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How to make an animation walk cycle step by step

In this tutorial we’re going through an animation walk cycle step by step. If you don’t know the key poses or understand the locomotion behind a basic walking cycle – I recommend you check out our walk cycle animation blueprint …

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The Best Animation Schools – Ultimate Guide

The best animation schools will set you up to WIN…

…though you’ll most likely be setup to FAIL.

After all, most aspiring animators never get to hear the cold hard unspoken truth…

That you don’t need a degree.
That you can avoid…

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2017: The Year of Massive Growth

For a while, I’ve been scared to share this with you, or any person I know for that matter. For a while, I’ve been shakily holding on, in denial about this, because it felt like letting one of my dreams …

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RA Animation Podcast #10 – Animators of Duel

  In our last podcast, we spoke with Bobby Beck (CEO and Creative Crusader to both Artella and Animation Mentor) when the Artella short film “Duel” was about to open the CTN animation conference. In this episode, 5 Animators of Duel …

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RA Animation Podcast #9 – Artella and Bobby Beck

  Bobby Beck is CEO and Creative Crusader to both Artella and Animation Mentor. Together with fellow Cofounders, Shawn Kelly, and Carlos Baena, Bobby revolutionized Animation education  in 2005 with Animation Mentor. Now in 2016, Bobby Beck, Shawn Kelly, and Carlos Baena …

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5 Reasons You Won’t Be an Animator

If you’ve been struggling to make progress on your journey to becoming an animator this article is for you! As this is a guest article I wrote for Bloop you will be redirected there. Click here to dive in.  

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RA Animation Podcast #8 – Dana Boadway Masson

Dana Boadway Masson is a Veteran Animator, Senior Mentor at Animation Mentor, Critiquer on 11 Second Club and Director of  a short film called ‘The Cafe’. She’s covered it all – from TV, feature, and games in studio  to freelancing, …