The 12 principles of animation

In this course, we will be reviewing the 12 principles of animation from Frank Thomas and Ollie Johnston ´s The Illusion of
Life and explore why it's fundamental in animation and why it's something that we constantly apply as
animators. Because... we create the illusion of life out of pixels!

Course curriculum

  1. 1
    • 1 : Squash / Stretch + Anticipation

    • 02 : Staging + Straight Ahead / Pose to pose

    • 03 : Follow-through, Overlap, Slow In and Slow Out

    • 04 : Arc, Spacing, and Secondary Action

    • 05 : Timing and Exaggeration

    • 06 : Solid Drawing and Appeal