If you’re totally new to character animation in After Effects, there’s no quicker or easier way to get started than with Limber Lite. In this short video I’ll show you the basics of how it works and how to alter the look of the limbs to suit different characters.

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Author Notes


00:00 Introduction

00:22 What is Limber Lite?

01:51 Limber effect properties

04:56 Styling the Stroke

06:52 Adding more strokes

08:21 Making a sleeve

09:47 Adding an outline

10:34 Wrap up


In part two, I’ll show you how to add limbs to a simple character and make them work within the animation. Check it out here: https://aescripts.com/learn/how-to-rig-a-character-with-limber-lite-in-after-effects/ 

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