How to Rig Flash Characters in 2D Character Animation


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Rigging Flash characters

Let's take a look how to set up another character and this time, we're going to set her up in Flash. I have this woman character here. Now, we're starting in Illustrator so I can show you the workflow from Illustrator to Flash. What I've done is I've set this character up very similarly to how I set up the bear in Photoshop, in that I have individual layers for all of the different parts. These layers are labeled so that I know what they are. Once I have these layers and I can just import those into Flash, and the layers will come right up and then I can start arranging things in Flash.

So let's go ahead and go over to Flash and we're just going to go ahead and create a new document and just do File > Import. I'm going to Import to Stage and then I'm just going to select this file called Woman and hit Open. Now all I need to do is make sure everything is checked. I make sure I have Convert layers to Flash layers checked and I make sure that I have Plac...

Rigging Flash characters
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Rigging Flash characters provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by George Maestri as part of the 2D Character Animation

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