2022.03.02

I'm working on:

  • 2D animation, going through Richard Williams' and Eric Goldberg's books (and finding so much great sakuga animation online!)
  • FIG1 from Brainstorm - the first proper art class I've ever enrolled in, it's kicking my butt. Steve Hampton is a really cool guy and a great instructor.
  • still learning to drive - I'm on 30 hours now. Getting closer and closer to the exam!
  • 2021.12.26

    I'm working on:

  • classical frame by frame animation inside Clip Studio Paint
  • figure drawing by drawing gestures every morning
  • a mini reel to put together the work I've made in 2021.
  • continuing to learn to drive - I'm getting better, I'm up to 16 hours.
  • I'm reading:

  • I'm finding this section tedious to update, so instead here's a link to the books I've read.
  • I'm currently in: London, UK

    2021.11.04

    I'm working on:

  • learning and practicing design by creating a styleframe after work everyday for the next two weeks. This has been extremely satisfying to practice; the time flies by.
  • I'm reading:

  • the same books as the last update - but I finished The Ungrateful Refugee by Dina Nayeri
  • I'm currently in: London, UK

    2021.10.25

    I'm working on:

  • finishing off my vellum learning in Houdini so I can pause for two weeks to focus on design.
  • continuing with the rest of Level 2 of Talk To Me In Korean.
  • continuing with Interneting Is Hard and Jon Duckett's book on Javascript and JQuery (I finished the one on HTML and CSS).
  • learning to drive - I've had 6 hours of class so far.
  • I'm reading:

  • Make Your Art No Matter What by Beth Pickens
  • The Language of Graphic Design by Richard Poulin
  • I'm currently in: London, UK

    2021.09.21

    I'm working on:

  • learning Vellum in Houdini.
  • remembering phrases from the first 6 lessons of Level 2 of TalkToMeInKorean.
  • learning more about Web Design and Development before continuing to build this website. I'm doing this by going through Interneting Is Hard and Jon Duckett's books on HTML, CSS, Javascript and JQuery (thanks Rob).
  • I'm reading: The Secret Lives of Colour by Kassia St. Clair

    I'm currently in: London, UK

    2021.09.06

    I'm working on:

  • learning RBD sims in Houdini by designing a specific destruction shot for Graft's upcoming reel.
  • working through Level 2 of TalkToMeInKorean.
  • designing and developing this very website.
  • I'm reading: Starting Point by Hayao Miyazaki

    I'm currently in: London, UK