Learning paths

Animation Fundamentals Training

If you’re new to our industry and looking to build a solid and broad foundation, then we recommend exploring our selection of animation foundation courses. They’ll give you the skills you need to find your place in the industry. 

You can also dip your toe in the waters of Motion Design with our free courses.

Courses

Learn Motion Design

Our courses are designed to skip over needless information and jump right to the good stuff. They’ll teach you the techniques and principles you need to thrive. These in-depth courses exist to help artists flourish in their careers. We encourage hands on learning in every course and portfolio building is at the heart of our mission.

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Michael Jones

FREE

Are you new to the field of motion design? Then this online course is designed for you. This will provide you with an overview of the disciplines you need to study to master motion design.

We’ll look at animation and design principles and how they relate to motion design. We’ll also get you up and running with project files and software demos.

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Michael Jones

FREE

This course is dedicated to getting motion designers up to speed on using Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator.

This course will cover drawing, digital painting, mixed media design, flat vector illustrations, and more.

Kenny Routt Irene Rofail

Kenny & Irene

FREE

The purpose of this course is to help you understand the process of Observational Drawing & Painting. This can help you improve dramatically with form, perspective, value, and color. Motion Designers who want to improve their Art Foundation should consider getting out their paintbrushes and following along.

Free Foundational Courses

If you’re totally new to Motion Design, then these online animation foundation courses are just for you. Each free course gives you a broad introduction to the relevant concepts, techniques and tools used in Motion Design. They’re a great starting point for any new artist.

Resources

Resources, Scene Files & Rigs

Dig into our collection of resources to help you create work or simply experiment and be inspired.

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MoGraph Mentor

$49

Handcrafted, drag-and-drop design assets across media types. This Studio Art Asset Pack is for any motion designer who loves that mixed-media style.

  • 700+ High-Quality Assets
  • Animated Loop
  • 11 Media Categories
  • Ready for After Effects, Photoshop, and C4D

Remington
Markham

FREE

Start practicing your 3D character animation skills with this free, premium blender character rigs.

Michael Jones Portrait

Michael Jones

FREE

Practice 3D character animation with these free, premium rigs made for Cinema 4D. These rigs will help you work your way from simple, to more complex. Bo, the ball, is rigged for advanced squash and stretch controls. Iggy, our bi-ped ball, is rigged for more advanced poses with tons of controls.

Remington
Markham

FREE

Bring your MoGraph Renders to the next level with our free MoGraph Texture Pack! It includes 33 free textures and 6 patterns to mix up your textures.

Blog

Blog & Tutorials

Explore our blog and tutorials to learn more motion design tips, tricks, and news.

Creative Ways To Strengthen Your Resume

Creative Ways To Strengthen Your Resume

Applying to that new animation or graphic design job is intimidating, whether you have 20 years of experience or are starting your career. Building a …

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Motion Designers Quickstart Guide To Adobe Animate

This is the Motion Graphics Designers quick start guide to Adobe Animate. Motion Graphics Artists usually focus on Abobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and After Effects, but …

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Is It Possible To Learn Motion Graphics Online?

Is It Possible To Learn Motion Graphics Online?

Many people may be interested in learning the processes of motion graphics but may feel discouraged to do so if they don’t already have a …

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Ways To Stay up To Date in Animation Design Trends

Ways To Stay up To Date in Animation Design Trends

Whether you’re a seasoned animator or a beginner looking to break into the animation landscape, it’s a good idea to stay up to date with …

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Motion Graphics Tools You Should Know

Motion Graphics Tools You Should Know

Every artist has a toolbox, whether it be physical, digital, or intellectual. If you’re talking about a motion graphics artist, their tools are the motion …

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Reasons To Add Motion Design To Your Skillset

Reasons To Add Motion Design To Your Skillset

Looking for a dynamic career where you can indulge your love for motion? Learn reasons to add motion design to your skill set and learn more.

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