Early Bird Special is a 3-minute feature short film directed and animated by me over the period of 8 months. Completed as a Senior Year project in 2017. Animated using Adobe Animate.
Baby Bear character design sketch development. Different styles for Baby Bear were explored: from super simple to realistic. I fell in love with a shape-based style in between. (digital, photoshop)
Character page of Baby Bear in different action poses. (digital, Adobe Animate)
Prop development and design for Early Bird Special. (digital, Adobe Animate)
Examples of prop use and staging in Early Bird Special. (digital, Adobe Animate)
Early storyboarding done for Early Bird Special. During the production of the short film, moments were changed as the story evolved for better clarity and quality.