by Caleb Goellner

5 Tips to Get Started Animating in TVPaint

Traditional animation's a discipline devoted to the illusion of movement, but for many, trying to dig into digital animation software out of the box can stop them in their tracks. Capilano University animation department founder and instructor Don Perro proves that the process doesn't have to be daunting, however, with five simple tips on getting started in an industry standard: TVPaint.

In this tutorial, Don covers setting up a Cintiq tablet for natural and intuitive animating, plus gives insights into how you can customize your TVPaint interface to get animating as quickly as you can say "digital art."

Get started using TVPaint with five pro tips, below:

To learn more about the Don Perro’s program check out Capilano University. You can learn more about TVPaint here.