2D Animation Tutorial - How to animate Hair Blowing. Free Traditional Animation Masterclass with AMB
Animating Hair or feathers or grass or cloth or anything that will utilise the animation principle of follow through, drag and overlap is best approached when you have a clear understanding of the wave principle.The video tutorial demonstrates how to animate hair using the wave principle by establishing the animation concept of reverse curve. This occurs when a curved line is traveling in one direction and then changes direction and travels in the opposite direction. It can happen quickly with few inbetweens or slowly with many depending on your desired results.
Once you understand this simple concept and animate hair blowing using it as seen in the video, you will find the task a great deal easier to accomplish.