Animation Proposal Timeline


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


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.