Early in the summer I received an email from a filmmaker, Mark Elias, who was about to launch a crowdfunding campaign for his next film, Memoirs of a Robot. He had come across a painting I had done of a robot a few years back and asked if I would like to donate a robot painting to his campaign as a perk for donors.
Well, I thought, why not? I hadn't painted robots in awhile, and I wanted to revisit the idea of making robots and animating them with my students. I have a post about my Make it and Move it idea here. So, I went ahead and made Annie Log and mailed it to Mark. I photographed her first and used that image to practice the animation technique I explain in the post.
The Indiegogo Campaign for Memoirs of a Robot will be offering posters of Annie Log as a perk for donations.
You can see Annie Log animate if you receive one of these posters. All you do is: