Cartoon Drawing for Digital Animation

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


Thursday, June 27, 2019

June 27, Homework

1. Complete the perspective handouts in pencil only.
2. In your sketchbook work on creating 3 rough drafts of possible backgrounds that use perspective for the sack drop project. Look at the perspective tab and the sack drop tab for more information.

1. Finish your character pages.
2. If you have completed the character pages you can begin working on your backgrounds

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

June 26, Homework

1. Go to the "Disco" tab and follow the directions
2. Tomorrow we look at the Disco and Simpsons drawings
3. We will look at the leaf drop
4. Tomorrow we will begin our new animation

1. Tomorrow lets look at your character spins in progress.

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

June 25, Homework

1. Read pg. 106-125, on Body Construction, The Silver Way textbook
2. Draw yourself as a Simpsons Character, go to the Simpsons tab and follow the directions.

1. Read pg. 106-125, on Body Construction, The Silver Way textbook
2. Create a character page for each of your principle characters. Final pencil drafts are due at end of class on Wednesday. 

Monday, June 24, 2019

June 24 Homework

Great Job Today

1. Tomorrow we will finish the leaf drop project.
2. For homework, go to the Charles Schulz tab and follow the directions.

1. Pick your movie for the Bible project
2. Work on rough concept sketches for the characters we will look at them on Tuesday.

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Thursday June 20, homework

165 Students:
1. Great Job working in Illustrator today.
2. For homework, go to the "Rubber Hose" tab and follow the directions as you draw your self as a rubber hose character.
3. For homework, review the information on the "leaf drop" tab and sketch some rough designs for the leaf drop project. I will review you tree concept drawings on Monday.

166 Students:
1. Your animal animatics are looking good.
2. For homework, on one page in yours sketchbook, draw one of the poses from each of the 3 animatics in a neat row. 
3. Use a combination of your watercolor pencils, ink pens and pencils to color in your characters as shown in class.

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Tuesday June 18

Hi Everyone, great job on your 
cartoon portraits and caricatures.

165 Students:
1. Please bring your black markers to class tomorrow.
2. If you need help remembering how to draw the cartoon portrait or caricature note that I have two tabs at the top of the Blog, "Human Head 1" and "Caricature Part 1". Each has information to help you complete the project.

166 Students:
1. Tomorrow at the end of class, I would like to see two of your animations in rough form. These do not need to be inked. Any two of the three animals are fine, I do not have a preference.
2. On Thursday bring your watercolor pencils and sketchbook I will be demonstrating how to use them.

Monday, June 17, 2019

First Day

165 students:
1. Go to Zombie tab and follow the directions for the homework drawing.
2. Tomorrow bring in your sketchbook and the Red or Blue pencil, if you didn't get a chance to pick up the pencil, I can help you with that in class.

166 Students
1. Decide on the three animals you would like to animate.
2. Go to the Walk, Fly, Swim tab at the top of the blog for ideas. We will talk more in the morning.