John Pomeroy with Mrs. Brisby maquette and a cel set up from Banjo the Woodpile Cat

New Courses from John Pomeroy on Overlapping Action

Taught by A Pro is proud to announce two new courses from legendary animator John Pomeroy.  In these courses on Overlapping Action, John describes and demonstrates the importance of how Overlapping Actions gives classical animation its beauty & fluidity.  He explains and demonstrates these principals in this Taught By A Pro video lesson.  In Overlapping Action 1 John discusses Drag, Overlap, Opposing Actions, Primary Actions and Secondary Actions.  In Overlapping Action 2, John describes and demonstrates how Overlapping Actions work with Squash and Stretch. He also demonstrates the concepts of Opposing Actions, Expansion, Contraction and Reversals.