Krita 5.0 - How to create a short animated GIF in Krita - Step by Step

Hello everyone. Happy New Year.

Today, I am going to show you how to create an extremely simple Gif Animation in Krita.
This is for people who have never done animations before.
So, this project is extremely simple.
For this project, I created a 1500 x 1500 canvas with a resolution of 72ppi
In the next tutorial, I will show you how to paint/color your animation + some other tips.
I hope you enjoy this new tutorial.

PS. I am an amateur animator. Please feel free to watch better (aka professional) animators for in-depth tutorials.

Chapters
00:00 Intro
00:26 Getting to the Animation Workspace
00:59 Personalizing the Animation Workspace: Adding a docker
01:15 Personalizing the Animation Workspace: Removing dockers
02:07 Personalizing the Animation Workspace: Relocating dockers
02:49 Understanding the Onion Skin and the different settings in the Timeline
05:52 Extra Tip
06:28 Saving the personalized workspace
07:03 Starting our short animation
14:50 Repeat the steps over and over + Conclusion

https://youtu.be/K7e1JxEeXTY

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Thank you. That’s something I’ve wanted to try for a while.

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You are so welcome. Thanks for watching and Happy New Year!