Window Shopping

Window Shopping

This animation was illustrated by @Kirill Kazachek, animated by @Valentin and directed by @Motion Authors. I have always loved window shopping in small towns. There always seems to be quaint little shops that sell things you would not be able to find elsewhere. I...
The Most Important Meal

The Most Important Meal

My idea for this project came to me as I was drifting off to sleep one night.  I knew I would soon need to create my own looping vector-based animation and instead of turning off for sleep, my brain was animating. As different possibilities ran through my mind I...
Skating Stereotypes

Skating Stereotypes

The goal was to make a set of three stickers. I have always loved ice skating (especially figure skating). Thus, for this project, I opted to create a set of stickers that represented some ice skating stereotypes. Initial Sketches: You will notice in the sketches...
Our eight legged creeper friend

Our eight legged creeper friend

This octopus was created by Kamil Sarnowski. There are a number of things that make this octopus look professionally made. I will address a number of them below using several draw-overs to show how. 1. Tapered strokes The strokes used vary in weight. There are points...
The Broken Barn

The Broken Barn

The Broken Barn is a Bluegrass Band that I made up. My job was to create a gig poster for this group. I had my work cut out for me. Sketches: I began with sketching. I won’t show all of my sketches here because there were loads of them. Here are a few.   I liked...