I want to thank Justin for this picture.... I did not realize that I forgot to get his work for the class coloring book. My error was pointed out to me after class was over. Justin, this image will be featured in the next edition.
Here are the items that I will be looking for in the Cartoon Bible. (This should be turned in electronically on the 13th. For your presentation you will need to show character turns, animatic and any animation that you have created for your story.)
The Story Bible generally contains 30-40 pages written, plus another 20-25 pages of illustrations that encompass the following.
1 page = Title page, writers name, show logo.
1-3 pages = Any myth or legend which explains how this
particular cartoon world came into being.
(voice over at beginning of Dexters
1-4 pages= Summary or overview of what the series is
about including a listing of the main
characters and villains.
1-4 pages= Written pages that describe settings and
location backgrounds plus illustrations of sets
1-4 pages= List of the rules of the series particular
(we never see mom & dad above the waist on
Cow & Chicken)
5-25 pages= A compilation of all characters, describing
each and every character including the
villains and their back stories. Also explain
each characters relationship to every
character on the show. Illustrations of how all
the characters will look and move will also be
(This is where the character page comes in.)
2-6 pages= Sample springboard ideas for possible shows.
Dates: Dec.1, Sign up for final presentations and review for drawing test. Dec. 6, Last Acme Dec. 8, Last night regular class (165-Walk/Jump is due) Dec. 13, Presentations Walk/Jump, 5min. presentations and Bibles. (166-Bible is due, turn in electronic copy) Dec. 15, Presentations Walk/Jump, 5min. presentations and Bibles. (165-Drawing Quiz)