Introduction to 2D hand drawn Animation.
ACE – Technical Workshop Descriptor
Technical Instruction Area:
Animation - Animation Drawing Studio
Academic Programme/Level/Workshop code:
MA 1 and Erasmus 2015
Room Number: 4B01,
Maximum Numbers Possible: 10
Key processes/Technologies covered
Duration of Workshop
Date and time of workshop
Thursday 29th Jan 2015 10.00 - 12.30
Technical Learning Objectives:
This workshop introduces students to the established and recognised tools, equipment and production pipeline used when animating sequences using traditional hand drawn techniques. Students are guided through the key steps in setting up and using industry standard tools, equipment and specialist studio furniture provided for their use in the animation drawing studio (4B001) They will also be introduced to key health and safety issues and the established studio users policy to be adhered to when using this studio space.
A comprehensive training session is followed by a practical studio session. Students will be set a non assessed short group project which focuses on the key stages and production strategies used to manage and develop a hand drawn sequence of animation.
Associated Module Outcomes - UADAQY-45-1 Introduction to Animation
This workshop will cover the following key topics:
New language and Vocational terms introduced
Line testing – peg bar – field guide/graticule – aspect ratio – numbering conventions – registration – key frame –in between – line fidelity – boil.