Animation Lessons in Austin. Amazing Teachers.

Flexible & affordable animation lessons. In person or online.

“Today is my opportunity to practice animation.”

Popular Animation Teachers in Austin, TX

Or other areas around you:

David S.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $18
  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
  • B.S. in Digital Media Arts - Animation from Huntington University
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile

David S.

11 Reviews
Book Now
Private Animation Teacher

I can teach a broad range of disciplines including handdrawn 2D, digital 2D, 3D, stopmotion, and others. If you're merely interested in the design aspects, that's fine, too. I have a comprehensive knowledge of 3D techniques and digital art workflows, and I can tailor the course to meet those needs, as well.

About David

My name is David S, and I am a CompTIA- and Google-certified IT pro majoring in Information Technology at Moraine Park Technical College. I am currently working in a Technical Support role at Pitney Bowes and have been running my own computer repair business since 2017. My experience includes every

Recent Reviews
Asad
John Leseberg
Very Knowledgeable, Helped me with Blender,was a positive experience...
Kurt L.
David really made sure I got the proper instruction and support to achieve my goals. I recommend using him any time you have a need for dedicated help that is all good with no negitive nonsense!

Ruth H.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Awarded Emmy Award for the First Season of The Simpsons from The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile

Ruth H.

7 Reviews
Book Now
Private Animation Teacher

Learn to make your drawings come alive! Whatever you decide, whether to begin with basic exercises in movement, or to plot out your own story from scratch to final video output, I can guide you through all the steps needed to produce animation. Making cartoons is never easy, but if you have persistence of vision and don't mind hard work, this is for YOU!

About Ruth

As an Emmy award winning animation artist with 27 years in the animation industry, I founded the non profit, EDU DESIGNS, to bring the arts back into schools. Check out my blog there for more information. I created the first Art Textbook to reference Math Standards to help teachers without an ar

Recent Reviews
MATT
Wonderful experience!
Jasmine
Ruth brings her years of professional training & experience along with a humble, cheerful, teacherly personality. She is a jewel and I count myself very lucky to have found such a genuine & gifted artist.
Renata
Ruth is an absolute delight! She is not only talented but also kind which makes her a wonderful teacher. I would highly recommend her without any reservations!
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.
Profile-student-favorite Student Favorite
This teacher is rated in the top 15% of teachers in the specialty subject. This badge demonstrates subject mastery on a nationwide scale.

Emily S.

69 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $120
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Dozzi Scholarship from Carnegie Mellon University
  • Teaching since 2014
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.
Student Favorite
This teacher is rated in the top 15% of teachers in the specialty subject. This badge demonstrates subject mastery on a nationwide scale.

Emily S.

69 Reviews
Book Now
Private Animation Teacher

I've created many animations in the context of video games as a professional artist. I primarily use Krita and Adobe Animate. I specialize in character animations, mostly humans and animals, but also help students with larger projects such as short films. I've helped students with storyboards, keyframing, background paintings and tips on video editing.

Students may use any animation program they'd like, as long as they have drawing and timeline features. If students are absolute beginners, I recommend downloading Krita or Pencil2D. Krita is great for illustration and animation, Pencil2D is very basic and ideal for absolute beginners. Both Krita and Pencil2D are free.

My goal is to focus on the study of motion and help the student implement their own skills in drawing and observation.
I can also help the student build a portfolio in preparation for college or applying for companies (games, animation studios).

I've graduated with a Bachelor's in Fine Arts from Carnegie ...

About Emily

I've been working professionally as an artist since 2009, making graphics and illustrations for clients and having worked for Disney Research for just over a year. I graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a Bachelor's in Fine Arts in 2012. I'm currently a freelance artist, but I also love

Recent Reviews
Nate
Very grateful. Very understanding
Nate
Still very excellent.
Allie
Emily continues to be a great tutor for my daughter. She has incredible patience - especially since my daughter loves to chat - and has helped foster a strong passion for digital drawing in my daughter. Emily's skill with the tools makes it easy for my daughter to learn and experiment more on her own as well.

