Visual development in Animation. Introduction

Adobe Photoshop
Start date:
At any time
45 minutes
Become a junior character design in 3 months!

Learn how to create your first character design for animation!

Welcome video from the mentor

Who is this course for?

This free course is a perfect start for aspiring artists who have been dreaming of creating visual pieces that convey ideas and the emotional connection to the story’s theme of an animated feature

About the course

This introductory course will show you the detailed process of designing a stylized cartoon character for further animation. Besides, in an additional lecture, you will explore the pipeline of what it’s like to be a designer in the animation industry.

After the course

Grab your access to the workshop now and share your work with the hashtag #animationclubschool_visdev  on social media! If you find a true interest in designing characters, props, and the environment, you are welcome to join our main course Visual development for Animation. Course 1 — Basics, where you will master your skills under the guidance of a professional.


Lesson 1

Ape Warrior. Exploring the process of creating a Character Design for 2D Animation

Lesson 2

What's like to be a Designer in the Animation Industry

Learn from anywhere

Distance learning and online workshops allow you to study wherever you are.

Convenient schedule

It is possible to combine animation classes with other activities.

Personalised approach

The mentor gives individual feedback on each student's work.

Group communication

Group chats with classmates and the mentor.

Online workshops

Ask your mentor online.

Recorded video lectures

Recorded lectures are available to students to view at any time.

Studios and companies

where our students work