This sketch is a good example of what I’ve been struggling to understand. Animating a figure as a solid image makes for a good, quick, resource-light work flow. The trouble is it’s also pretty limiting with what you can do or get away with. It’s not that it’s impossible to make anything with this, Modest Mouse published a beautiful music video eight years ago (I’m getting old!) that used this exact technique.
it’s just that I’m not certain this is the direction I want to go in.
I’ve got a good idea of a way I can use that “click” I mentioned
previously in a good way, so I’m gonna experiment with that next. I”m
just kind of sad I don’t get to animate like this more often… If all
goes well though, in the coming months my animation free time will
They’re singing “Barrett’s privateers” by stan rogers, by the way.