How to Turn Illustrator Designs into Motion Masterpieces

add motion to illustrator designs tutorial

In this tutorial, freelance artist Emonee LaRussa is going to show you how to take vector artwork created in Illustrator and add a little motion!  For easy one click import of shape layers, she uses Battle Axe Overlord.  You can follow along using the free project files and assets.

“Have you ever wanted to take your awesome Illustrator designs and add a little motion? While the app is amazing for vector-based artwork, and Adobe software works well together, there are a few key steps to bring your files into After Effects. ”

Download the Free Project Files and assets here: https://www.schoolofmotion.com/blog/how-to-turn-illustrator-designs-into-motion-masterpieces


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Posted by Kim Sternisha