Tag Archives for Creativity

Animating Unterweißbach

Last weekend I taught my first animation workshop to adults aged 20 to 65 during a SCI work camp at the Thuringian Forest. Our color palettes. Warm-up: Getting the creative juices flowing Compared to kids, grown-ups are much more afraid … Continue reading

18. August 2011 by Jessica
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Motivation vs. Discipline

During the last week I worked on the mold for the Orpheus puppet, but when I triedd to open the mold, it broke. I had to remake it completely. In order not to bore you with picture very similar to … Continue reading

06. June 2011 by Jessica
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Not As Black As It Is Painted

Yay for another successful Studio Monday! Since I’d been stuck for the last three weeks or so, I decided that something had to change today. It does, and it was a tough and challenging task. I also had no visitors, … Continue reading

02. May 2011 by Jessica
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On Commitment

“Really? – Yes!” (2011) Mixed media on paper | 60 x 42 cm Excited A lot of things happened during the last weeks. First of all: I married the most beautiful man alive. Finally. After 11 years. How cool is … Continue reading

27. April 2011 by Jessica
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One Day Animated Short

Still from One Day Animated Short, © Nils Diewald 2011 So far I only showed you the results of the things I did on my first Studio Monday, even though I wasn’t the only one having a productive day. My … Continue reading

13. March 2011 by Jessica
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Status Report

It’s been quiet around here for several weeks now. I got kind of stuck with my Orpheus film project, and it feels like a lack of orientation. I have to sort some things out and to answer some questions before … Continue reading

17. September 2010 by Jessica
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Hermes Character Design

Today was a succesful day, at least so far. I’d given the Hermes charakter design several tries before, but I still wasn’t satisfied with the results yet. I decided to go back to the very beginning of his character development, … Continue reading

21. January 2010 by Jessica
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Learning from Tim Burton

Everyone finally seems to think highly of the work of Tim Burton nowadays, so even the Museum of Modern Art in New York (MoMa) currently presents a big solo show with his artworks and films. Since I’m a big fan … Continue reading

08. December 2009 by Jessica
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Gridlocked?

As some of you already know I also work as a freelance designer. To stay up to date I regularly read some design related blogs. A few days ago I found a list of 10 ways to cure a creative … Continue reading

11. September 2009 by Jessica
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