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Make your name

Make Your Name is a series of text animation tutorials designed for coaches and kids. The tutorials are based around simple but striking effects that can be created using text, and it’s hoped that using these tutorials to literally “make your name” will inspire young learners to dip their toes into Blender and make something cool which they can show off.

Setting up – common steps


These are the common setup steps for our series of step-by-step tutorials demonstrating fun effects with text - smoke, lightning, vapour, ice, neon, particles - even chocolate! All Make Your Name text effects begin with these steps - so start here!

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Particles that form into words


For this logo I wanted to explore the idea that a 3D object could have its own gravity, so much so that it appears to reassemble due to the mass of its parts. What better candidate than the science publication, Laboratory News…

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