Animation Proposal Timeline

Events

Research Typography and Cutout Medium

4/19/17 - 4/21/17

Experiment with potential cardboard materials

Development of protagonist. Prototype overall theme/aesthetic

4/20/17 - 4/23/17

Create single themed character with background and history, details about talent

Create narrative sequences of the audition

4/21/17 - 4/23/17

Experiment with different ideas for word play and descriptive movement actions that can be created with words

Storyboard the key areas of movement

4/22/17 - 4/24/17

Draw up mock stage and animation frames to storyboard key elements of the audition

Finalise thematic components of the audition

4/24/17 - 4/26/17

Finish compiling the background set and font style for the words

Establish shortlist of equipment and materials

4/24/17 - 4/26/17

Collate the necessary materials and equipment to animate the desired production

Begin production of Intro Sequence

4/28/17

Start test bed production of the rolling letters and formation of the word 'Fontman'

Crunch Time Production

5/5/17 - 5/19/17

Bulk of the animation in the stop-motion studio

Key animation for Fontman talent

5/5/17 - 5/8/17

Divide each sequence of the creation of words and the movement associated with them. Animate in consistent appearance sections.