This hand-drawn stop motion animation video was created as a part of an assignment for Bobby Belote’s Time Arts class in the spring of 2009 at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.

As part of the project, we were assigned audio files (I believe the audio files in this video are from Minescule: (see

We had to take parts of the audio files and build animation around them. I decided to go with a comedic Rip Van Winkle theme. It was a fun (albeit crappy) first attempt at stop motion animation 🙂

**Please note: I do not own or claim to own any of the audio in this video. I did however create all of the drawings by hand 🙂 )