Toon Boom Studio Tutorial - Cartoon Animation Made Simple

Master The Art Of Cartoon Creation And Animation With This Interactive Training Course From Infinite Skills
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  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 6/2013 English

Course Description

This Toon Boom Studio 7 training course teaches you the tools and techniques for drawing and animating that are available to you in this software. This tutorial is designed with the beginner in mind, and no previous experience is required to get the most out of this training.

The course starts the computer software training course for Toon Boom Studio 7 with a tour around the interface, familiarizing you with the locations of the tools you will use throughout the lessons. It then jumps right into applying the tools, starting with the drawing specific ones. It shows you how to optimizing drawings with smoothing and cutting, how to use the color palette, importing files, and animating in Toon Boom. You will learn Rotoscoping, creating cutout characters, animating with bones, using stop motion, how to add effects, and of course, how to export your finished project to share.

By the time you have completed this video tutorial for Toon Boom Studio 7, you will be familiar with the basic tools and techniques you need to draw, animate and share your own amazing projects. Working files are included, allowing you to follow along with the author throughout the lessons.

What are the requirements?

  • PC or Mac Platform

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn The Art Of Cartoon Creation And Animation
  • Master The Powerful Toon Boom Studio In The Shortest Possible Time

What is the target audience?

  • Graphical Artists, Designers - Suitable For Users Of All Skill Levels

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: 01. Introduction
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0101 Introduction
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01:06
Section 2: 02. Interface
0201 Exploring Workspaces
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01:35
0202 Customizing Workspaces
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02:07
0203 Toolbars And Views
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01:18
0204 Timeline - Adding Elements
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01:57
0205 Onion Skin And Light Table
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03:11
0206 Shortcut Keys
04:59
Section 3: 03. Drawing Tools
0301 Shape Tools
03:16
0302 Polyline Tool
02:01
0303 Pencil Tool
01:49
0304 Brush tool
02:47
0305 Pen tools
04:16
0306 Contour Editor
03:33
Section 4: 04. Optimizing Drawings
0401 Smoothing
02:31
0402 Cutting And Erasing
04:16
0403 Converting Lines To Fills
05:44
0404 Grouping Drawings
03:22
0405 Flattening
01:58
Section 5: 05. Color Palette
0501 Color Basics
04:36
0502 Custom Colors
05:12
0503 Closing Gaps
06:11
0504 Using Gradients
03:29
0505 Applying Textures
07:01
0506 Palettes And Styles
07:42
Section 6: 06. Importing Files
0601 Importing Bitmaps
03:28
0602 Importing Illustrator And PDF Files
03:01
0603 Importing Sound
02:03
0604 Import And Vectorize
03:39
0605 Importing Movies
01:47
Section 7: 07. Animating In Toon Boom Studio
0701 Frames And Keyframes
02:54
0702 Pivot Points And Rotation
03:12
0703 Easing
04:25
0704 Layers And Hierarchies
02:32
0705 Pegs
03:21
0706 Motion Tool
02:48
0707 Using The X-Sheet
03:00
0708 Straight Ahead Animation
03:40
0709 Pose to Pose Animation
03:45
0710 Creating Cycles
03:25
Section 8: 08. Drawing By Hand
0801 Rough Animations And Clean-Up
04:33
0802 Rotoscoping
02:13
0803 Annotation Notes
02:40
0804 Power Painting
03:44
Section 9: 09. Cutout Characters
0901 Best Practices For Cutout Characters
02:08
0902 Cutting Up A Character - Body
06:02
0903 Cutting Up A Character - Head
05:50
0904 Assembling Characters
08:32
0905 Pivot Points
04:19
0906 Hiding Hinges And Joints
04:55
0907 Animating With Cutout Characters
09:49
0908 Drawing Substitutions
11:58
0909 Storing Your Characters
06:06
Section 10: 10. Animating With Bones
1001 Adding Bones
02:02
1002 Bone Setup And Influence
03:27
1003 Deformable Textures
01:44
1004 Bone Animations
03:14
Section 11: 11. Stop Motion
1101 Image Capture Settings
01:46
1102 Light Table
01:42
1103 Time-Lapse Using Auto Capture
01:26
1104 Keying Out Background Color
02:13
1105 Animating With Stop Motion
08:19
Section 12: 12. Building Scenes
1201 Using Z-Space
03:53
1202 Using Z-Space With Bitmaps
03:11
1203 Using The Camera
01:38
1204 Animating The Camera
06:48
1205 Camera On A Path
02:18
Section 13: 13. Lip Syncing
1301 Lip Sync Recording - Best Practices
02:54
1302 Setting Up Phonemes
07:43
1303 Automatic Lip Sync
04:12
1304 Editing Lip Sync
05:11
Section 14: 14. Adding Effects
1401 Filters
03:21
1402 Animating Filters
03:29
1403 Force Of Nature Effects
04:59
1404 Shadows And Highlights
04:22
1405 Adding Blur
07:09
Section 15: 15. Exporting Files
1501 Saving Your Movie
03:57
1502 Saving For Youtube Or Facebook
02:38
1503 Export PDF
03:21
Section 16: 16. Wrap-up
1601 Beyond The Basics
00:59
1602 Exploring Other Toon Boom Studio Software
00:56

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Infinite Skills is a Canadian based company who offer a huge and ever growing range of high quality eLearning solutions that teach using studio quality narrated videos backed-up with practical hands-on examples and comprehensive working files. All courses are created by trained educators and experts in video based education.

The emphasis is on teaching real life skills that are essential for progressing in today's commercial environment.

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