Cartoon Drawing for Digital Animation

This is the place to find all kinds of extra information required for ARTDM 165-166

Tuesday, June 19, 2018


165 Students:
1. In your sketchbook, full page, using red or blue pencil only, draw one of the photos that are shown below as a cartoon character.
2. Before drawing, go to the "Caricature" tab at the top of the blog and review the information.
3. Once you have reviewed the information, you can begin drawing.

*Remember to draw an outline for the hair, not individual hairs.

*After the drawing is complete, the drawing should be inked. For a sample of inking look at my Laurel and Hardy video at the bottom of the caricature page.

166 Students:
1.Tomorrow you will begin the first of your three pencil only, walk, fly, swim, animatics. 
2. You may choose the one you want to do first.
3. The first one is due on Thursday at the end of class.
4. I will review the process at the start of class tomorrow.

Monday, June 18, 2018

Great First Day

Great first day!

165 Students:
1. For tomorrows class, make sure to bring your 9"x12" spiral bound blank sketchbook, a red or blue pencil if you have it and your eraser.
2. If you would like a copy of the syllabus, you may: A. Copy it from the class folder to a Thumb Drive
B. Print it out in class.
C. Do both
3. For homework, in your sketchbook, using any medium (Pens, pencils, markers), draw yourself full page as a zombie. 

Yes, the two drawings directly below are of me. The B/W was ink on red pencil and the color one was the inked drawing that was scanned, imported into illustrator then colored. 
* Later in the week I will be showing you how to use illustrator

166 Students:
1. Go to the page tab at the top of the blog titled, "Walk, Fly, Swim" follow the directions. We will review your animal choices on Tuesday.
2. Reminder, you will not need your watercolor pencils until next week.  


Thursday, May 24, 2018

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Extra Credit Drawings

Remember to scan and turn in 
your extra credit drawings

Yourself as:
a. Leprechaun
b. Superhero
c. Disco

Yep, that's me below is Leprechaun and a Disco Dude

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

A Recommendation

Hi I was just sitting in my cave thinking about podcasts and decided to share some with you. Go to podcast tab for more information.

Thursday, May 3, 2018

5/3 Clas Recap and Homework

1. For Tuesday, have the object that you will 
be jumping over, drawn.
2. Extra Credit: Draw yourself as a Super Hero, in costume, displaying your powers, full page.

*Have a great May the 4th be with you...
*Also, remember to take advantage of 
  free comic book day.