Introduction To Cartoon Animation.

This Cartoon Animation taster session is part of our Creative Careers in Crewe project, which you can find out about here.

Have you ever wanted to create your own cartoons?

This online workshop is the perfect introduction to those interested in cartoon animation. During the session, you will be given a crash course on how you can use a smartphone or tablet to start making your own cartoon animations. Participants will learn how to go from idea to animation and get hands-on learning how to use.

  • Drawing Tools
  • Colour Pannel
  • Layers
  • Onion Skin
No previous animation experience is needed to take part in this workshop, meaning it’s perfect for beginners.


Monday 27th April, 5:00PM-6:30PM



This is an online session. Once you have signed up you will be sent a link to join the live video at the time of the event.



We are looking for young people from Cheshire East with an interest in the creative sector, between the ages of 11 and 25 who would like to develop their creative and personal skill sets. This session will be open to mixed ability levels, with no previous experience required. Young people from Crewe facing challenging circumstances, such as being a young carer, in foster care or those who are not in education, employment or training (NEET) will be given priority.


As this is an online session you will require the following:

  • A device connected to the internet, to watch the tutor’s video stream. (A webcam and microphone would be useful but not essential)
  • A smartphone or tablet with Flipaclip App installed (Google Play Store or Apple App Store)
  • A stylus this could be useful but is not essential.


If you’ve already applied to be part of Creative Careers in Crewe project please Contact Us to book a place. If you have not applied yet please use the relevant application below.

Aged 11-17?

If you would like to take part and are aged 11-17 you will need a Parent/Guardian to apply on your behalf.

Aged 18-25?

If you would like to take part and are aged 18-25 click Apply Here and complete the online application.

More information

If you require any more details or have any questions about this event please contact us.

April 27
17:00 — 18:30 (1h 30′)