1.Introduce Syllabus / Class Structure
2.Introduce yourselves. What brings you here....especially as has to do with art and new media?
- Introduce Self Portrait Exercise. Watch a couple of videos to help with that and then start a demo.
5.Studio Time : Join Are.na and Open Processing. Partner with someone and start working on homework self portrait.
A. Make two sequences of images that focus on "gestures" . Each of these sequences should focus on a different aspect of your personality or style.
B. Each sequence should have at least 5 well thought out images or up to 30 ( but not more.)
C.You do not need to turn them into GIFs or videos yet....just make sure that you have them ready for Monday's class.
D. Make them memorable....can you do a magic trick that takes advantage of frame by frame animation? Think carefully about location, what you are wearing, and especially think about lighting.