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You Rang?

You Rang?

Here it is! I’m really proud of this project considering I have had no experience with animation. I love the look of old telephones, so I used that as my theme. I wanted to make it look like It as ringing off the hook. That was initially going to be the only... read more
RUN!

RUN!

I animated a firecracker running from its own lit fuse. I guess I was just feeling inspired having just blown a bunch of stuff up for the Fourth of July. God bless America. via GIPHY So my original idea was to make an eye blink. I thought it seemed cool, so I sketched... read more
Bombs Away

Bombs Away

Bombs Away | An After Effects Project  As I was thinking of what I could design and then later animate, the idea came to me to draw a little bomb and have it explode. I didn’t realize there would be so much to learn as I got into the designing and animating... read more
Spit it Out

Spit it Out

This is my animated GIF!  I loved the process of making this guy.   Honestly the idea just popped in my head and I had to make it.  Originally I planned to create an animated Gif of a rocket ship taking off, but there was something about the idea that didn’t... read more
I’m Your Fan

I’m Your Fan

While working on this project, I wanted to create a looping GIF that was fun, simple, but also professional that exemplified my skills as a graphic designer as well as showcase what I can do with Adobe AfterEffects. In order to come up with the concept, I thought... read more
Crab Walk

Crab Walk

Walking into Animation This was quite the challenge. Animation was a hard project but I feel like I have learned so much. Of course this thing kicked off with some sketches! I decided to go with an ocean theme for this project.   After sketching I decided to make a... read more
Follow The Leader

Follow The Leader

  via GIPHY This weeks project was super interesting. I was able to get my feet a little wet with creating a GIF in Adobe After Effects. It sure was a journey.     So I started with sketches. I of course felt like as the week progressed, I had bit off a little... read more
under my umbrella…ella, ella

under my umbrella…ella, ella

I wonder if this represents an interesting interpretation of Rihanna’s original song ‘Umbrella’. What do you think? Well, to be honest, this animated gif wasn’t necessarily inspired by Rihanna, but it was inspired by my love for rain. Something... read more