Mr Poignet – Model Sheet

Hi everybody, For some time now, I've been wanting to design some video tutorials…That's why I've decided to create my own character to illustrate those classes. I'll be posting all the steps of the process during the next weeks. Here goes the first stage : The Model Sheet. Hope you'll enjoy

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Mr Poignet – Modeling

Hi everybody, For some time now, I've been wanting to design some video tutorials…That's why I've decided to create my own character to illustrate those classes. I'll be posting all the steps of the process during the next weeks (every Tuesday). Here goes the 3rd part: The modeling. Hope you'll enjoy ;) See you next tuesday...…

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Mr Poignet – Sculpture

Hi everybody, For some time now, I've been wanting to design some video tutorials…That's why I've decided to create my own character to illustrate those classes. I'll be posting all the steps of the process during the next weeks (every Tuesday). Here goes the model I've done in play-doh to analyse the volumes. Hope you'll enjoy, until…

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Mr Poignet – Expressions

Hi everybody, For some time now, I've been wanting to design some video tutorials…That's why I've decided to create my own character to illustrate those classes. I'll be posting all the steps of the process during the next weeks (every Tuesday). This week, I'm bringing you an expression sheet. Hope you'll enjoy, See you next tuesday…

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SKILLS or What skills do you need to be a good animator?

SKILLS o ¿Cuáles son los requisitos para ser un buen animador?

Hi everybody, Who has not wondered what could he improve to meet the industry expectations? Based on my experience as a recruiter and on different offers, I have decided to create the profile of what would be the perfect animator. Here you have the checklist of that profile: RESPONSABILIDADES Al entrar en

Attitude, BLOG

SPACING or How to avoid “floaty animations”?

SPACING o ¿Cómo evitar que vuestras animaciones sean “floaty”?

Hi everybody, Often people often confuse Timing and Spacing. Timing is the time it takes to an action to happen, the arcs describe trajectories which will pass the elements and Spacing refers to the manner in which a moving object covers a distance of…

Basic Foundations, BLOG

KEYS or How to apply the different types of keys?

KEYS o ¿Cómo aplicar los diferentes tipos de claves?

Hi everybody, Keys or key poses are drawings describing the motion in an animation sequence. That's why I like to refer to them as extrems, whether in position or in time. I have often seen beginners putting to much keys on their shot (especially when…

Basic Foundations, BLOG

12 PRINCIPLES or How and when to use the 12 principles?

12 PRINCIPLES o ¿Cómo y cuándo usar los 12 principios?

Hi everybody, The first thing you learn when you study animation is the 12 principles and nowaday they still are the fundamental rules of the animators. But just knowing them is useless (except perhaps if you want to be the smart ass of the party) if we do not understand how to apply them when…

Basic Foundations, BLOG

BLOCKING or How to create a good blocking step by step?

BLOCKING o ¿Cómo crear un buen blocking paso a paso?

Hi everybody, For me, Blocking is the crucial part of the development of a plane. In that stage, you have to make all the necessary information poses and time for your manager understands perfectly decisions that are going to take acting. The big question novice animator is to know when it ends…

BLOG, Workflow

MOTIVATION or how to think positive?

MOTIVATION o ¿Como mantener los ánimos altos?

Hi everybody (Translation in progress), Two years ago, I gave a talk on motivation and to earn the interest of my students started with that punchline : “Cheerleading is frustrating!”(Well, “frustranteno fue exactamente la palabra que use 🙂 ) Es verdad que dedicamos mucho tiempo y energía a la hora de animar y no siempre

Attitude, BLOG