Cartoon Drawing for Digital Animation

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

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Calendar of Events

Nov. 8
Pencil test jump cycle due at end of class
Homework: Ink jump test for homework
Nov. 13
Color inked jump drawings
Nov. 15
Sketch of item to be jumped over due
Nov. 20
Item to be jumped over, inked and colored
Homework: Draw yourself Anime Style
Nov. 27
Review for quiz, sign up for presentations
Nov. 29
Adding sound?
Dec. 4
Notebook check
Dec. 6
Final presentations
Dec. 11
Final Presentations
Final presentations and Quiz

*Dates subject to change

Tuesday, November 6, 2018


165 Students:
Please go to the Jump tab and the putting it all together tab, read both and follow up with the homework reading.

Thursday, November 1, 2018


Go to background Walk Cycle Tab at the top of the blog and follow the directions as talked about in class.

Continue working on your animatics.

Thursday, October 25, 2018


165: Please draw the pencil version of the 4 poses for the walk cycle as shown in class and displayed on the blog.

Tuesday, October 23, 2018


165 Students:
1. Go to the tab labeled "Walk Cycle" follow the instructions and read the pages listed in the Richard Williams Text book " The Animators Survival Kit"
2. Thursday we will continue to work on your character pages.
3. Continue working on your Drawlloween drawings.

166 Students:
Great job working on your Animations, your backgrounds are looking great.

Tuesday, October 9, 2018


165 Students
Continue working on Drawlloween, we will review your progress next class.

166 Students
At the end of next class I will have you show your backgrounds as works in progress.

Thursday, October 4, 2018

1. Go to the perspective tab at the top of the blog and follow the directions.
2. Continue working on Drawlloween

Begin working on your back grounds