How to Animate a Four Legged Run Cycle (NEW Update!)



Watch as Aaron Blaise explains his approach to animating a 4 legged run! UPDATE for 2019!
Now includes TVPaint source files & more.

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In this newly updated tutorial watch and learn as former supervising Disney animator/director Aaron Blaise takes you through the mechanics and some of the shortcuts to animating four legged run. Animal animation has always been a specialty in Aaron’s 24 year animating career.

Having been the supervising animator on such characters as Rajah the tiger from Disney’s “Aladdin” and Nala from Disney’s “The Lion King”. He was also co-director of “Brother Bear”.

Subtitles & Closed Captions Currently Available for this Course:

  • English CC
  • Spanish

About Aaron Blaise:

Aaron has nearly 30 years of professional art experience. He was hired by Walt Disney Feature Animation in 1989 and spent 21+ years helping create films such as: "The Lion King", "Pocahontas", "Mulan" and more. During his time at Disney, Aaron designed and animated numerous animal and human characters. In 2003 he was nominated for an Academy Award for co-directing the film "Brother Bear" You can follow Aaron and see more of his art on Instagram. You can also see videos of his work on YouTube or follow him on Facebook.
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1 review for How to Animate a Four Legged Run Cycle (NEW Update!)

  1. Erica Bey (verified owner)

    Excellent tutorial but I would recommend the locomotion bundle if you can afford it.

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