exploration #1

 

WK07: FEB 20-24

Monday: Lab W224

Wednesday: Weekly Check-in

 

2. MID-SEMESTER PRODUCTION UPDATE

WK08: FEB 27 - MAR 03

Monday: Lab W224

Wednesday: Mid Semester Production Update

 

MARCH 5 - 13 - SPRING BREAK

 

WK09: MAR 13-17

Monday: Lab W224

Wednesday 5PM: Pizza Pitch - Thesis Exploration #2

 

WK10: MAR 20-24 5

Monday: Lab W224

Wednesday: Weekly Check-in

 

WK11: MAR 27-31 - GENTLE WEEKEND BREAK

Monday: Lab W224

Wednesday: Weekly Check-in

Thursday/Friday: No Class

 

WK12: APR 03-07

Monday: Lab W224

Wednesday 5PM: Pizza Pitch - Thesis Exploration #3

 

WK13: APR 10-14

Monday: Lab W224

Wednesday: Weekly Check-in

 

WK14: APR 17 -21

Monday: Lab W224

Wednesday: PSA Final Production Deadline!

 

3. SCREEN PSA PROJECTS / THESIS PROPOSAL PREPARATION

WK15: APR 24 - 28 - Studio Art BFA Exhibition

Monday: Lab W224

Wednesday: Screen Finished PSAs! / Workshop Thesis Proposals

 

 

EXAM WEEK

420 EXAM TIME - MON. MAY 02,  5:00-8:50 PM

 

Wednesday 5PM: Spring Thesis Proposals - Check Schedule for Line-up

 

SPRING ANIMATION SHOWCASE / BFA EXHIBITION - PARK LIBRARY - MAY 02

6:00 PM - Spring Animation Showcase - Opperman Auditorium

7:15 PM - Animation BFA Thesis Showcase - Opperman Auditorium

8:00 PM - Animation BFA Thesis Exhibition Reception - Park Library, 3rd Floor Gallery