jill honeycutt

DESIGNER + EDUCATOR + CREATIVE THINKER

carc 485 : MOTion design abroad

 

class schedule 


Thurs – Jan 18 // Motion A & B – Introduction, Syllabus, Assign groups, Intro Project 1, Brainstorm

Due for next class: groups decided and roles assigned. *concept pitch will be due next class, but you will have time to gather imagery and inspiration. 

*put inspiration videos here in Google Doc Link


Mon – Jan 22 // Motion A – Role assignments and 5 minute concept pitch/mood-board due by EOC

Tue – Jan 23 // Motion B –   Role assignments and 5 minute concept pitch/mood-board due by EOC

*interesting PDF about cinematography shots + basics for reference.

*examples of tones:

Dramatic — Example: P&G Olympics commercial

Straightforward/informative — Example: Dollar Shave Club

ConversationalExample: Glossier “get ready with me” video

UrgentExample: Macy’s holiday sale

Fun/playfulExample: Ikea

Humorous —Example: Old Spice

Quirky — Example: Zazzle

CutesyExample: Cheerios

Entertaining — Example: Nerd Skin Care

InspirationalExample: Squarespace

Artsy/hip/coolExample: Converse

Luxurious— Example: Vegas Hotel commercial

UPLOAD CONCEPT PITCHES HERE:

GROUP A

GROUP B

due for next class:

Perfected Concept Pitches (updated on Drive). Start to storyboard. Examples here and here. You may also use still images to portray shots and mood. Does not have to be hand-drawn.


Mon – Jan 29 // Motion A & B – Creative process mini assignment

due for next class:

Finished story boards and at least 5 clips of footage.


Tues – Jan 30 // Motion A –  Shooting Time / Work Day

Thur – Feb 1 // Motion B –  Shooting Time / Work Day

due for next class:

First Rough Cuts due next time before class starts!!!

GROUP A >> Upload Title/Cred Intro Sequence examples here.

GROUP A >> Upload First Rough Cut here.

GROUP B >> Upload Title/Cred Intro Sequence examples here.

GROUP B >> Upload First Rough Cut here.


Mon – Feb 5 // Motion A – First rough cut critique, Basic footage only

Tue – Feb 6 // Motion B – First rough cut critique, Basic footage only


Tues – Feb 13 // BERLIN Feb 13 – Feb 16

Updated Version of rough cuts due Feb 15th before midnight!! Folder is in Drive. 


Tues – Feb 20 // Motion A – Shooting Time / Work Day

Thurs – Feb 22 // Motion B – Shooting Time / Work Day


Tues – Feb 27 // Motion B – Editing Day / Missing footage as needed / Focus on Audio

Wed – Feb 28 // Motion B –  Final rough draft critique w/ music and titles ***Must be uploaded BEFORE CLASS***

GROUP B >> Upload Final Rough Draft here

Wed – Feb 28 // Motion A   Editing Day / Missing footage as needed / Focus on Audio

Thur – Mar 1 // Motion A – Final rough draft critique w/ music and titles ***Must be uploaded BEFORE CLASS***

GROUP A >> Upload Final Rough Draft here


Mon – Mar 5 // Motion B –  Final Edits / One on one critiques

Tue – Mar 6 // Motion A –  Final Edits / One on one critiques

Fri – Mar 9 // Motion A & B –  Project 1 Due!!! ***Must be uploaded BEFORE CLASS***

GROUP A >> Final Projects here

GROUP B >> Final Projects here


Tues – Mar 12 // SPRING BREAK


Tue – Mar 20 // Motion B –   Intro Project 2, Assign Groups, Concept, Color Palette Assignment as team

Thur – Mar 22 // Motion A –   Intro Project 2, Assign Groups, Concept, Color Palette Assignment as team

EXAMPLES:

https://vimeo.com/230102166

https://vimeo.com/230102206

https://vimeo.com/230101826

https://vimeo.com/185823131

https://vimeo.com/158180991

https://vimeo.com/motioncorpse/no5

https://vimeo.com/230304773

https://vimeo.com/167273391

https://vimeo.com/230304699

Fri – Mar 23 // Motion A & B –    NO CLASS on this day!! Work on concepts, moodboard and storyboard


Mon – Mar 26 // Motion A & B – INDIVIDUAL illustration style/visual moodboards due before class begins! Storyboards should be in progress.  

Tues – Mar 27 // Motion B – Last Frame Due! Work day on animation.

Thur – Mar 29 // Motion A – Last Frame Due! Work day on animation.


Fri – Mar 30 // EASTER BREAK


Tues – Apr 3 // Motion B – Individual Progress Check. Word day on animation.

Thur – Apr 5 // Motion A & B – Guest Lecturer

Fri – Apr 6 // Motion A – Individual Progress Check. Word day on animation.


Mon – Apr 9 // Motion B –  Work as a group to combine files & audio. Intro and end credits.                                      

Wed – Apr 11 // Motion A & B – Creative Process Writing Assignment

Thur – Apr 12 // Motion A – Work as a group to combine files & audio. Intro and end credits.        


Tue – Apr 17 // Motion B – Project 2 Due! Upload before class! 

Thur – Apr 19 // Motion A – Project 2 Due! Upload before class! 

 
 

announcements

class announcements or changes to syllabus will go here! 



project 1 examples:

  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x3rEa8E8I7c

  • https://vimeo.com/225747214

  • https://vimeo.com/117669654

  • https://vimeo.com/27243869