Jelly, like gelatin, not the grape or strawberry stuff you spread on your toast. Everyone calls it by the brand name Jell-O in America, even if it’s the store brand, but I’m sure there’s a copyright issue to using the product name, so we’ll call it jelly (even though I think of Smuckers when I think of jelly!). I remember the band Green Jell-O in the ’90s had to change their name to Green Jellÿ because of copyright infringement.
In this tutorial, CG Shortcuts shows you how to create a jiggly Jelly mold. It’s a lot of fun and so bright and colorful. The tutorial is high-quality training too.
They’ve made the project files available for you so you can easily play along. You can download them here.
I took a Greyscalegorilla course on animating characters and creating a jelly type effect was one of the things we had to do. There is no shortage of wiggly jelly examples on YouTube. Get out a spoon and enjoy!
Michele Learns Cinema 4D Squash & Stretch
Here’s my example from the class. Remember, I was just learning!
Michele Learns Cinema 4D Arc
Another lesson from the Greyscalegorilla class. When I look at these old animations, I want to go in and fix everything I don’t like. It is what is is… for now!
Jello Cubes C4D r18 OctaneRender
Not finger jello but more like we had when I was a kid… created by Paul Crumrine. This is my favorite of the bunch.
Made in Cinema 4D R12 + Mograph by millsymilsa.
Begins with slow motion, then at the end, it goes to normal speed.
Jiggling jello text animation C4D
Colorfully letters by GeeShepherd
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