If you’ve always wondered how cartoons were animated, then check out this interesting “How it’s Made” segment. Video after the break.

There is no single person who can be considered the “creator” of the art of animation, as there were several people doing several projects which could be considered various types of animation all around the same time. (Short, hand-drawn animation scenes could be presented with the Phenakistoscope, the Zoetrope, and other optical “toys” already in the early 1800s.)

If you’ve always wondered how cartoons were animated, then check out this interesting “How it’s Made” segment. Video after the break.

There is no single person who can be considered the “creator” of the art of animation, as there were several people doing several projects which could be considered various types of animation all around the same time. (Short, hand-drawn animation scenes could be presented with the Phenakistoscope, the Zoetrope, and other optical “toys” already in the early 1800s.)