Motion Graphics: Create and Animate Flat Icons

Learn how to create amazing animated icons!

About this course

We'll begin this course by creating a flat icon in Adobe Illustrator. We'll learn a few things, but we'll focus mainly on tips and techniques for After Effects. With this course, you'll learn the skills to create various projects of logo animation combining both programs. Learning the whole process of this animation will give you a better understanding of Motion Graphics.

What project are we going to develop?

On this course, you'll learn how to design a flat icon on Illustrator and save it so you can export it to After Effects. then, we'll animate it piece by piece and finally, we'll add a dynamic transition where a logo will appear. So to sum up, you'll end up with a flat logo animation.

Who's this course for?

This course is aimed at people who have a few basic notions of Illustrator and After Effects. In any case, I've tried to include as much detail as possible so that both the beginner and the expert can learn something new that they can apply to their own projects.

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Course Details

Beginner level 1h 22m 7 lessons 110 users 1 attachment


After Effects After Effects Adobe Illustrator Adobe Illustrator


Ricardo Miguel Reyes Montoya
Ricardo Miguel Reyes Montoya
Ricardo Miguel Reyes Montoya Teacher

Miguel Reyes is a motion graphics designer that has worked with many companies making promotional videos, logos, intros among other projects. He has a BFA in Graphic Design and he's worked as a Freelancer since he graduated. He started making tutorials from 15 years of age, what started as a hobby, is now his full-time job.