Character Design: Transform A Friend Into An Animated Princess

Tom Bancroft, Author/ Character Designer/ Animator/ Director

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6 Videos (1h 44m)
    • Intro- Designing Princesses

      4:19
    • The "Odd 8" Body Shape

      23:51
    • Female Facial Structure

      31:45
    • Hair and Clothing Design

      20:45
    • Putting It All Together

      19:49
    • Your Assignment

      3:41

About This Class

Animated Princess' couldn't be more popular these days in film and on TV.  This is a character design class created so you can design yourself, your friend, or a family member into an animated Princess character. Tom Bancroft, Disney animation veteren and author of the leading books on character design, takes you through beginner and intermediate lessons step-by-step so you can learn simplified anatomy, flow in your drawing, facial elements, drawing different races, hair and clothing, and posing your final character design.  This project is perfect to surprise a friend or loved one with a version of them as a animation-style Princess so you can share it on social media sites. 

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Interesting tips for draw animated female characters
Only my second class on this site and I'm only about halfway done with it but I've already learned some valuable art lessons and it's one of the best art classes I've ever taken. Wow.
excellent fun class!

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Tom Bancroft

Author/ Character Designer/ Animator/ Director

Tom Bancroft has almost 25 years of experience in the animation industry, most of which was for Walt Disney Feature Animation where he was an animator for 11 years. He has been nominated for Annie and Rueben awards, spoken at the Kennedy Center and awarded an entry into the Chicago Children's Film Festival.

While at Disney, Bancroft had the opportunity to contribute his talents to 10 animated feature films, five animated shorts, and numerous special projects and commercials. Among the ...

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