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Making an Animated Gif in Procreate with a Pencil Doodle

We're going to take the pencil we drew in Procreate last week and make an animated gif with it so it looks like it's drawing a letter. Use this fun technique to make animated gifs for social media.

Making an Animated Gif in Procreate with a Pencil Doodle

We’re going to take the pencil we drew in Procreate last week and make an animated gif with it so it looks like it’s drawing a letter. Use this fun technique to make animated gifs for social media.

Watch Me Make an Animated Gift in Procreate

 

Tools I Use in this Video

Video Timestamps

00:34 – Head over to Hollypixels.com

00:40 – What we’re using

01:00 – Starting Procreate and Explanation on Why I Duplicate to Avoid Pixelation

03:15 – Starting by Merging Pencil Doodle Layers

04:15 – Backup Layers

04:27 – Writing the Letter with Colo Mono Brush

05:14 – Scale Pencil to Size

05:40 – Making All of the Layers (Duplicating)

07:04 – Beginning Of Rotating Pencil Groups + Erasing Letter Portions

13:29 – Merge the Groups of Each Pencil/Letter Set

14:18 – How to Save Animation

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Holly McCaig

About Holly McCaig

Holly McCaig is a 20 year veteran of the design world. With her mark being made in scrapbooking and photography, Holly now educates eager artists how to do lettering in procreate on the iPad Pro. She resides in Denver, Colorado with her two dogs, Lola and Daisy. Visit Holly: Instagram | Pinterest | Facebook | Shoppe

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