Free Tutorials

Google Hangout: Animating the Head

Toon Boom Studio Bones

Using Toon Boom Studio bones to rig an arm.

Toon Boom Animate 3 Pro: Pencil Tool

A quick look at Toon Boom Animate 3′s Pencil tool.

Animated Rain Tutorial

There are several ways to create animated rain, and I've used a lot over the years, but this is the first time I decided to mix several techniques into one effect.

Toonboom Animate: Camera Movement #4

This is part 4 in our 5-part Camera Movement tutorial. In this lesson we'll add some movement to the clouds, as well as set some ease-ins, and ease-outs to our camera moves.

Toonboom Animate: Camera Movement pt. 3

Camera Movement in Toon Boom Animate pt. 3. This is part 3 in a 5 part series of using the camera in Animate. In part 3 we’ll add a simple bird (still in rough sketch, of course). Using drawing substitutions, we’ll animate the bird flying. The animation of the bird is based on the “Real Movement: Birds” section from one of my favorite animation books “Tezuka School of Animation: vol. 2 Animals in Motion”

Toonboom Animate: Camera Movement pt. 2

Camera Movement in Toon Boom Animate pt. 2. This is part 2 in a 5 part series of using the camera in Animate. In part 2 I’ll show you how to add turns, and pans into the camerama movements, in addition to rotation.

Toonboom Animate: Camera Movement pt. 1

Camera Movement in Toon Boom Animate, pt. 1. This is part 1 in a 5 part series of using the camera in Animate. This series is to show how simple it is to set up a beautiful multiplane shot using the True Space camera. In part 1 we cover rough sketches, setting up layers in Z-space, adding a camera, and animating the camera.