Animation
 

Comics and Animations A-Z Weblinks Collection


Alice is a package of 3D animation software that can be downloaded for free. The site has a range of support material for using Alice in an educational environment.   Here are some videos produced with Alice:  Narnia       Dancing penguins

Animation Resource Centre -172 links to the best free animation resources for students on the net, sourced from over 74 different web sites and growing.

Animasher  - create your animation
Animated Man -A demonstration of the wonderful creativity IT can provide

Animation unit and examplesacknowledgement to the UVic Humanities Computing and Media Centre and Half-Baked Software

Animators -The animators is a selection of the most important animators and studios in the business, past and present.

BBC - Digger and the Gang - Your Space 5 - 7 years - Create your own picture--very basic animation

Bitstrips - comic creator

Blabberize.com allows you to animate pictures to make the people, animals or objects in them appear as if they are talking. It only takes three simple steps.

Bubblicious from Rex The Dog on Vimeo.

Canvastic - create simple animations on this free canvas

Cartoonster
An excellent site which takes learners through 6 tutorials on how to create animations on paper.

Clayanimator - the art/science of creating, editing claymotion animation projects.

Cnet collects free online animation software. Most are demo versions available for a limited time:

Comicbrush allows you to create and share a comic using any combination of your own drawings, photos and ready-to-use artwork.

Comic Creator - Interactive Comic Strip Creator – ReadWriteThink

Comic Sketch - online comic maker

Create you own animation
Using characters from Digger and the Gang this site takes you through the process of creating your own animation. Its very simple to use with easy to understand instructions. Learners of all ages will be able to create animations in no time.

Custom Sign Generator an image creator that allows you to create free avatars, comics.

Doink.com is a website that allows you to create and share animations.

Domo a school friendly Go!Animate in which all inappropriate content is filtered out. Domo allows you to create animations that can be embedded onto blogs, wikis, etc.

Doodlewall- online or private doodlewall

Fluxtime more animation fun.

Goanimate is an online animation site. All of the processing happens in-browser, with no download needed. Set backgrounds, props and characters and then choose their actions from menus. Free cartoons are limited to two minutes in length, and there is a premium service available as well.  Here is a Demo

Kerpoof allows children to draw, tell stories and create cartoons and animations. Very popular now part of the Disney family of companies.

Make Beliefs Comix allows you to create comic strips online.
Myebook - get your graphic comic, novelette or magazine published online for free.

Pikikids - comic creator

Pikistrips - Turn your photos into a comic strip online and free, and lots of fun.

PicTaps - draw a cartoon character and animate them instantly

Pivot animation program.

Pixton is an online comic creator with an education section, allowing the creation of safe sharing environments.

Professor Garfield - Comics_lab - write assemble and print your own comics.

SmashMash.tv  animate pictures and photographs, like Blabberize

Stripgenerator is a simple, yet effective and intuitive cartoon strip generator.

Toondoo is a web application that allows you to create your own comic characters and comic strips.