Episode Summary

Val Head is pretty much all about animations. She’s written a book about animations, she talks about animations in workshops and conferences, she makes videos about animations, she has a newsletter about animations, and yes, she’s on podcasts talking about animations.

You will learn a shit ton from this show. So listen carefully, and make sure you check out the show notes in the description!

Episode Notes

Val Head is pretty much all about animations. She’s written a book about animations, she talks about animations in workshops and conferences, she makes videos about animations, she has a newsletter about animations, and yes, she’s on podcasts talking about animations.

You will learn a shit ton from this show. So listen carefully, and make sure you check out the show notes in the description!

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What we talk about:

  • Living in Philly and Pittsburgh
  • Why she’s usually leaving her house
  • Why her car smelled so good when she drove back from Philly
  • What she teaches teams about animation
  • How she learns all things web
  • What her routine is like
  • What she did before she did animations
  • Moving from Flash to Web Animations
  • Thinking about context and your audience
  • Why it’s the designer’s job to play with animations
  • Canvas is fun and powerful

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