Posts Tagged: blender

Creative TriMonthAlon: Sculptember Week 1

I mentioned a couple posts ago that, starting in September, I was going to embark on a “Creative TriMonthAlon”, wherein I would complete three months of daily creative output. The first month would be (and is) Sculptember. We’re a week into it and as far as I can tell, we’re having a great time. I… Read more »

A Busy Little Ape

OK, OK… I know that I haven’t posted anything new here since May. However, it only looks like I’ve been on a summer vacation. In reality, this has been a surprisingly busy summer for me. And the approaching last quarter of this year doesn’t appear to be slowing down. Not one little bit. So what… Read more »

Daily Tear-off Calendar, the Animation

One of the rewards for my Kickstarter campaign is a daily tear-off calendar, with a lie from Definitely True: Year One on each page of the calendar. It’s actually at the printer being made right now (woohoo!). One of the fun things about a tear-off calendar is that it’s built exactly like a simple flipbook…. Read more »

Definitely True – Pants on Fire Timelapse

You may or may not have noticed that I have a little graphic to accompany my daily lies. Well… I made that in Blender. And for fun, I recorded a timelapse of the whole process. Of course, I didn’t have any epic music to lay over the video, so instead I hastily recorded a voice… Read more »

Creating 2D Animation with Blender and Krita, a Post Mortem

A couple months ago, I was contacted by Michael Crouch, a friend of mine who’s a commercial producer for an NBC affiliate station in Richmond, Virginia. He was producing a promotional spot for Angel Tree, a Salvation Army charity program that runs during the holidays. So standard fare: tight-ish timeline, low budget. However this was… Read more »