Smears, Multiples and Other Animation Gimmicks
“Mickey, Donald, Goofy: The Three Musketeers" (2004)

Mickey, Donald, Goofy: The Three Musketeers" (2004)

after everything you learn in art school and such it must be really hard to draw smears so they look natural during animation

On the contrary! I think anybody can animate a good smear. It just requires a little know-how and practice.

"Animaniacs - Piano Rag" (1993)

"Animaniacs - Piano Rag" (1993)

"Animaniacs - Piano Rag" (1993)

"Animaniacs - Piano Rag" (1993)

"Animaniacs - Piano Rag" (1993)

"Animaniacs - Piano Rag" (1993)

Camp Lakebottom - Mcgee T (2013)

Camp Lakebottom - Mcgee T (2013)

“Kill la Kill - Trigger” (2013)

Kill la Kill - Trigger” (2013)

"Chip ‘n Dale Rescue Rangers - Double ‘O Chipmunk" (1989)

"Chip ‘n Dale Rescue Rangers - Double ‘O Chipmunk" (1989)

"Baby Buggy Bunny" (1954)
Warner Bros.

"Baby Buggy Bunny" (1954)

Warner Bros.