Cartoon Drawing for Digital Animation

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

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

2/21 Homework

165 Students:
1.  In your sketchbook, full page, using your red or blue pencil, draw yourself as a Charles Schulz style character, full body, add ink using two different pens. Have fun, we will look at them in class on Thursday.
2. If you have not begun creating a studio title card for yourself, rough out a couple of sketches. Think of it as if you owned an animation studio, what would you call it and what would the logo be. Look at 
last weeks post for some ideas.


        Yep the one below is me!






The collection below is a fun bonus image I had in my collection of Horror icons as Schulz style characters. 


166 Students:
1. For Thursday, work on putting together images of the characters and the backgrounds from your chosen movies.
2. Start making some sketches of the characters. As you do, think about the following. 





Thursday, February 16, 2017

2/16 Homework

165 students:
1. Begin working on the leaf project, go to the leaf drop tab at the top of the blog and begin work on designing your tree shape. We will look at them on Tuesday.
2. If you did not get a chance to finish inking your comic, please do so for homework. On Tuesday everyone needs to scan and turn in the completed, cleaned up comics.
3. If you want to get a little ahead you can start working on creating a studio title card for yourself. Think of it as if you owned an animation studio, what would you call it and what would the logo be. Below are sample logo's.



























166 Students:
1. On Tuesday we will look at your walk, fly, swim animations.
2. We will talk about creating character pages.  

Monster Draw Coming Soon

Monster Draw: The goal for the event is to create and share drawing ideas and see some great movies with others. At different times the movie will pause and the drawing begins, the times for the drawing will range from 4 to 6 minutes. Bring your sketchbooks, pencils and pens. Admission is free.


Tuesday, February 14, 2017

2/14 Homework

Happy Valentines Everyone








Use your red or blue pencil, do not draw on back to back pages, we will be inking these.


Thursday, February 9, 2017

2/9 Homework

Homework
165 students:
1.  In your sketchbook, full page, using your red or blue pencil, draw yourself as a 40's era expressive Tex Avery/Basil Wolverton character, full body. Have fun, we will look at them in class on Thursday. 
(Inking your drawing is optional).
2. If you have not read the homework reading from the last class please do so before the next one.
3. On Thursday you will have time to finish the ball bounce project.

166 Students:
1. We will look at the second draft of your walk, fly, swim cycles.
2. Next week we will talk about the big project.

Basil Wolverton

Tex Avery


Mask



 Roger Rabbit





Ren and Stimpy


Misc.





Tuesday, February 7, 2017

2/7 Homework

Homework
165 Students:
1 In your sketchbook, full page, using your red or blue pencil, draw yourself as a 20's-30's era rubber hose style character, full body. Remember, they have 4 finger hands and no elbows or knee joints. Have fun, we will look at them in class on Thursday. 
(Inking your drawing is optional).
2. In the class textbook read the following pages about the ball bounce. pg. 84-95 in the textbook. 
3. Go to the tab labeled Ball Bounce at the top of the screen, please review.
4. On Thursday we will begin the ball bounce.

Yep... the ones below are me.












166 Students:
1. Start thinking about the big project, we will talk more about it on Thursday.
2. Next Tuesday we will review your walk, fly, swim animations again.