Class Starter: I could go on an on about open source graphic tools!
Check out this Leather Book animation made with the free and open source graphic tools, Blender, Gimp and Inkscape. Link to Vimeo video.
What is Blender? Blender is the free and open source 3D creation suite. It supports the entirety of the 3D pipeline—modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing and motion tracking, even video editing and game creation.
Blender even has some pre-made characters free to download. Let’s take a look at Vincent.
Class Activity: Use the remainder of today’s class to complete and turn in both of your Inkscape Assignments.