Tips and Tricks: Animation Design Helps
The following is a growing list of animation and design tips that you may find helpful as you engage new concepts or need to refresh on old ones.
These are NOT assignment documents. If you are working on a weekly animation assignment please refer to the Weekly Class Schedule
as there are will be additional details you will need to complete any given assignment.
The 12 Basic Principles of Animation
"The Illusion of Life" movie
"The Illusion of Life" text
"The Illusion of Life" GIFS
Animation Survial Kit-Richard Williams
Timing and Spacing-Williams
Breakdown and Inbetween-Williams
Walkcycle with Variations
Animating to Dialogue
Sample Phonems-Sausage Lips
Animating to Dialogue: Lip-sync tips