Learn Rigging in Blender [2.8/2.9] – BEST Courses and Tutorials (FREE&PAID)

https://youtu.be/-pfeECl70jQ

By CGDive

If you want to learn rigging for Blender in 2021, I compiled a list of the best tutorials and courses. All links can also be found below!

CGDive Links
Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/cgdive
Rigify Course (FREE)
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLdcL5aF8ZcJv68SSdwxip33M7snakl6Dx
Advanced Rigify Course ($) – get 20% from the link below
https://gumroad.com/l/rigify/cgdive
All Other Playlists
https://www.youtube.com/c/CGDive/playlists
Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/cgdive

Curtis Holt’s video from 2020
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9goTUZqDnGQ

[PAID COURSES]
The art of Effective Rigging ($)
https://gumroad.com/a/183891059/AeQfrF

Hard Surface Rigging In Blender ($)
https://blendermarket.com/products/hard-surface-rigging-in-blender?ref=356

Face Rig In Blender ($)
https://flippednormals.com/downloads/face-rigging-in-blender-tutorial/ref/ToshiCG/

CGCookie ($)
Direct link to the rigging section:
https://cgcookie.com/categories/3d/courses?sort_subject=34

[FREE RESOURCES]
Manual
https://docs.blender.org/manual/
Blender Fundamentals 2.8 Playlist
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLa1F2ddGya_-UvuAqHAksYnB0qL9yWDO6

LevelPixelLevel
https://www.youtube.com/c/LevelPixelLevel/
Rigging for animation series (core rigging features)Γ‚
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbjn7kaP877uiJHEY3u3dCZiyhALOmzhS
Knight videos
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbjn7kaP877tIyvo7zxExzSJQTDStwOjU

Dikko
https://www.youtube.com/c/dikko
Rigging playlist:
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLL3OEv6vd5VA8_FBkeitaeqC0kbcrhMTC

Royal Skys
https://www.youtube.com/c/RoyalSkiesLLC/
Rigging playlist
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLZpDYt0cyiusytIPAOTPRzsa4GK6LgY3_

Armin
https://www.youtube.com/user/SuperRaziel1989/

Pierrick
https://www.youtube.com/c/PierrickPicaut_P2DESIGN/
GameBoy project Playlist
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLlV0HYg1k1bb2vWqS0NWD6-RZIXByK6x9

Index 3d
https://www.youtube.com/c/INDEX3D
Hard Surface Rigging Playlist
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLjOxcB9l6HmHjURKAh5Mt3fNc26NB_3_M
All blender Constraints Explained
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLjOxcB9l6HmGd6u_Vlt6Q58oNb30bya3V

Grant Abbitt
https://www.youtube.com/c/GrantAbbitt/
Animation Playlist
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLn3ukorJv4vvHr6RMoXrZSMVqmOKlqbBR

[ADVANCED]
Rigging Dojo
https://www.riggingdojo.com/
https://www.riggingdojo.com/2020/09/22/blender-motion-editing-secrets/
https://vimeo.com/riggingdojo
NLA Workshop ($ paid)
https://ondemand.riggingdojo.com/BlenderForMotionEditing

Jim Kroovy
https://www.youtube.com/c/JimKroovy/
Mr. Mannequins Tools
https://gumroad.com/l/MrMannequinsTools
B.L.E.N.D
https://github.com/Jim-Kroovy/B.L.E.N.D

Luciano
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXn8-gm9911oa7jJM8AAy3g
The Secret’s of Rigify
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLowasMviFd8AdzQHiH-gJPxEwN_Chjv0b
Blender for Animators
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLowasMviFd8Awfps1hJVGXaRohjLtfI8x

Activemotionpictures
https://www.youtube.com/c/Activemotionpictures
NLA Video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-SQdHehksJw

[OLDIE BUT GOODIE]
Humane Rigging
If the link below is broken leave a comment πŸ™‚
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLWbnoG8MQdQSO79Kq3EVvtxrO8MTwzJNd

Kent Trammell(Short Film Character production)
https://cgcookie.com/course/short-film-character-production

DanPro
https://www.youtube.com/c/DanProCG/

Daniel Kreuter
https://www.youtube.com/c/DanielKreuter/videos
Playlist
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLvgIVNDU-Dxhk8lbxDHGid_Im7iioBXna

Unsorted
https://www.youtube.com/c/AlimayoArango/videos
https://www.youtube.com/c/PIXXO3D/videos
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzfWju7SFoWLCyV_gDVCrGA
https://www.youtube.com/user/chrisjonestube
https://www.youtube.com/user/LUWIZART
https://www.youtube.com/user/jorgebernier5d
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdlNVsQys37ETeTDqQqiHFQ
https://www.youtube.com/user/jayanamgames
https://www.youtube.com/user/blendercookie
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL3GeP3YLZn5jOiHM8Js1_S0p_5HeS7TbY
https://www.youtube.com/c/Nekomatata/videos
https://www.youtube.com/c/StevenScott_studio53/videos
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0U3NjTvwdWI&t=2288s
https://www.youtube.com/user/bugzilla2001/videos
https://www.youtube.com/c/theddubshow/videos
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8lRPwgOqo7ZMMTBtoLlsHQ
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcP4PVCoHiQwRnZbVdbAx0A

0:00 Intro
0:27 Curtis Holt
0:38 CGDive
2:51 PAID $
3:33 The Art of Effective Rigging
4:46 Hard Surface Rigging
5:34 Which one?
6:12 Face Rig
6:43 CGCookie
7:32 FREE resources
7:36 Blender official
9:00 Level Pixel Level
9:30 Dikko!
10:06 Royal Skys LLC
10:51 Armin Halac
11:35 Pierrick
12:10 INDEX3D
12:31 Grant Abbitt
13:01 ADVANCED
13:13 Rigging Dojo
14:05 Jim Kroovy
14:32 Luciano
14:47 ActiveMotionPictures
15:15 OLDIE
15:42 Humane Rigging
16:29 DanPro
16:56 Daniel Kreuter
17:17 Short Film Production
17:49 Unsorted
18:09 Should YOU make rigging tutorials?
21:17 Patreon, Like & Subscribe πŸ™‚