Animatron University - Beginner Course

Animation for the rest of us!
Rating: 4.2 out of 5 (487 ratings)
20,111 students
Animatron University - Beginner Course
Rating: 4.2 out of 5 (487 ratings)
20,115 students
Create HTML5 animation
Use Animatron - a FREE web based software - to create fun, engaging and exciting animations

Requirements

  • A basic understanding of how to surf the web
  • A connection to the internet
  • An imagination and excitement to have fun learning!
Description

Course Description

This Animatron University "Beginner" course is specifically designed for the beginner in mind. In this in depth course you'll learn how make animations with absolutely zero background in animation or design or coding. Learn HOW TO use this FREE Online tool, ANIMATRON to create fun, easy, and exciting HTML5,gifs and short animations that you can share with the WORLD!

With FIVE super comprehensive courses covering everything from "Concept to Completion" learning how to create animation like they do in the biz, to "Social Media", "Editing", "Interactivity" to "Explainer Videos". This beginner course is not only your first steps towards bringing your GREAT IDEAS to LIFE, but also becoming a ROCKSTAR: presenter, animator, marketer, teacher, content creating wiz and more!

Learn and Master "Animatron " in this Comprehensive Course.

  • Create an Animated Selfie card
  • Animated class presentations
  • Tell a three act story
  • Learn online tools to turn your creative ideas to life

Contents and Overview
In over 6 hours of content including 16 lectures and 16 assignments

What are the requirements?
  • A computer with a steady internet connection
  • A free Animatron account
  • A creative mind ready to learn
What am I going to get from this course?
  • Learn how to use and create HTML5 animations in the cloud
  • Learn history of animation
  • Learn history of branding
  • Learn how to create a logo
  • Learn how to design social media ready animations and designs
What is the target audience?
  • The absolute beginner
  • People wanting to learning animation and design
Who this course is for:
  • Any beginner that wants to make exciting Web banners/HTML5 Animations or Gifs
  • Teachers, Students, Marketers, Aspiring filmmakers + animators, artist of all ages, shapes and sizes
Curriculum
5 sections • 47 lectures • 6h 10m total length
  • Intro to Animatron
  • Chapter 1 overview
  • Lesson 01 - Brief History of Animation
  • Assignment 01 - Basic Interface of Animatron
  • Vocabulary
  • Lesson 02 - Introduction to Animation
  • Assignment 02 - Part A -Intro to Text and Basic Drawing tools
  • Assignment 02 - Part B Intro to Text and Basic Drawing tools
  • Vocabulary
  • Lesson 03 - Intro to Animatron Market Place
  • Assignment 03 - Intro to backgrounds and layers
  • Vocabulary
  • Lesson 04 - Importing your picture and Intro to Masks
  • Assignment 04 - PART A: Putting it all together!
  • Assignment 04 - PART B: Putting it all together!
  • Vocabulary
  • Recap
  • Chapter 2 Overview
  • Lesson 01 - History of Branding
  • Assignment 01 - Creating a branded design
  • Vocabulary
  • Lesson 02 - Brands and Bumpers
  • Assignment 02 - Creating an animated bumper
  • Vocabulary
  • Lesson 03 - Being smart with Fonts and colors
  • Assignment 03 - PART A: Design an original logo
  • Assignment 03 - PART B: Design an original logo
  • Vocabulary
  • Lesson 04 - Sharing your work!
  • Assignment 04 - Putting is all together and sharing it!
  • Vocabulary
  • Recap
  • Chapter 3 Overview
  • Lesson 01 - Intro to Editing
  • Assignment 01 - PART A: Our first automated slide show
  • Assignment 01 - PART B: Our first automated slide show
  • Vocabulary
  • Lesson 02 - Typography 101
  • Assignment 02 - Telling a story with Three Frames(scenes)
  • Vocabulary
  • Lesson 03 - Creating Beautiful Shots
  • Assignment 03 - Polisihing our shots
  • Vocabulary
  • Lesson 04 - Mastering Audio
  • Assignment 04 - PART A: Create a "Ken Burns style" video
  • Assignment 04 - PART B: Create a "Ken Burns style" video
  • Vocabulary
  • Recap
  • Chapter 4 Overview
  • Lesson 01 - Outlining your presentation
  • Assignment 01 - "Food Pyramid"
  • Vocabulary
  • Lesson 02 - Presentation etiquette
  • Assignment 02 - "Bacteria"
  • Vocabulary
  • Lesson 03 - Timing
  • Assignment 03 - Part A: "The life of a Chicken"
  • Assignment 03 - Part B: "The life of a Chicken"
  • Vocabulary
  • Lesson 04 - Less is more!
  • Assignment 04 - "Water Cycles"
  • Vocabulary
  • Recap

Instructor
Owner/Creative Director @ Mr.Bray Studios
Jesse Bray
  • 4.3 Instructor Rating
  • 667 Reviews
  • 30,431 Students
  • 3 Courses

I was hired by Animatron back in 2016 to create a series of FREE and in-depth courses on video production using their animation software Animatron Studio called "Animatron University". I hope you find them inspiring and helpful. I'm no longer working with Animatron so please contact feedback@animatron.com for any questions related to the "Animatron University" courses, thanks!

My name is Jesse Bray. I'm also known as "Mr.Bray". I own a animation & marketing agency called Mr. Bray Studios.

If you would like to learn more about my company and what we do please check out our website: mrbray(dot)com

If you would like to reach out to me personally please contact me at: jesse@mrbray.com

Thanks!


Keep on animating! :D