About this list of Animation communities
This list of communities is for 3D animators to discuss their art and work. If you're designing physical products, web products, games, or AR/VR experiences, find a community of animators to inspire your work.
Online Communities for Animators18
Naomi Animation Nation
on discordA space for all artists and creators enthusiastic about 3D art, animations, and AR. Naomi app for iPad.
Animation World NetworkThe largest animation and visual effects-related publishing group on the Internet providing readers from over 151 countries with a wide range of interesting, relevant and helpful information pertaining to all aspects of animation.ForumApplyEventsNewsletterJobsCourses
NewgroundsAn online platform for animators and game developers to share their work and engage with the community. A community of artists, game developers, musicians, voice actors and writers who create and share some of the best stuff on the web!ForumChat
3D Animators Community
on facebookThis Facebook group is for animators! Those working in Maya, Max, Blender, and those working on a piece of paper! Students and professionals are all welcome! This is a place to learn, post, and get inspired!
Sir Wade Animation
on discordThis Discord server is a place to share animation work for constructive feedback and critiques, get support with technical issues in your creative software, and be part of a thriving community of artists who are all there to help each other learn and grow. A place for professional and aspiring Animators $ CG Artists to connect and learn.
Animation Community Plaza
on discordA discord server dedicated to helping small animators grow in skill and help them grow their audience. Also a great place to find like-minded creators and befriend them!
on discordThis is the animators server, If you do feel free to join the server! If you are struggling to animate well this is the perfect place!
on redditA subreddit dedicated to animators of all kinds! Whether you specialize in 2D animation (traditional or digital), 3D animation, stop motion, character design, or storyboarding, this community is a place for you to share your work, connect with other animators, and collaborate on projects. You can also use this subreddit to find job opportunities, hire other animators, or showcase your skills to potential employers.
on redditA subreddit for animators, amateur and professional alike, to post articles about animation principles, in-progress animations for critique, and other things that aid in learning and improving your animation abilities.
on redditIn this subreddit you can ask career-related questions, get feedback on your demo reel, and find advice on how to get into and survive the industry.
The 11 Second ClubThe 11 Second Club is a monthly character animation competition. Animators from all over the world participate, animating a character speaking a line of dialogue provided by the club. he idea is to give animators a chance to practice their skills in a fun, challenging environment.
We Entertainment Worldwide
on linkedinThe best place on LinkedIn for Multimedia entertainment professionals. You can join here if you are into CGI CG 3D Animation Stereoscopic VFX Special Effects Visual Effects Graphics Fantasy Science Fiction Immersive Art lovers Painting 3d Game Art Video Games Game Designers Design Game Programmers Programming Films Media Artificial intelligence or Advertising.
on linkedinIf you are passionate about characters, this forum would love to have your input. Characters Engage is a global group with interest in character Animation, Children's Publishing, Comics, Games, Licensing, and Toys.
Animation Revelation ForumAt the Animation Revelation Forum, you can discuss and share everything about animation. Each member has their own personal profile.Forum
on redditA subreddit dedicated to all forms of frame-by-frame animation. From traditional hand-drawn animation to digital animation, stop motion, and storyboarding, this community is a place to share your creations, collaborate with other animators, and learn from one another.
on redditA subreddit dedicated to 3D animation and computer graphics.
on facebookAnimators Assemble is trying to gather animators from all around in a single group.
on facebookThis group is created to document and inspire all involved in bringing life to characters and inanimate objects. There's lots of stuff about all sorts of ANIMATION (not just 3D). The next generation of the animation world.