At one point I intended this to be my homepage but mostly it collects dust. I use Facebook more than anything, so I decided to make an artist page, please check it out and “Like” me there. I’m currently working on a new short and I’ll be posting little tidbits from that as I progress, I also want to get back into doing caricatures and other still artwork.
I also posted a “Digest” version on Vimeo as a quick way to just watch the before and after.
Currently I’ve been working on my shot for Moon Animate – “A group animation project that will re-animate a whole episode of Sailor Moon shot-by-shot in each artist’s style.” The shot I was assigned is 11 seconds long and only 5 poses. I decided to add a ton more to it and do full-ish animation. Lots of fun. Can’t wait to see how the whole thing turns out.
I’m working on my next short. Last time I posted an update I was brainstorming ideas. Since then I wrote (And re-wrote) an outline. Currently I am well into the thumbnailing process, almost into the third act of the story.
Once I have the whole thing “Written,” then I’ll go back and revise and rewrite where necessary. Probably cut together a thumbnail animatic to make sure it isn’t running way longer than it needs to. I tend to start complex and simplify later.
I’m excited to animate again, but I’m enjoying the other processes along the way.
As for the first short, it’s somewhat on the back burner. Once I get the new score in I plan on polishing up some scenes. At this point I don’t plan on animating more of it, just clean-up, color, and maybe backgrounds in places that don’t have it. Hopefully I’ll be able to make the next one more cohesive. I think I’ll be able to.