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Introduction to 2D Rigging in Harmony (2DRIG_101)

This introductory course to Rigging in Toon Boom Harmony Premium is an excellent starting point for anyone interested in learning how to rig 2D characters and props for animation. The course is self-paced and uses the free 21-day trial offered by Toon Boom. The curriculum covers the fundamentals of rigging, including the breaking down and assessment of characters and props.

Why take this course?

The course is designed for beginners and doesn't require any prior experience in animation or design. Alex is an experienced professional in the industry and AALI Tutors are always available to assist learners with any questions or concerns. By the end of the course, learners will be equipped with the skills to create a simple rig of a character ready for animation in Toon Boom Harmony Premium.

By the end of this course, you’ll be able to:

• Use rigging tools and shortcuts
• Analyze character and prop designs
• Rig a simple character
• Build simple props

4 Hrs | VIDEO TUTORIALS | 5 Assignments | 1 Quiz
  • Introduction to 2D Rigging sample
  • Computer System Requirements sample
  • Harmony Software sample
  • Character & Prop Design Analysis
  • Character and Prop Design Analysis sample
  • Character & Prop Design Analysis sample
  • Assignment 1 - Character Breakdown
  • Importing Images.pdf
  • Rigging Tools & Elements
  • Rigging Tools and Elements
  • Rigging Tools & Shortcuts
  • Rigging Shortcuts and Tools.pdf
  • Pop Quiz
  • Basic Character Rigging
  • Basic Character Rigging
  • Basic Character Rigging Part 1
  • Basic Character Rigging Part 2
  • Assignment 2 - Basic Character Build
  • Integrated Rigging
  • Integrated Rigs
  • Integrated Rigging (Demo)
  • Assignment 3 - Integrated Rig
  • Building Props
  • Building Props
  • Building Props
  • Assignment 4 - Prop Building
  • 2D Rig Finessing and Testing
  • 2D Rig Finessing and Testing
  • 2D Rig Finessing & Testing
  • How To_Rigging Libraries and TPLs
  • Assignment 5 - Final Assignment
  • Conclusion
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed