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March 27, more tool research

March 27, more tool research

What I did: I’m continuing to try to figure out ways to make the tools I’m using work in the way that I want. Why: So far, I can create an animation, place it in indesign and design a page around it (so basically, add text) and have it function in either a PDF or […]

March 25, Tool research

March 25, Tool research

What I Did: Over the past couple of days, I have been trying to fine tune exactly how I’m going to present my story. I discovered that I can create frame-by-frame animations using Illustrator, which was a big win. I’m now in the process of sifting through the internet trying to figure out how to embed […]

March 20, Sources

March 20, Sources

What I did: My first source is Beauty and the Beast: visions and revisions of an old tale, by Betsy Gould Hearne. Why: The book goes follows the story through history from its origins to modern interpretations, finding common elements in character, narration, symbols, etc What I did: The next source I chose is a read-along […]

March 18, Topic

March 18, Topic

What I did: I chose to remix Beauty and the Beast Why: I consider it to be a classic fairy tale. The origins of the story can be traced back to the 1700’s, and many versions and reinterpretations have been produced since, giving me a lot of options in terms of resources. The core plot is fairly […]

Welcome!

Welcome!

This site is the place where I will be documenting my progress through a Writing and Digital Media course. (Woohoo!) I have a pretty solid foundation in design, but I’m not the most technology savvy person that ever existed; so, my goal in creating things for this course is to develop and improve my skills in […]