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How to create character animations

Posted on 9/25/17 by Adobe Education Last updated on 1/19/18
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Video & Audio
Age Levels
15-16, 17-18, Post-Secondary
Lesson Plan
Character Animator
Products Used
  • After Effects
  • Media Encoder
  • Character Animator


Adobe Character Animator CC (Beta) is a character animation application that allows you to bring expressive characters to life using your own artwork. In this activity, students are introduced to the Character Animator workspaces and learn how to create a character, animate and refine a character, and how to export a project.

Additional Information

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  • 1-2 Hours
  • 1+ Day
  • 1+ Week
  • 1+ Month
  • Semester
  • Year
  • Adobe Character Animator CC (Beta)
  • Adobe After Effects CC
  • Adobe Photoshop CC
  • Adobe Illustrator CC
  • Adobe Media Encorder CC
  • 5/5 | 2 Ratings
All Comments (2)

William Oesch

Posted on 12/27/17 - Permalink

​These are great resources., Thank you. My students are gearing up to move into Character Animator and this will be a great starting point.

Adobe Education

Posted on 12/29/17 - Permalink

Great to hear William! Please share how it went with your students and how/if we can improve these resources!

​The AEE Team

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