Animated Drawings by Meta is an AI based tool to animate children’s drawings. This tool generates an animated version of your child’s drawing using AI. All you have to do is to upload an image of a drawing, select the character you want to animate, and the tool will take care of the rest.
This tool by Meta uses its AI to animate the uploaded drawing. There is no signup or Facebook login needed. After uploading an image you just have to select one of the prebuilt animations such as dancing, jumping, walking etc.
The generated animation can be shared using a URL or other sharing methods like, nearby share, one note or Skype. The same output can also be stored in MP4 format and then shared with anyone.
How to use Animated Drawing tool by Meta
Just go to Animated Drawings site of Meta. The home page would look like this:
Click on Get Started, it will take you to the uploading options. Here you can upload the picture of the drawing you want to animate, or you can select one from the drawings given by the tool.
After uploading the drawing, the tool will select the character in the whole picture and separate it from the background. If any part of your character is not selected, you can use the pen and eraser tool. Then the tool will point out all the joints in the character, which are adjustable too if there’s any problem.
In the next step, you choose the animation effect to put on the drawing.
The final result can be saved as MP4 video. Just open the clip in the full screen and click on the three dots in the bottom right corner of the screen, there you’ll find the download button.
This tool by Meta is very interactive for kids as they can see their drawing coming to life. You can select from a variety of actions to apply to the drawing. It is totally free to use. You can also use this as a teacher to make your lessons interactive or for other classroom activities. Parents would totally love this tool to animate drawings made by their kids. In turn, kids would love to see a drawing by them moving and jumping around. Do give it a try.