Sleepy Dwarf
The design and building of the characters and set
Danny Kneip | September 27, 2015 | 2 Comments

Fairy tales are one of my favorite things, whether Disney bastardizes them or not. True, the Grimm Brothers gave us the source material but in our modern days, Disney has made them memorable and romantic.

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Clowns in blender
Danny Kneip | September 6, 2015 | 2 Comments

138 entries for August. While I was hoping for a better ranking, I can’t be too dismissive of 29th place. My animation was far from perfect and honestly, my focus should not be on “winning”, but on doing the work and adding to my portfolio.

The beauty of the 11SecondClub is that I’m provided with a snippet of audio and a deadline. At the end of the month, I have another animation on my YouTube page that I wouldn’t have had otherwise! That’s pretty great.

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Danny Kneip | August 17, 2015 | 3 Comments

First of all, Happy Birthday to my Sister! Pretty sure she doesn’t read my blog (and believe me, I don’t blame her), so I also sent her a Snapchat. 😉

I’ve just been clowning around with this concept for the 11 Second Club Challenge for August and having a mostly good time with it. Over the previous two months, my energy has been lacking. I’ve been doing some minor remodeling of characters and a bit of sculpting, but otherwise, creatively-speaking, I’ve been laying low and refueling. For this:

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