It's been a little quiet here, I know, but for good reason: I now have all of my background layouts for Caravan (All 65!) in flat color. 1/3 of the film is also rough animated. As of the moment, I'm working on rough animation and character layouts for the remaining 2/3rds of the film, as well as shading/texturing the flat-colored backgrounds. The production is moving right along!
Below are a couple of first-pass rough animation tests of little Mia Talbert.
Mia, catching sight of something in her peripherals along her path to school is startled, before her curiosity peaks.
Mia skitters up the path to try and catch up with the curious anomaly. (limited rough animation)
Albeit still backed up against her tree, Mia realizes her predicament isn't nearly as precarious as it had initially seemed.
As per always, you can keep up with my progress on the film at these links:
Camel Country Pencil Tests - I know there are some people out there who are huge fans of traditional animation pencil tests, and the funny thing is, me too. They show so much more cha...