Tag Archives for Animation

Cut-out Animation and Setup Test

So I’m an artist again. A full time artist who teaches what she loves to do. That feels much better. School’s out since I had my last day on Tuesday, and I feel so unbelievably relieved that I’m not a … Continue reading

15. February 2011 by Jessica
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Teaching Animation (6)

For the last school year I taught animation to student groups from two schools within a project called Kultur und Schule. The idea is, that students should meet artists there and try something new apart from all the useful things … Continue reading

07. August 2010 by Jessica
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Twitter, anyone?

Well, I don’t. But someone else does: After several posts about other stuff I’m now back working on my Orpheus film project. Last Friday I finished another puppet, a tiny bird. This time it’s a minor character from the world … Continue reading

26. April 2010 by Jessica
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Galopp? Gallop!*

I simply love animation. I love books, too, and I’m especially attracted by pop-up books. I’m absolutely addicted to books about animation. And then I found this incredible animated pop-up book called GALOPP! in a local book store a few … Continue reading

14. April 2010 by Jessica
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Teaching Animation (5)

Last week I gave an animation class for kids at a local education center. I teached a lively (and lovely!) group of seven boys from the age of 8 to 12 years. The course was ment to give them a … Continue reading

10. April 2010 by Jessica
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Keyframe Animation with After Effects

At the university of Applied Arts in Vienna, I attend a lot of courses on subjects which are not animation related at the first glance. I do font design and typography here as well as book binding next to flash … Continue reading

02. April 2010 by Jessica
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Another Dream

Should I join Vimeo or Youtube? That’s the question for weeks now… Or at least, it was until last saturday when I finally joined… Click into the image and follow the white rabbit… er… the link to my new vimeo … Continue reading

30. March 2010 by Jessica
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Zoetrope

This week I’m going to start my in-school workshops. I want the kids mainly to work with their hands. To get them started I thought it would be nice to learn about the technique behind animation. I don’t want to … Continue reading

26. August 2009 by Jessica
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William Kentridge

From time to time, I stumble upon the works of William Kentridge which I just admire. They’re beautiful and balanced in every respect. I also like him and his work because he builds a bridge between fine art and animation … Continue reading

05. August 2009 by Jessica
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Growing up is over (Supplemental)

I’m back. And I’m grown up. In Germany it’s very important to be certified and that’s why I did my diploma. Having a piece of paper here is often more important than what you really can do. I’m a certified … Continue reading

18. May 2009 by Jessica
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