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Fundamentals of Adobe Character Animator CC

with Tony Harmer

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  •   01 Class Introduction

    07:44
  •   02 Sketching Out the Character

    11:52

Class duration: 2h 41m

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About The Class

Bring your Characters to Life!

Think that creating and animating your own Illustrator and Photoshop characters is beyond your reach? Think again. In Fundamentals of Adobe® Character Animator CC® Instructor Tony Harmer takes you through the basic process of creating, rigging and animating a puppet in Adobe Character Animator, to produce a performance character animation. You'll learn how to build your puppet, use layers to make animation easier, add advanced movements and then record your first episode of the new character as it comes to life before your very eyes.

You’ll Learn:

  • The Structure and Components of a Character
  • Understanding Scenes
  • Recording and Live Streaming Concepts

Don’t worry about your drawing ability or knowing where to start. With Fundamentals of Adobe Character Animator CC Tony will take you through all the steps you’ll need to create and animate amazing characters! 


SOFTWARE USED:

Adobe Character Animator CC 2018 


Lesson Plan

  1. 01

    Class Introduction

    07:44
  2. 02

    Sketching Out the Character

    11:52
  3. 03

    Building the Face and Head

    16:32
  4. 04

    Developing the Eyes

    06:17
  5. 05

    Phonemes and Visemes

    09:55
  6. 06

    Building the Body & Adding Gestures

    17:46
  7. 07

    Checking the Hierarchy and Structure

    14:33
  8. 08

    The Best Way To Test and Fix Problems

    11:07
  9. 09

    Handles, Behaviors, Draggables & Sticks

    18:01
  10. 10

    Adding Key Triggers & Sequences

    08:10
  11. 11

    Scenes and Recordings

    12:34
  12. 12

    Creating a Facial Performance

    07:18
  13. 13

    Arm and Body Performance

    03:31
  14. 14

    Exporting

    16:06

Meet Your Expert

Tony Harmer

Tony Harmer is a British Illustrator, Designer and Learning Content Author with a specialism in interoperability, and an enthusiasm for the integration of mobile tools with design workflows. 

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