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  • KEITH LANGO ANIMATION TUTORIALS

    Over 65 free tutorials on topics like posing, acting, body mechanics, animating to music, timing, walks, facial animation—from legendary animator Keith Lango. 

  • PIXAR IN A BOX

    Pixar in a Box is a behind-the-scenes look at how Pixar artists do their jobs. You will be able to animate bouncing balls, build a swarm of robots, and make virtual fireworks explode. The subjects you learn in school — math, science, computer science, and humanities — are used every day to create amazing movies at Pixar. This collaboration between Pixar Animation Studios and Khan Academy is sponsored by Disney.

  • LEARN TOON BOOM—THE LEADING INDUSTRY 2D PACKAGE

    If you want to improve your skills on Toon Boom software, you can take courses on Harmony and Storyboard Pro for free. Learn at your own pace, test your skills, and earn badges!

  • LEARN BLENDER

    Learn the fundamentals of Blender, Grease Pencil and Python from the official Blender tutorials.

  • LEARN MAYA—THE LEADING INDUSTRY CG PACKAGE

    Animation careers start with free Maya software training—no experience required. Beginners watch Maya training videos to prepare for class projects, intermediate learners use them to build 3D animation skills, and advanced students review them for a refresher—and to earn professional Maya certification. 

  • ANIMATOR’S RESOURCE KIT

    Animator’s Resource Kit was started as a place to make animation resources much more accessible and easier to find. It is a place built and contributed to by the animation community and allows ease of access to useful assets and resources such as links to forums, communities, competitions, rigs, tools and places to submit work.