Use any of our example puppets in your own creations, or take them apart to learn new techniques. All are free to use however you want — no credit needed! Puppet files combine original artwork (Photoshop & Illustrator) + animation rigging (Character Animator) into one file. For more info, watch this video.
Simple human character with Photoshop and Illustrator versions. Swap any [Replace] layer with your own artwork to customize.
Guy with multiple draggable handles, dangle hoodie strings, key triggers & cycle layers electricity.
Key trigger enabled character.
Responsive bird with motion trigger, head turns, and cycle layers wing flaps.
Weird guy with dangling bunny ears.
Photographed clay lips to demonstrate lip sync.
Monochromatic scene with automatic blinks.
Snowy creature with head turns and breathing.
Mythical character with animated snake hair. Created by Aaron Seve.
Need even more help?
- Visit the Resources page for blank templates, sound fx, backgrounds and more: adobe.com/go/chresources
- There are several companies that sell puppets and puppet creation services. We've featured some of them (and more free puppets!) at adobe.com/go/ch_examples_thirdparty_en.
- And Dave Werner (Okay Samurai) has his collection of free puppets at okaysamurai.com/puppets.