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Resources for Animation

Below are resources that I have gathered over the years. These are just resources based on what has helped me grow as an artist, and I hope you can find some tools on here that can help you as well! - J. Zona

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Clip Studio Paint EX

  • Tutorials coming soon

Animation News

Links to sites with various animation news

Animation World Network

ASIFA (International Animated Film Association)

Motionographer

National Film Board of Canada

Cartoon Brew

Disney Research Papers

Life Drawing

Keep that pencil moving, for in the act of drawing, you weave a tapestry that not only captures the beauty of form but also serves as a lifeline connecting you to your artistic core, ensuring that no matter the circumstances, your creativity remains undiminished.

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Library of free timed poses for clothed and unclothed models.

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Library of timed poses. Offers some free poses but is a paid subscription for the full library. Scott Eaton also offers online figure drawing classes.

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Library of free timed poses for human and animal models.

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Library of free timed models.

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Library of sequenced actions for humans and animals!

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Youtube channel of timed models.

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Library of free timed models

Storyboards

Visual Development

Animation

Computer Programming

Software

FREE

PAID

  • Rough Animator

  • Procreate Dreams

    • (ios only)

  • Clip Studio Paint EX

    • (Mac/PC, one-time purchase or subscription)

    • NOTE:

      • EX has the animation tools in addition to everything from PRO

      • PRO is for comics and illustration and minimal animation tools

  • Moho

    • (Mac/PC, one-time purchase)

  • TV Paint

    • (Mac/PC, one-time purchase)

  • Adobe Animate

    • (previously called "Flash")

    • (Mac/PC, monthly subscription)

  • Astropad (turn your ipad into a drawing tablet)

Code

Harmony: Scripts

Dancing Bubbles

Adobe Animate

  • Tutorials coming soon

Metal Surface

Clip Studio Paint EX

  • Tutorials coming soon

Paper Art

Moho

  • Tutorials coming soon

Special Effects

Post Production

Games

Gaming Equipment

Software

Video Game Computer

Tutorials

Esoteric Spine

Suggestion Box

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