Hippo Character Animation Sneak Peek

This is just a rough loop that I wanted to share. It’s part of a much longer sequence that will be released soon. There is another little snippet on my Instagram account HERE

Here's a tiny sample of what I'm currently working on. Happy Sunday! #dancinghippo #hippopotamus #hippos #animation

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Here are a handful of drawings pulled from my latest animation. #hippos #hippopotamus #animation

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About Aaron Blaise

For 21 years Aaron worked with Disney helping to create some of the greatest animated films ever made. During that time he worked as an animator or supervising animator on "The Rescuers Down Under", "Beauty and the Beast", "Aladdin", "The Lion King", "Pocahontas", "Mulan" and more. In 2003 he was co-director of "Brother Bear" for which he earned an Oscar nomination for Best Animated Feature Film. After "Brother Bear" he helped to develop several projects but ultimately left Disney to pursue an opportunity back home in Florida. Aaron recently served as 2D Animation Supervisor and Character Designer for the "The Bear and the Hare" an advertisement loved by millions around the world. He is currently also working on a new animated short film, once again involving bears called "Snow Bear".

1 thought on “Hippo Character Animation Sneak Peek

  1. Nice.

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