How To Be A Freelance Animator?

March 15, 2018
How To Be A Freelance Animator

How To Be A Freelance Animator?

Animation is a growing field that has existed for  years, since the beginning of printing media. However, the field has branched out with revolutionary innovations and computer-aided design (CAD) techniques have led to the discovery of new techniques. This field promises great future.

Therefore, there are many reasons why one should consider becoming an Animator; there is the charm of a good pay, a luxurious and renowned lifestyle.

Skills Required

As an animator, you must:

  • Possess drawing skills (and sculpture skills to stop frame animation using clay)
  • Have good concentration
  • Organized
  • Be creative and artistic
  • Have excellent IT skills
  • Observe and understand body language and expressions
  • Be careful with the details
  • Be innovative and witty
  • Be a good communicator and negotiator
  • Be interested in art and design, cinema and television
  • Be able to work well as a team player and take the direction of senior animators, directors and clients


Job Duties

  • Create storyboards that represent the script and narrative
  • Understand the needs of the client and develop the animation based on their concepts
  • Design of models, backgrounds, characters, objects and environment
  • Draw in 2D to create  illustrations, sketches or artwork
  • Working in installments and meeting customer expectations
  • Using plaster, oil paints, clay, acrylics and watercolors
  • Use of  software packages such as 3d studio max, Lightwave, Flash, Maya, Cinema 4D and Softimage


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Conclusion: Here at Morph Academy Chandigarh we provide excellent courses in video editing for all the budding artists who wish to excel in the field of editing.

For more details:

SCO-58-59, 2nd floor, Sector-34A, Chandigarh 160022

Phone No.– 0172-5014004, 9216206006,9815489999