173.09 MB | Software used: Adobe Illustrator , After Effects
Breathe life into your animated characters by giving them a voice! In this animation class, you will build on your simple animation knowledge and put words and dialogue into your characters’ mouths. I’ll walk you through a simple process in which you’ll learn to rig a simple talking character for animation.
I’ll briefly cover simple character illustration before creating the various mouth shapes characters will need. Then, once we import the character into After Effects, I’ll teach you a simple way to have them lip sync to dialogue in a quick and effective way.
Here is the character we will animate:
What You’ll Learn
Design a Character in Illustrator. We’ll begin by designing your character’s head in Illustrator.
Create Lip Sync Mouth Positions. You’ll create the 14 key shapes your character will need to speak.
Rigging in After Effects. I will give you a quick and simple way to set up the rigging for your character’s mouth ready for animation.
Lip Sync to Dialogue. You’ll learn how to quickly get your character speaking using a short clip of audio dialogue.
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