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Animation Artist Resources

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Disney's 12 Rules of Animation (opens in new tab)

Create a Figure for Animation (opens in new tab)

Establish Character Sheets and Guidelines (opens in new tab)

Improve Your Keyframe Skills (opens in new tab)

Learn to Control Visual Contrast (opens in new tab)

Applying Animation's 12 Principles (opens in new tab)

Master Yeti to Create Cartoon Fur (opens in new tab)

Learn to Recreate Cinematic Lighting (opens in new tab)

Design a Set for Animation (opens in new tab)

15 Ways to Survive Your Dream Job in Animation (opens in new tab)

How to Render Characters (opens in new tab)

The Art of Storyboarding (opens in new tab)

How to Sculpt Hair in ZBrush (opens in new tab)

Animate your Digital Paintings (opens in new tab)

Use a Character to Tell a Story (opens in new tab)

Concept Design Techniques (opens in new tab)

Sculpt and Pose a Cartoon Head in ZBrush (opens in new tab)

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Ian Dean is Digital Arts & Design Editor at Creative Bloq, and the former editor of many leading magazines. These titles included ImagineFX, 3D World and leading video game title Official PlayStation Magazine. In his early career he wrote for music and film magazines including Uncut, SFX, and assisted on The Idler. For Creative Bloq, Ian combines his love to bring the latest news on NFTs, video game art and tech, and more to Creative Bloq, and in his spare time he doodles in Corel Painter, ArtRage, and Rebelle while finding time to play Xbox and PS5.