Slow and simple – the sloth gif

Slow and simple – the sloth gif

Creating an animated looping gif was by far the most uniquely challenging things I tried this semester. It was challenging to design something with the intention of having it come to life.  I started with many different ideas in sketch. I considered a blinking eye...
Winter’s here, but Summer is coming!

Winter’s here, but Summer is coming!

This project was very hard form me, but once I finished, I’ve felt the most accomplished than any other project! I first started with some sketches. I was unsure what I wanted to do when I first started, but I know I wanted to involve a snowman. So I started...
Rey… These are your first steps…

Rey… These are your first steps…

I knew from the beginning that I wanted to do something Star Wars themed.   I decided I would do Rey and Kylo Ren fighting. I wanted to have lots of cool elements to my design. I wanted to show them fighting each other on Starkiller Base, with X-Wings and...
Hero of Time

Hero of Time

The first animation idea that I had was to have Spider-Man swinging across the frame, and I would have a repeating background to show movement. I liked this idea, and still want to do it, but when I was working on the stickers for the last project I made the Master...
Ode to Baxter Pud

Ode to Baxter Pud

Cats have a reputation for Christmas tree mischief, and my cat Baxter lived up to this infamous behavior  He used to knock the bulbs off our family Christmas and line them up at the top of our stairs. When he had amassed a sizable lineup, he would knock them...
…Lightbulb!

…Lightbulb!

Lightbulb Animation Gif Sketches I knew what I wanted to do right away and I took advantage of it because the last project made me feel like I was running out of ideas. So the purpose of this project was to use Adobe After Effects to make my artwork move! I began with...