August 23 – Classes Began
Aug. 31 – Start gathering assets such as textures.
Sept. 2 – Begin planning out colors, gather more assets, get ready to storyboard.
Sept. 7 – Work on hand drawn elements and have them ready to be put into Illustrator.
Sept. 9 – Begin storyboarding of each segment.
Sept. 14 – Try to have some test sequences done so they can be critiqued for flow and meaning.
Sept. 16 – Continue working on rendering scenes and editing.
Sept. 21 – Gather more assets if there are not enough to convey the meaning and take a step back to view the project as whole. Make a chart of what is possible and what isn’t in the time frame of things.
Sept. 23 – Go back to the drawing board and fix the elements that are not working or enhance the ones that are currently. Really push them to be completed.
Sept. 28 – work/animate
Sept. 30 – work/animate
October 5 – Should be nearing completion on some of the sequences with a critique scheduled to happen.
October 7 – By this time I would like to have at least four of the sequences near completion, if not already completed.
October 11 – 15 – Mid-Term Grading
( October 12 ) – KEEP PUSHING THROUGH THE ANIMATING PROCESS
(October 14 ) – ANIMATING
October 18 – 19 – Fall Break
October 21 – Gathering more material and research if needed, animating/looking for crit of progress
October 26 – Animating
October 28 – Crit on work
November 2 – Animate
November 4 – Animate
November 9 – I should most of my scenes already done and should be looking into figuring out sound for the pieces if I can find it.
November 11 – Doing some revisions and touch ups to make everything look nice and clean
November 16 – Draw and plan out the DVD portion of how this is going to be presented
November 18 – Do some more touch ups and animating
November 23 – If I am done at this point then I should carry on with some experiments with the new features of After Effects and do some more work on the DVD
November 25 – Thanksgiving
November 30 – Going over everything
December 2 – WORKING MY BUTT OFF TO MAKE SURE EVERYTHING IS TOP NOTCH
December 7 – WORKING ON ITTTTTTTT!!!
December 9 – Present my final work and pray that it is awesome
December 17 – Classes End