Author        = Hildi
Skill level    = Beginner
You need    = PIx3 or a lower version - Gif Animator
Knowledge of how to use PI
Material        = no material neccessary.
Terms of use = Please read

This is a common knowledge tutorial and has been written numerous times.
I just want to clarify a few things for the Beginners.

Let's start with
Creating an ornament you would like to let swing.
I have created a star and filled it with a preset from the Easypalette.

Step 1
Add a strait string to the star and merge as single object.
Duplicate twice ( you have three stars).

layer manager

Your Layer Manager should look like this.

Step 2
Now activate the second star and with the transform-rotate tool,


Move the cross hair from the middle to the top middle.

rotate left

rotate it 22,5 degree to the right.
Repeat with the third dangle rotating it to the left.

Step 3
Save as ufo and animate it.

Step 4
In the Gif Animator, your storyline should look like this.


Hope you could follow my tut easily.



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