Elli Maanpää

Animated Painter

Elli Maanpää

Tag: 2D

Practise Makes You Perf… Better

My school year ended. Just like that it’s already June and time to enjoy the Summer holidays. The last months of school for the Spring was just about 2D animation. Which is awesome.  Almost 3 months we set by our illuminated desk and drew. Our critical and charismatic teachers were Joni Männistö and Erkki Lilja.

Animation Newbie

Elli Maanpää Animation 2017

I made a little showreel of the clips I did during the one week workshop with Kari Pieskä and TVPaint. Combining animatics and shor animations. I’m still a bit clumsy drawing with the wacom drawing board so you can see the difference in the amount details when I used cintiq (the kind you draw directly

Learning To Fly

If you just keep on jumping long enough someday you’ll learn how to fly. We are studying how to use 2D animation programme TV Paint in school right now. Our teacher is the talented animator Kari Pieskä who works in the Pyjama Films animation Studio. I did this short clip during the second day (today) of