A professional-grade program like Adobe Flash allows users to make completely original animated cartoons but requires a fair amount of skill and time to learn the program. Meanwhile, websites such as GoAnimate allow user... More »

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To create an animated cartoon, use modern computer software to create either two-dimensional or three-dimensional cartoons, either creating individual frames or rendering a 3D animation. You can also use traditional hand... More »

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To make a short animated cartoon, first plan the animation by sketching a story board with the main scenes or moments in the short. Sketch the characters in the short in full figure, profile and three-quarter profile to ... More »

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To show expressive movement when drawing movement lines in cartoons or comics, adjust the lines' intensity, volume and length according to the scale of the movement in question. Speed lines, as they're called in comics, ... More »

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To create an animated cartoon, use modern computer software to create either two-dimensional or three-dimensional cartoons, either creating individual frames or rendering a 3D animation. You can also use traditional hand... More »

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To create a stick figure animation on a computer, download specific programs that help with this process. One of the free programs for Windows as of 2016 is called Pivot. After downloading this program, you can follow sp... More »

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Many online avatar generators can help you design your own cartoon character. Depending on the style of cartoon you prefer, you can design characters for free at South Park Studios, Androidify.com and other sites ,such a... More »

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