Cartoon Drawing for Digital Animation

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


Thursday, February 27, 2014

Homework Draw yourself as a UPA style character

 Draw yourself full page in the sketchbook as always use the red and blue pencil and finish with the black marker.

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

165/166 Homework

165 Students:
On Thursday bring in your 2 point perspective backgrounds for the sack drop project.
166 Students:
On Thursday you should have drafts of all the main characters from your Bible projects ready to show. On Tuesday of next week the character pages should be done so that you can begin the storyboarding process.

See you then...

Acme cancelled tonight

Hi everyone, meet in the classroom at the usual time. Sorry! We will try again next Tuesday.

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

165 Homework

Early Anime Features: Two 1960s Classics A great review can be found here at...


we will met as normal.
Our Next ACME will be on the regularly scheduled day, Feb 25.

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Weekend Homework for 165 students

 Draw yourself in the Basil Wolverton  and Tex Avery styles. Combine the two into one drawing. Full page in your sketchbooks.

Monday, February 10, 2014


The folks at ACME have postponed this weeks Broadcast. 

This Tuesday we will meet as usual in our regular room (ATC 110)and at the regular time. We have a make up broadcast on Tuesday, February 18. 165 students we will continue working on the Leaf drop project.

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Homework for the 165 students

Remember to design your tree and background so that it has a 1920's rubber hose look. Have a look at this great Disney cartoon that shows moving trees and flowers.

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Homework Drawing project

165 Students:
In your sketchbook, full page, using blue/red pencils and then marker on top, draw yourself (head only) with furry animal characteristics.
Example: Bunny, Cat, Dog, Ferret, Lion

On Thursday, your caricatures and furry faces on Thursday. 
Have Fun!

166 Students: 
On Thursday be ready to show your character pages for the walk, fly and swim characters. The do not need to be colored, just neatly organized onto one page.

Saturday, February 1, 2014


Cartoon Bible info for 166 students

Movie Trailer Project
Theme  for 166 Bible project

1. Pick any movie made before 1960 that is not an animated film.
2. Create an animated trailer for that movie.
3. The trailer should be no longer than 1 minute and 30 seconds.
4. Follow the guidelines in the Bible project outline.

This is your chance to redraw the story as if you wanted to remake the movie as an animation. The story is the same but the look would be 
different because of the animation. Your drawings do not need to be exact. I want you to be inspired by the imagery and create your own