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This is my own creation, any similarities to other
tutorials is purely coincidental and unintentional.
Please read my
steps below before you continue. You will find that everyone has
their own technique for animation. And I'm sure within these lessons
you will see those different ways of doing it. Its just important
for you to understand the process.
The first thing I
do is the part that I want to move I use my selection tool you can
use point to point or freehand its up to you. Select the area and
then go to edit copy.
Then I go to
blank spot in my PSP and right click and paste as a new image.
While I have it
selected I go back and click delete on my keyboard.
Now that you
understand the process lets give it a try.
Now that you know
the way I do it I have supplied my psp image with the layers named
in your supplies. Open up those doll move in PSP and lets get
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Drag the Arrow to mark your progress
1. Click on the
foot layer to activate it, duplicate it 2 x's and rename the
duplicated layers foot2 and foot 3
2. Close off the
original foot layer and foot3 layer and make foot2 layer activated.
3. Click on your
raster deform tool, make sure the presets say scale. Using the
nodule tilt the foot down slightly by pulling the nodule down.
4. Now close foot2 and
open up foot3 and activate it.
5. Using your raster
deform tool again angle your foot by pulling the nodule up slightly.
6. Don't pull up to
far because you do not want to separate the foot from the original
image. If you do you can use your move tool to move it over but be
aware if you do to much your animation will look choppy and will not
Open up your AS.
7. Close foot3 and
open up foot.
8. Right click and
9. Go to animation and
paste as a new animation.
10. Go back to PSP and
close foot layer and open up foot2. Right click and copy merged.
11. Go back to AS and
on your image right click and paste after the current frame you
should now have 2 frames.
12. Go back to PSP and
close foot2 layer and open up foot3.
13. In AS click on F:2
to activate it, right click and paste after the current frame.
14. File/save as/name
Now using the
lesson above try moving the hand. By now I'm hoping that you
understand that's it layers that are slightly different that make
1. Turn in the
foot moving for credit.
2. Open up girl still
and using what I have explained Move her hand so she is waving. Turn
her in for credit.
3. Find 2 other tubes
from your supplies and make something move. Could be a tail wagging,
or hands waving that is up to you.
Send in your lesson like so:
Intermediate Bumble Bee Lesson 15 (name) for credit. Send them to: