Monday, December 16, 2013

Finals are over again!

Done with my last final! My viz dev class has been pretty grueling, but I've learned a lot. Here is my work for my final project, the treehouse. I'm not completely happy with it but I've certainly gained a lot from it.

This fall semester has been a challenge, but it had some great things too. I went to my second year of CTN with excellent friends, volunteered on a short thesis film by SHM's very own Dave Yee, and learned a lot about which direction I'm taking with my work. :)

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Final Animation for the semester

What it says on the tin! A lot of things about 3D clicked for me on this assignment, I think I've learned to love the spline. 

Monday, October 28, 2013


My mid-semester animation shot! The assignment was done in groups, with members doing separate shots telling one story, and here's my half. 

He's retrieving his shoes that have been flung up on the streetlight.

And a little thing from my animation physics class that turned out better than I expected

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

suddenly paint

Scrambling to use free time to practice!


Its done! Well, for now. Here is my kitchen for the Gary Soto Project in 117a, from beginning stages to my final paintings.

This entire project has been a huge learning experience, and even if it was painful at times, I've gotten so much out of it. 

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

just some things

School is so busy! No projects to show for yet, but here are some recent figure drawings.

Saturday, June 22, 2013

Bootcamp: the threequel

Learned to paint for the past two weeks! All studies from Sargent or Waterhouse. Left to right, first on the top left and last on the bottom right, oil. 

Friday, May 17, 2013

A semester of animation (kicked my ass)

Finals are done! Time to make one last blog post. This semester has been really amazing, and I've learned so much. 

A small reel from my 3D animation class. Nothing special, just the last projects for the semester that finally got me to understand splines and how to animate in 3D. 

These are my last tests in my 2D animation class, which has been one of the most challenging things to get through thusfar. Extremely rewarding, though.

Special thanks to Rosie, for letting me draw her so much.

And with that, it's time to rest my poor drawing hand. Have a most excellent summer. :)

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

aw yeah it's an update

More Rosie! She's getting a lot of face time this semester. 

Character turnarounds are so hard you guys asdfgjnl

Doodle of an old favorite

Saturday, March 30, 2013

my shoulder still aches from this test

Wave test for 115!

also one of my new favorite ladies

I played a lot of Bioshock Infinite over break.

Monday, March 11, 2013

not dead

Work from the past few weeks.

Final dachshund project. 

Character designs for my dachshund owner, Rosie, who works as a receptionist and runs a blog and spoils her dog.

Animatic for Rosie

Aaaaand some sketches from the past few weeks.

Sunday, February 10, 2013

Dachshunds dachshunds everywhere

So many new projects! 
Our latest animation project is about dachshunds.

Also, I have conquered x-sheets (mostly). I'm practicing the process on this.

Saturday, January 26, 2013

Kick off!

I forgot about this! New semester is up and running.

The only good drawing and speedpaint I did over break.

also this blue-haired jerk