Animation: Animating a Box of Love

Animation: Animating a Box of Love

Let that special person you know just how much you love her with this fantastic animation that we're going to learn how to do from scratch. It'll make for a very special gift (chocolates not included).

About this Course

In this course, we will learn how to create a lovely animated sticker to send to your loved ones. We will go straight from the basics and learn the process step by step from creating the design in After Effects itself, to animating the object in 3D space. This course will help you learn how to use 3D layers and also to understand the basics of the powerful Particle system in After Effects.

What project are we going to develop?

We will create a Heart popping up and then a gift box forming in 3D space and enclosing it. Then the box will burst open with many hearts and one of them will have ‘I Love You’ written on it. The animation will be in loop to be exported to a Mov or Gif file.

Who’s this course for? Requirements

This course is for beginners who want to take a step further in the world of animation and motion graphics as well as professionals wanting to brush up their basics. 

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Course Details

Beginner level 1h 53m 8 lessons 130 users 1 attachment


After Effects After Effects


Nilabh V Umredkar
Nilabh V Umredkar
Nilabh V Umredkar Teacher

Nilabh is a Creative Artist, Animator, and Filmmaker currently working as a Creative Director at HQ Studios Pvt Ltd, India. He loves creating visuals which are soulful, entertaining and at heart, looks good. He is constantly exploring the art of storytelling through various mediums and in the process, has apprehended a considerable understanding of the art. He enjoys writing and playing Guitar

To learn more, visit https://www.nilabhvu.com

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