Meet Online Animation Teachers Serving Austin, TX

Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Eric C.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2013
  • 3D Animation Certificate from Boston University Center for Digital Imaging Arts
  • Teaches students 5 and up
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Eric C.

3 Reviews
Book Now
Online Animation Teacher

Want to learn how to create stunning 2D and 3D animations, digital designs, visual effects, or other forms of computer graphics? Whether you're an absolute beginner or seasoned professional, I've got the experience and diverse skillset to help you succeed.

I am a 2D/3D animator & designer who has been creating computer graphics professionally for over a decade, and work full time as a Lead Animator. My regular work includes animation and motion graphics, 3D modeling and rendering, compositing, visual effects, graphic design, and film/audio editing.

My work can be seen in museums across North America including the National World War II Museum, the San Juan National Historic Site in Puerto Rico, the Strong Museum of Play in Rochester, and the Canadian History Hall in Quebec. I have also created animation for documentaries such as the Emmy-nominated "Birth of a Movement" and "Give Me the Banjo," narrated by Steve Martin.

I am passionate about teaching and love helping folks with

About Eric

Greetings! I am a 2D and 3D Lead Animator & Designer who has been creating computer graphics professionally at a Boston production company for nearly a decade. My regular work includes animation and motion graphics, 3D modeling and rendering, compositing, visual effects, graphic design, and film/au

Recent Reviews
Scott P.
Eric has experience with map animation that gives him insight into how to help me with my particular project and the specific help with animation that I need.
Rachael O.
My son is dyslexic and Eric is so patient with him. He's learning things I never thought would be possible and enjoying everything about his time with Eric! As a parent, working with Eric is very easy. He cares about his students and really wants them to enjoy their time with him. Anyone would be lucky to have him as a teacher/ tutor!
JeM
Eric was helpful. I had a quick intro in to what I needed to know for my project and what tools would be most useful.

It would have been ideal, if I had known ahead of time that he was not well-versed on all features of Adobe Creative Cloud, but at least I know what is possible with his expertise.

Otherwise Eric conveyed a professional competence and was easy to talk to.

David S.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $18
  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile

David S.

12 Reviews
Book Now
Online Animation Teacher

I can teach a broad range of disciplines including handdrawn 2D, digital 2D, 3D, stopmotion, and others. If you're merely interested in the design aspects, that's fine, too. I have a comprehensive knowledge of 3D techniques and digital art workflows, and I can tailor the course to meet those needs, as well.

About David

My name is David S, and I am a CompTIA- and Google-certified IT pro majoring in Information Technology at Moraine Park Technical College. I am currently working in a Technical Support role at Pitney Bowes and have been running my own computer repair business since 2017. My experience includes every

Recent Reviews
Asad
John Leseberg
Very Knowledgeable, Helped me with Blender,was a positive experience...
Kurt L.
David really made sure I got the proper instruction and support to achieve my goals. I recommend using him any time you have a need for dedicated help that is all good with no negitive nonsense!
Profile-student-favorite Student Favorite
This teacher is rated in the top 15% of teachers in the specialty subject. This badge demonstrates subject mastery on a nationwide scale.

Katherine V.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Advertising and Graphic Design from Art Center College of Design
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Student Favorite
This teacher is rated in the top 15% of teachers in the specialty subject. This badge demonstrates subject mastery on a nationwide scale.

Katherine V.

12 Reviews
Book Now
Online Animation Teacher

You'll learn about Adobe Animate CC tools and how to animate. Animate CC works well with other programs too. For these lessons we'll also use Adobe Illustrator to get the best results. The projects will be animation for presentations and for web banners. Their will only be a small amount of coding.
Animation may additionally be done in Adobe After Effects which is also great for video. You may request a specific topic.

