Archive for the 'Animation' Category

Voiceover Actors Inspire Animators

By Stephanie Adrianne Ciccarelli When an animator has a palette of unique vocal characteristics and versatile, artistic talent to work with, the opportunity presents itself to animate the character guided by what they hear in the voice of an actor. Whether it’s outright physical similarities or intentionally incorporated mannerisms, Hollywood has made an extra effort […]

How to Draw Great Cartoons Step by Step

By Trevor Johnson Learning to draw cartoons is not nearly as hard as you might be thinking it is. There are, in fact, many, many ways you can learn how to draw cartoons step by step. We are going to talk about some of the most popular options in the following article. By taking a […]

Getting Started in Animation How My 10 Year Old Started Animating

By James Orr My 10 year old son is an amazing artist and over the last couple years at school has taken to using sticky-note pads to make flip book animations. These animations were so popular that his teachers and other students were buying them from him at school and he was actually making money […]

Why Anime is Just As Good

By Ryan C Murphy Lots of people consider anime to be the realm of geeks. After all, it’s just cartoons right? I say that’s ignorance. Much like early Disney, anime; and the western animated films and shows based on it, are not afraid to tackle real issues. Sometimes this involves wacky metaphors, sometimes it’s just […]