How to Create a Storyboard

Brief tutorial available. Also check out our Getting Started Video.

Create a Storyboard

Check out these step-by-step instructions on how to create a basic storyboard. You can choose your own scenes and characters or follow along with the example.

 

1. Open the Storyboard Creator.

You can get to the Storyboard Creator by clicking any of the "Create a Storyboard" buttons on your dashboard or around the site! Once opened, you will be prompted to give your new storyboard a name!

2. Give Your Storyboard a Title

Type in what you would like the title to be and click Continue.

After naming your storyboard, it is now saved in your account under My Storyboards and will continue to save in real time as you work!

3. Choose a Scene

Time to start creating! Click on a scene and drag it down to a cell. Change up the colors if you want!

Your storyboard will automatically save as you work!

3. Click on the Characters tab at the top.

4. Choose a Character

Click on a character and drag it down to a cell. You can customize the character by changing the colors.

5. Edit Pose

With the character selected, click on the blue Edit Pose button and choose the character pose. When finished, click Update Pose.

6. Click on the Textables Tab at the top.

7. Choose a Speech Bubble

Click on a text box and drag it down to your character. Type something in the text editor.

8. Keep Going!

Keep working on your storyboard by adding in more scenes, characters, and textables.

9. Save & Exit

When you're done, click Save & Exit on the bottom toolbar to save your most recent storyboard version and exit the Storyboard Creator.


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