Sassy Valentine’s Day eCard Animation Tutorial

Sassy Valentine’s Day eCard Animation Tutorial

Sassy Valentine’s Day eCard Animation Tutorial

What’s a better gift for your loved ones than the usual store-bought flowers and chocolates? Something you’ve made, of course!

I’ve received questions about how I make my animation, and some of you have requested an animation tutorial on my YouTube channel.

With Valentine’s Day just a few days away–and as a thank you for all the heart-warming comments, and support for my work– here’s a Valentine’s Day-slash-Thank You gift for you:


Sassy Valentine’s Day eCard — Easy Tutorial for Animation Beginners! | www.jecamartinez.com/blog

❤️ A full tutorial on how to make your own Sassy Valentine’s Day eCard! ❤️ 

This video is almost an hour long but it is JAM-PACKED with info about the basics of animating in Adobe Flash (yes, I know it’s Adobe Animate now, but I believe there are still Flash users out there who might find this tutorial helpful before jumping in on Adobe’s subscription plan 😀)

By the end of the tutorial, you’ll learn how to animate a heart beat and some falling heart confetti to make this:

Sassy Valentine’s Day eCard — Easy Tutorial for Animation Beginners! | www.jecamartinez.com/blog

I made sure that this tutorial is as easy to follow as possible, so it’s perfect if you’ve been curious about animation and want to try out Adobe Flash! (and you don’t even need a drawing tablet to make this!)

Things to download for the project:

Free Music: Harp and Piano Happy Song by MadDirtMonkey
Free Font: Swistblnk Duwhoers Brush Font
Swivel SWF to Video Converter (free)
Adobe Flash (I used CS6 for this tutorial)

Enough blab…On to the tutorial!


I hope you enjoy this tutorial and find it helpful! If you have any questions or requests for other types of tutorials, feel free to leave them below!

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