Introduction to Animation Training Course



The 12 principles of animation and generating the illusion of motion are two topics covered in this introduction to the animation training course.

  • 11  Training Hours
  • 41 Videos
  • 2  Topics
  • 137 Practice Questions
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Fun Fact about Animation

Introducing the exhilarating world of animation! Get ready to embark on a captivating journey where your creativity takes flight and your imagination knows no bounds. Our transformative course will empower you with the skills to breathe life into your artistic visions and bring characters and stories to life.

Immerse yourself in the magic of animation as you uncover the secrets behind its mesmerizing power. Discover the Latin roots of animation, where “anima” pulsates with the essence of life, and “animate” ignites the spark that sets your creations in motion. With every frame you meticulously craft, you’ll witness the extraordinary alchemy of still images transforming into an enchanting symphony of movement.

Unleash your boundless creativity as you master the art of animation. Learn to infuse characters with personalities, emotions, and quirks that jump off the screen and touch the hearts of your audience. From sketching storyboards and designing captivating environments to perfecting fluid movements and breathtaking effects, this course equips you with the skills to weave visual tales that captivate and inspire.

But that’s not all! Our course offers a wealth of benefits that go beyond the sheer joy of animation. As you delve deeper into the world of animated storytelling, you’ll cultivate essential skills such as patience, attention to detail, and the ability to think critically and solve problems creatively. These transferable skills will empower you not only in the realm of animation but also in various facets of your personal and professional life.

We believe that true mastery comes with practice, which is why our course offers hands-on experience that propels you toward excellence. You’ll have the opportunity to create your own animation projects, receive valuable feedback from industry experts, and collaborate with fellow enthusiasts to hone your skills. The course culminates in an exhilarating final exam where you’ll showcase your artistic prowess and demonstrate your ability to create a captivating animation that will leave audiences spellbound.

So, whether you aspire to work in the vibrant world of entertainment, game design, or advertising, or simply wish to unleash your artistic expression, our animation course is your gateway to a realm of endless possibilities. Join us on this incredible adventure, and together, let’s turn dreams into animated realities!

A brief overview of Our Animation Course

Embark on an exhilarating journey into the captivating realm of animation with our immersive course, “Mastering Adobe Animate: Unleash Your Creative Brilliance!” Get ready to unleash your imagination as we dive headfirst into the remarkable world of Adobe Animate CC, where limitless possibilities await!

Join us as we unlock the secrets of this industry-leading animation software, from the very basics to the awe-inspiring advanced techniques. Whether you’re a curious beginner or an experienced animator hungry for new skills, this course is tailor-made for you.

Discover the true essence of animation as we delve into the fundamentals of character design and learn how to breathe life into your creations. Explore the magical world of Flipaclip animation, where your doodles transform into mesmerizing moving art. Say goodbye to static graphics and hello to dynamic motion graphics that will leave your audience spellbound.

But that’s not all! As you journey through this course, be prepared to be amazed by the myriad of features Adobe Animate has to offer. From vector graphics manipulation to seamless visual effects integration, you’ll be equipped with the tools to unleash your creative brilliance like never before.

And guess what? We’ve got a few surprises up our sleeves! In addition to the comprehensive curriculum, you’ll receive invaluable bonus tips and tricks that even experienced animators often overlook. Say goodbye to common pitfalls and elevate your skills to new heights. You’ll be a cut above the rest, armed with the knowledge to create animations that leave a lasting impact.

And let’s not forget about the exams! Throughout the course, you’ll have the opportunity to put your newfound knowledge to the test. Show us what you’ve got as you tackle exciting animation challenges and demonstrate your mastery of Adobe Animate. Earn your well-deserved certificate of completion and showcase your animation prowess to the world.

So, are you ready to unleash your creativity, breathe life into your characters, and captivate audiences with stunning animations? Join us in “Mastering Adobe Animate: Unleash Your Creative Brilliance!” and let the magic of animation ignite your artistic journey like never before!

Course Outline:

Module 1: What is Animation and the Basics
1.1 Introduction
1.2 What is Animation – Part1
1.3 What is Animation – Part2
1.4 Bouncy Ball Demo – Part1
1.5 Bouncy Ball Demo – Part2
1.6 Bouncy Ball Demo – Part3
1.7 Pendulum Demo – Part1
1.8 Pendulum Demo – Part2
1.9 Platform Pendulum Demo – Part1
1.10 Platform Pendulum Demo – Part2
1.11 Principles of Animation – Part1
1.12 Principles of Animation – Part2
1.13 Bouncy Ball in Perspective Demo – Part1
1.14 Bouncy Ball in Perspective Demo – Part2
1.15 Flag Wave Demo – Part1

Module 2: Intermediate Animation Techniques
2.1 Weight Demo – Part1
2.2 Weight Demo – Part2
2.3 Weight Demo- Part3
2.4 Breaking a Character Down Into Basic Shapes – Part1
2.5 Breaking a Character Down Into Basic Shapes – Part2
2.6 Breaking a Character Down Into Basic Shapes – Part3
2.7 Boil Demo – Part1
2.8 Boil Demo – Part2
2.9 A Take Demo – Part1
2.10 A Take Demo – Part2
2.11 Staggering Demo – Part1
2.12 Staggering Demo – Part2
2.13 Staggering Demo – Part3
2.15 Head Turn Demo – Part1
2.16 Head Turn Demo – Part2
2.17 Head Turn Demo – Part3
2.18 Head Turn Demo – Part4
2.19 Walk Cycles Demo – Part1
2.20 Walk Cycles Demo – Part2
2.21 Walk Cycles Demo – Part3
2.22 Run Cycles Demo
2.23 Dialogue Demo – Part1
2.24 Dialogue Demo – Part2
2.25 Dialogue Demo – Part3
2.26 Dialogue Demo – Part4
2.27 Conclusion

Your Training Instructor

Dana Corrigan

Animation Professor and Freelancer

Dana Corrigan is a 2D animation professor and freelance animator/illustrator whose work includes TV Pilots, E-Cards, Motion Graphics, animated short films, and developing pitch books and presentations for cartoon shows.  She has an MFA in Animation from Savannah College of Art and Design and has been teaching at the university level since 2011.