Creating Cel Animation Style Paint Strokes in Cinema 4D
I’m back with yet another way to create a 2D effect in 3D fast and easy using Cinema 4D! In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how to recreate the popular cel animation style paint stroke/splash effect you see in a lot of 2D animations using Cinema 4D without third party plug-ins. The workflow I’ll demonstrate is super flexible and applicable to achieving a bunch of different cool 2D paint stroke looks for revealing an object, writing on text, or painting on screen. BONUS: Paint live by combining this tutorial with my tutorial on realtime animation using Cappuccino.
And here’s a scene file demonstrating the technique that you guys can mess around with: