"Three tips (on top of the brilliant advice from Serge)
1. Read up / watch videos on timings for animation. I'd fully recommend The Animator's Survival Kit.
2. Keep your first projects small scale and short - you get a sense of achievement…"
"This is good, but if you want to go further read something like The Animator's Survival Kit. I'm far from an expert, but I find acting shots out on video and then looking back at them frame by frame for timings helps."
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