• Ronni, Designing Fairy

Design Lessons at Home #3: Play with animation

Updated: Apr 1

I was so proud of myself when I finally made this bird (below) walk and move. Now I will share my little secret how.

How can you make your drawing of a bird move?


FOR MORE ADVANCED STUDENTS: If you know and use Adobe Photoshop make an animation or

BEGINNER STUDENTS: Make a flipbook


I started with a bird I wanted to draw. Then I dragged out my light box and changed the legs and eyes a little at a time by tracing them. This will make a Flip book effect.



Here's the digital directions.


How it go? Was it hard to do or fun? Did you make your own bird walk and move?



Until next time,

Designing Fairy