The Worst Thing About Being a Freelancer

Life as a freelancer (of any kind) can be tough. It’s based around the idea of waiting for someone to choose you. Pick you. Almost all artists experience that reality. Think of actors. Their whole world is based around waiting for someone to pick them. Yes, you can go to more and more auditions, but it essentially boils down to hoping …

Big Surprise…

Next week we are releasing a brand new course I’ve been working on in secret for quite a while, and today I wanted to tell you all about it. There are also 2 cool surprises. Keep reading. I’ve been making behind the scene videos and tutorials about making my films for a while, and now that my third short film is done I …

Flash Animation is now Animate CC Animation – Course update

We have finally updated our Flash Animation course to reflect the name change Adobe implemented a while back. The course is now titled Animate CC Animation. Here are the update details: Changes The course itself hasn’t changed much. It didn’t really need much updating, as the program itself barely changed, but there were a few parts that needed updating. We …

Making an Animated Film by Yourself – Can You Do It?

Many people consider filmmaking a collaborative sport, and in most cases it certainly is. Making live action movies is virtually impossible to do all by yourself. You can’t act, shoot and direct at the same time. Not well, anyways. Animation filmmaking is different. It is technically possible for one person to make an animated short all by themselves. Students do …