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Hand Drawn Animation So Simple a 6 Year Old Can Do It!

April Merl, Film/Video

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5 Videos (11m)
    • Introduction

      0:22
    • Making an animation from a circle

      2:26
    • Recording your frames

      4:29
    • Making an animation using lined paper

      2:08
    • Final thoughts and class project

      1:16

About This Class

Create a simple animation by drawing on paper and recording with Stop Motion Studio. Anyone who wants to give hand drawn animation a try will appreciate this simple and fun approach. This is also a great activity for parents, teachers and other care takers to do with kids to help them tell stories through simple animation.

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This class is awesome! I always wanted to do animation, but always thought I would die with its difficulty! With this, I can quickly start with something easy for my videos!
Kevin Jonguitud

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April Merl

Film/Video

 

Hello! I’m April. I’ve been working in film and television in NYC for over 20 years and am bringing my experience in video-making and story-telling to Skillshare. My classes are for anyone interested in creating fun projects while exploring their creativity - no fancy equipment, just the joy of making.

Ideas you’ll find in my classes: Use what you got. Just get straight to it. Creativity is everywhere. Find the story in the everyday.

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