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Rigging and Animating Cartoon Eyes with Shape Keys in Blender 2.9


Jennifer Abbott writes:

In this Blender tutorial for intermediate users you will learn how to rig and animate cartoon eyes using shape keys.


0:00 Introduction
0:41 Modeling the eye
3:04 Modeling the eyelids
6:34 Shape keys (right eyelids)
8:19 Shape keys (left eyelids)
9:47 Shape keys (right eye)
12:23 Shape keys (left eye)
13:35 Blink animation
18:17 Rendering PNG image
19:18 Rendering a video with the Video Sequencer

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Jennifer Abbott

I am a creative who helps others bring their creative ideas to life through design, art, and education. |---A bit about me---| I am a CG artist and animator specializing in graphics, props, and animations for art and design projects and games. I have had both formal university studies in art and design as well as informal self-paced studies through various self-learning programs. I became a creative in order to not only pursue my passions but also to assist others in expressing themselves or their business/organization in a creative manner. I believe in creating great design that fits the context and needs of the client. I am also committed to providing educational instruction and resources to educators, parents, and students of all ages.


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