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Learn to animate

Lesson Overview

Easily bring art to life.

Animation not only looks great, it’s a fun way to learn how physics affects objects.

This lesson uses Animation Assist to help you create a simple 16 frame bouncing ball animation. Animation can be tricky, but we make it super simple. Once you understand the fundamentals the possibilities are endless.

Educational Value

  • Students will be introduced to basic animation terminology and how each principle applies to the animation process.
  • Students will have a a greater understanding of physics, volume, timing and spacing in animation.
  • Students will explore the process of creating characters with personality and expression.

All you need is an iPad and the following apps:

  • Procreate