My idea started with my memory of Sesame Street's alphabet vignettes. I liked the idea of using a wholesome armature and then add questionable subject matter to it.
Rough animation a looping animation.
Reaching back to fall 2016 for this one. I got to participate in a Chain-a-mation project, #8 to be exact. Each participant got exactly 48 frames to animate something around the theme of Halloween. There was only 2 requirements: one is a strict color palette and two, you have to build off the last frame of the previous participant. I was lucky enough to have had a possessed house to start with.
Below is a time-lapse of my work process. About 8 hours condensed to 9 minutes.
Continue on the theme on adding faces and or human traits to food items, I present Face Licker. He always finds himself influx between blueberry-algae and sweet astro-orange Tang.
This little guy loves to hang out at Full Tilt Cream in Ballard. When he is not asking his handler to shove more quarters into the pinball machines or the Japanese import Street Fighter arcade, he is up at the ice cream counter asking for more than his fair share of samples.
A short animation experiment. Some animated bubbles in a pshydelic section of the ocean.Read More
After seeing this sad ice cream on the ground, I could see the end-of-summer symbolism of the situation. Plus being an avid skateboarder in my youth I automatically put this in skateboarding context.