In order to tell a story and communicate the message effectively , I follow a proven industry process of research, storyboarding and animatic draft review.
For a more detailed process case study – see Case Study on Financial Education Piece

The following was a presentation I put together and for a school project on motion and art direction. I decided to pick the topic  Living in the Maritimes of Atlantic Canada. I wanted to evoke the emotion and lifestyles of those that live in this remote area. These are the Mood Boards and early research presented, in order to prepare for the final artwork.

 

Word Lists help with research and concept

researching elements and subject analysis

Mood Board helps to establish look and feel  

Rough sketches and early conceptual visualizing lay basis for final artwork and direction of the piece  


Early ideas that was later dropped from the series
One of the pivotal p
ieces 

Final Pieces

Style Tile for Maritime Themed Project 1 of 6
Style Tile for Maritime Themed Project 6 of 6
Style Tile for Maritime Themed Project 3 of 6

Style Tile for Maritime Themed Project 4 of 6

Style Tile for Maritime Themed Project 2 of 6