How To: Create Animated Characters Using the GoAnimate Character Creator!

Editor’s Note: Our friend The Daring Librarian wrote an awesome How-To post about using the Character Creator in GoAnimate. Before you read on, be sure to check out this intro video she made.   The below is slightly augmented from her original post.

GoAnimate.com: GoAnimate Basics
http://goanimate.com//api/animation/player?utm_source=embed

Like it? Create your own at GoAnimate.com. It’s free and fun!

Want to see all the graphics? Click on the Flickr gallery.

How do you get the character from the animation to the page?

When in full screen mode (for better quality) take screenshots! (Shift + Control + 3 in MAC) Then use Photoshop Elements or another photo editing site that allows you to use the magic eraser to erase the background. (To the left is) an example from the South Park Character site.

You may also be interested in the following link: Remove //Background// from //Photo// without Photoshop – A How to Guide.