The First Lettering Animation Technique Every Beginner Should Learn

This step-by-step guide is a breeze, even if you're new to After Effects.

 
 
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Animating lettering is SO FUN! And this is absolutely the first lettering animation technique you should learn when you're new to After Effects. 

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If you love

✍️ LETTERING

&

🎞 ANIMATION

this is the place for you.

 

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Hand lettering is already such an expressive form of art and communication, so giving it an extra infusion of life with animation is so powerful.

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For the last few years, I've been specializing in lettering animation and teaching others how to do the same. You can see some examples below.

Animated Alphabet

This is a portion of my Animated Alphabet series.

Make

This was designed by the talented Matt Vergotis and animated by myself.

It's a nice reminder of the importance to just make something. Making in and of itself is a beautiful act.

 
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You've dreamed of animating your work

... so why not take a simple step towards making it happen.

I want to empower you to create meaningful and rad things. I just happen to be doing lettering animation.

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