Simons

Versatile animal character with several key triggered eye and hand expressions. Featured in the tutorial for Key Triggers and Cycle Layers.

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Wilk

Green monster with head turns and a fire-breathing animation. A good Adobe Illustrator example (but a PSD sample is included as well). Featured in Making Your First Character.

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Red Monster Live

Used in the Red Monster Live broadcast, this complex puppet has automatic camera changes, overlay graphics, and several animations.

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Evans

Insanely complicated robot with walk cycle, secondary head, weapon hands, blend modes and more. Featured in Tips & Tricks - June 2017.

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Cassandra

A good example of hair physics - Cassandra has multiple strands of independent dangle hair and a separate background hair group. Featured in Tips & Tricks - September 2016.

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Ramirez

Short blue monster with head turns and tie dangle. Featured in Jetpack Early Adopter.

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Shmarflop

A hand-drawn sketch cut up in Photoshop and made into a puppet. Draggable with 3 eyes and dangling tenctacles. Featured in Character Animator Live - Episode 2.

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Fury

Friendly red monster with triggerable fire hands. Featured in Making Your First Cartoon.

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Acquavella

A bouncy, googly-eyed alien with head turns and a 4-leg walk cycle. Featured in Tips & Tricks - June 2017.

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Dude

A simple face with eye/nose parallax, eyelids, and key triggers. Featured on Character Animator Live - Episode 3.

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Pickupbot

An object interaction example - tap B to "pick up" the box. Featured in Tips & Tricks - Feburary 2017.

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Scribbles

Sketched head that continually cycles through three different lines to give it a kinetic look. Featured in Tips & Tricks - January 2017.

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Aurora

Snowgirl with separate dangle behaviors for her scarf and hat.

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Seth

Head turning example character. Featured in Sticks & Dragging.

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Crimson

Superhero made for San Diego Comic-Con 2017. Dangling hair and cape as well as fire powers with lighting effects.

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Blank Template

Blank Photoshop and Illustrator files to help you get started making your own puppets - just fill in the layers! Featured in Building Your Own Animated Face.

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Mouth Template

Mouth templates for simple lip sync setup in Photoshop and Illustrator. Includes a PDF about making custom mouths. Featured in Building Your Own Animated Face.

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