Great animation moves us, surprises us and inspires us like no other art form can. It offers boundless creative possibilities to tell stories, visualise ideas and convey emotions in ways that everyone can understand.
Discover our animation tips, explore fundamental and specialised topics and take your creativity to the next level.
Ultimate beginner’s guide to animation
Explore the exciting and creative world of animation with our introduction and essentials.
The 12 principles of animation.
Discover animation fundamentals from the minds at Disney, underpinning true cinematic classics.
Animation Key Poses
Learn core animation ‘backbones’ and how to build them, so you can bring your characters to life.
What is Cel (Classic) Animation?
Dive into this classic, traditional style of hand-drawn animation and all it has to offer.
What is morphing in animation?
Discover the transformation technique pioneered by memorable ‘90s blockbusters
A guide to stop motion animation
Bringing the everyday to life, this style can result in truly characterful creations.
How to make a walk cycle
A great place for any budding animator to start their journey. Walk - before you can run!