Sketching for Animation: Developing Ideas, Characters and Layouts in Your Sketchbook (Required Reading Range)

Sketching for Animation: Developing Ideas, Characters and Layouts in Your Sketchbook (Required Reading Range)

By: Peter Parr (author)Paperback

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Drawing and sketching are central to the art of animation and can be crucial tools in designing and developing original stories, characters and layouts. Sketching for Animation offers a wealth of examples, exercises and tips from an army of professional animators to help you develop essential sketching, technical drawing and ideation techniques. With interviews and in-depth case studies from some of today's leading animators, including Bill Plympton, Glen Keane, Tori Davis and John Canemaker, this is a unique guide to turning your sketchbook - the world's cheapest, most portable pre-visualisation tool - into your own personal animation armory.

About Author

Peter Parr, Reader in Animation (Rtd) and MA Supervisor for The Arts University at Bournemouth (AUB), UK.

Contents

Introduction Part One: Drawing and Sketching Techniques 1. Using Simple Shapes 2. Put it in Perspective 3. Drawing Figures and Animals 4. Drawing the `scapes: land, town and sea 5. Capturing Movement Part Two: Design and Development 6. Developing Ideas 7. Character Development 8. Layout and Background Design Glossary Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781474221443
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 352
  • ID: 9781474221443
  • weight: 1320
  • ISBN10: 1474221440

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