CSE490ca Computer Animation

Spring 2000


What's new? Coming up events & deadlines

Note: If a deadline or event isn't listed here, it does not necessarily imply that it does not exist. We are simply listing new/important deadlines or events here as an announcement to help you remember.

Every week:

Note: Also, Taproot Theater will be attending the Thursday meetings, and Darrek will continue to come on Tuesdays.


Candidates for painting:

Want to help paint? Here are the most important priorities:

Characters: girl, grandmother, elders, bird, shroud for grandfather Others: Nurse log Trees


Wednesday, May 24

A school of music concert with computer-based music. Last year's animation film will be featured. 8 p.m. in Meany Hall. Tell them you're a CSE490ca student to get two tickets for the price of one ($4).

Wednesday, May 17

Animators please meet at 9 a.m.

Thursday, May 11

Finaling of shots in class:

Tuesday, May 9

Everybody should show up for class, but here are some specifics to certain people:
Lighting and shading people: Lighting review in class.
Animators: How should we get the "clay" to appear to be sculpted? We should get some consistent idea and look--we'll bring this up tommorow wth Darrek. Have some ideas ready if you can.

Friday, May 5

Animators must have all shots blocked by 4 p.m.

Wednesday, May 3

Animators meet with Karen
Important: Animators need to have everything blocked for Karen's session, which starts at 9:30 a.m. in LA2.

Thursday, May 4

Library reference session
Various scenes and native art from the Pacific Northwest will be shown. Petersen room, 4th Floor, Allen Library, on Thursday May 4. Time: 2:30-4:30.