TVPaint Animation course is launching on April 25

Morr Meroz Hardware / Software

As we’re finalizing the lessons for our brand new course TVPaint Animation, I wanted to officially announce its release date. The course will come out on April 25. This is a big one. This course is packed with so much information, covering all the amazing traditional animation tools TVPaint has to offer. It goes in depth, showing how to animate an entire scene …

Toon Boom Harmony vs Flash (Adobe Animate): Which One Should You Use?

Morr Meroz Hardware / Software

If you’re one of the many people looking to get into 2D animation, or are considering updating your workflow, you might be wondering: What’s the best software to use? The most common debate in the 2D realm is Toon Boom vs. Flash. In this article we’ll look at two of the biggest contenders. Toon Boom Harmony and Adobe Animate CC (the modern incarnation of …

2 Free Lessons from Our Animation Foundations Course

Morr Meroz Hardware / Software

If you are interested in learning the basics of animation, but not sure if our Animation Foundations course is for you, check out these 2 free lessons from the course. Squash and Stretch In this lessons we cover one of the most basic principles from The 12 Principles of Animation, learning the concept of squashing and stretching, including different examples of how …

Our Production Equipment

Morr Meroz Hardware / Software

As you might have seen, we have started producing 3 new weekly shows on the Bloop Animation YouTube channel. In order to produce those shows with the level of quality we wanted, we needed to get some new equipment. I know a lot of people often ask about tools and gear, so I thought I’d save you the wondering. One of the most popular …

2 Free Lessons from Our Maya Animation Course

Morr Meroz Hardware / Software

If you are interested in learning character animation with the industry-standard 3D program, but not sure if our Maya Animation course is for you, check out these 2 free lessons from the course. Animating on a Path in Maya In this lesson we show how to animate objects along a path to create a controlled route for your animation. The Maya Grease Pencil In …

2 Free Lessons from Our Toon Boom Animation Course

Morr Meroz Hardware / Software

If you are interested in learning character animation with one of the most advanced 2D animation programs out there, but not sure if our Toon Boom Animation course is for you, check out these 2 free lessons from the course. Planning Your Animation with X-Sheet In this lesson we’ll plan out our shot using the X-sheet, similarly to how traditional animators used to …