My animatic, “Distressed,” really lived up to its name during production. The concept that I originally committed to did not last. At the beginning of the semester I planned to adapt a scene from the novel Their Eyes Were Watching God into a visualized sequence, and while I had a vision for it, it wasn’t coming out of my head. My artistic vision for that piece was very realistic in
Welcome to my Storyboarding & Animatics Blog—a subdomain of my website thekatiehopkins.com—dedicated to collecting and displaying all work affiliated with my Fall 2018 independent study. This independent study focuses on the topics of storyboarding for film and the creation of animatics. The course will culminate with the creation of my own animatic, a short visualization of a scene from the novel Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston.