Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Portfolio Website

Hello dear surfer!

If you found your way here looking for my website you can find it at Jeff Willis Artist Portfolio

And thank you for stopping by!






Friday, April 28, 2017

Goofing Off

Just messing around.
Wasn't going anywhere.
Keeping loose.
A gazebo, resented allegation and a hoopo.



Thursday, April 27, 2017

McDivot Full Cartoons Set #2

In the following set I didn't actually animate but I did develop the story and story boards. I worked with Calabash in Chicago who did the animations and again audios are by Clean Cuts/Cerebral Lounge.

There's a bit of a story overlap between 3 and 4 since it's how it's show in game. It's sort of a recap. "Previously on the McDivot Show..."

This is my favorite McDivot story. I hope you enjoy it too.
The preview images on these don't seem to want to show but I assure you they are playable.

Morning Bite
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Whack-A-Gopher
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Meet Sandy Mulligan
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In the Belly of the Beast
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Love Gopher Style
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McDivot Full Cartoons - Set #1

When "Fairway Solitaire" first launched we needed a set of cartoon videos as a reward to players and also just to give him a backstory.

There was so little time to get these done. I spent many weekends at the office to produce these little cartoons. No one pushed me into OT but I knew that's what it was going to take to get the job done. I didn't complain though since this was something I wanted to do. I mean I really wanted to do this! It was a genuine labor of love.

I wrote, storyboarded and animated these myself since... well... there was no one else to do it. I created the character so it was left to me to follow through and complete the cartoons.

Backgrounds were painted by Bill Meyer and Rhonda Conley.

Audio by Cleancuts and Cerebral Lounge.


Blueprint for Disaster

Rodent Robbery

Drive-By Snooting

In The Lab

Clearcutting

Fore!


The Golfinator!


McZilla


Animations - Wildshots Set #4

OK. One last set of mini 'mations!

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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Animations - Wildshots! Set #2

Here's a second set of Wildshot animations. These are pre-audio versions since that's all I could get my hands on.


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