Bringing everything together

Now that you can draw, create tweens and animations, you should know how to incorporate your work into movie clips and to create a more professional looking animation.

Dump Truck animation (courtesy of Joe Dockery, mountishighschool)

Here's the original truck file you will need.

Step 1 - creating the movie clip cycles

Nested animation

Animation which is placed inside a movie clip symbol (instead of the main timeline). Meaning that you can incorporate animated movie clips from your library into your main time line. The movie clip's timeline is independant of the frames on the main timeline.

Getting all of your work onto Blogger