Author: Wendy M

Norman McLaren |Inspiration

Norman=McLAren

The Film series by Norman McLaren & Grant Munro explaining the Animated motion techniques in the 70’s should be considered a National treasure. Thankful for the National Film Board of Canada for having it available on their website. Part 1. Part 2. Part 3. Part 4. Part 5. These are some examples of Norman McLaren work.

poster_Day_four

Drowning in a pool full of dreams. 🙂

This one should be title “expectations vs reality” very challenging masking job done here.

poster number two

Not sure what was in mind for this one, if electric money or funky chill either way here it is.. day numero dos.

RosalĂ­a “El mal querer”

Still cannot believe it took me this long to run into this gorgeous Album. El Mal Querer, from the Spanish artist RosalĂ­a, rooted in Flamenco, each song is a chapter of an intense, dramatic and romantic love story. The Art involving the music is power, it shows how much work and thought went producing such a project. Try to watch the visuals only once, I dare you …

Animated Book Cover

animated_book_cover

I am not sure why it took so long for me to share my animated book cover since it was one of my favorite assignments of the program. Homegoing novel also happens to be one of my favorite books. One book full of emotions, stories and family ties that inspired this new cover and its motion. Better late than sorry, right? At this point I …

Feelings

Un día despiertas y el corazón está tranquilo. Nada duele,  nada angustia, nada grita. Entonces ya fue, ya acabó , volviste. Poem by  Rafael Cabaliere Random things that happen when you need a mental break and also run into your super ancient Bamboo tablet. A quick doodle and a heartful poem pulled out of Social media.

Social Media x BareEthics

Bareethics is a small but growing company proudly Canadian, focused in natural and organic skin care products. These products are handcrafted, vegan and PETA certified, committed to reducing their eco-footprint and protect our planet. Bareethics blends ingredients are renewable, biodegradable and certified organic and with a low chemical rating. Bareethics mission and branding was the base for the production of the content for their  Instagram profile, making sure that …

Taco 101

Animation & VFX Final Project was inspired by my roots and homesickness. Little I knew about the food that I’ve been devouring for decades until I started working in its research. The challenge encountered was to find a good pace for the typography, during the first stage I overused effects on the typo making it too hard to read, after my Professor’s feedback a lot of …

Web design mock-up

new design

The last project we had to work on involved to re-design an existent web page from a well known company, in order to practice and reassure what we had learned in class. The company of my choice was Swedish Hasbeens, they are a company who handmade high quality and sustainable wood shoes better known as clogs. They are inspired in the original 70’s design. Their …

Heaven

Tulum beach

If you never been in Tulum, Mexico I strongly recommend to put it in your list asap and start filling the piggy bank before the big hotel franchises get there. The food, beaches, weather are the best, and the people is so friendly. I hope they don’t destroy this place too fast like they did to Cancun or other touristic places in Mexico.