When we were assigned this project I had no idea what a phenakistoscope was. Most people had though I made up the word when I told them but it is important to animation. I thought too make a tree with necklaces on it blowing in the wind as my outside animation and for my inside animation it was based of the branches on the tree. The reason we are in foundations is to learn the basics of art however then reason we are in Digital Media and Animation is to learn to animate this project has given me both. It is a building block for animation that I, as a freshmen, is going to need.