About Katherine

I look forward to tutoring you. I teach Graphic Design, Adobe Creative Suite, Drawing, PowerPoint and more. I graduated from the Art Center College of Design, in Pasadena, CA. and later took some additional classes at UCLA. I taught graphic design and illustration at Woodbury University. I've w

Recent Reviews
Alden
great to work with.
Tracy
Helena
I had a great time with Katherine learning different drawing techniques. She was very knowledgeable and was able to adapt each lesson to what I needed to know that week. I really enjoyed our lessons last semester. :)

A Better Way to Learn

Expert Teachers

Top rated instructors guide you in every step of your journey

Personalized Lessons

Your style, your pace. Customized lessons designed for you

100% Guaranteed

Try a lesson. If you're not satisfied we'll refund your unused balance

Connect Locally or Online

Local Lessons

No matter where you live, chances are we can introduce you to an amazing animation teacher in your neighborhood. You can take lessons in the privacy of your own home or at your teacher's location.

Online Lessons

Is your dream animation teacher on the other side of the country? No problem. Now, you can meet your teacher online on your smartphone or using a webcam on your computer. The world is your classroom!

Average Cost of Animation Lessons in Austin, TX

The average cost of 60-minute animation lessons in Austin is $63. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $58 and $67 per hour.
60 min
$63 average

How It Works

Here's why 2 million people a month use TakeLessons

Match

Find your perfect animation teacher in under 3 minutes. Need help finding the right teacher? Call our friendly student counselors at 877-231-8505877-231-8505.

Meet

Your instructor will motivate, support, and inspire you. Meet up with your teacher in person or connect with them online anywhere around the world!

Master

Each animation lesson is customized to help you grow. Learn faster and easier than ever with personal attention from an expert instructor.

Educating the World

310
Lifelong learning subjects offered
6,483
Amazing, inspiring, supportive teachers
2,045,044
People that use our platform each month
3,004,877
Lessons given around the world

Why TakeLessons?

  • Easy and Hassle-Free
  • 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
  • Background Checked Teachers
  • Over 3 Million Lessons Given

Hear From TakeLessons Animation Students

Over the past 12 years, we've given over 3,000,000 lessons to happy customers around the world.

Profile_57380_pi_profile01
"Very Knowledgeable, Helped me with Blender,was a positive experience..."
John Leseberg
Took Animation lessons from David S.
Profile_57380_pi_profile01
"David really made sure I got the proper instruction and support to achieve my goals. I recommend using him any time you have a need for dedicated help that is all good with no negitive nonsense!"
Kurt
Took Animation lessons from David S.
Profile_57380_pi_profile01
"David did a great job of teaching how to use Blender, the free Animation Software. I look forward to learning more!"
Ken
Took Animation lessons from David S.
Profile_134467_pi_Eric2
"Eric was helpful. I had a quick intro in to what I needed to know for my project and what tools would be most useful.

It would have been ideal, if I had known ahead of time that he was not well-versed on all features of Adobe Creative Cloud, but at least I know what is possible with his expertise.

Otherwise Eric conveyed a professional competence and was easy to talk to."
JeM
Took Animation lessons from Eric C.
Profile_125401_pi_16387965_10155000860119334_3732929564406306604_n
"Joey is a fantastic teacher. My daughter really enjoyed his lessons. Highly recommended."
Dwight
Took Animation lessons from Joey F.
Profile_125401_pi_16387965_10155000860119334_3732929564406306604_n
"Joey is a great teacher and artist!!!"
Alexandrea
Took Animation lessons from Joey F.
Profile_134467_pi_Eric2
"Eric has experience with map animation that gives him insight into how to help me with my particular project and the specific help with animation that I need."
Scott
Took Animation lessons from Eric C.
Profile_134467_pi_Eric2
"My son is dyslexic and Eric is so patient with him. He's learning things I never thought would be possible and enjoying everything about his time with Eric! As a parent, working with Eric is very easy. He cares about his students and really wants them to enjoy their time with him. Anyone would be lucky to have him as a teacher/ tutor!"
Rachael
Took Animation lessons from Eric C.
Profile_57380_pi_profile01
"David is a great teacher, possessing a relaxed, friendly teaching style and a thorough knowledge of various art paths."
Jeremy
Took Animation lessons from David S.
Profile_57380_pi_profile01
"He's a good instructor and he deserves a lot of love"
Virginia
Took Animation lessons from David S.
View More
View Less