Your turn: building a Flash movie

You have already learned many of the basics about working in the Flash environment. Now let’s put them to use. Complete the exercises in the PDF file below (also provided in PNG form).

Tutorial PDF | Tutorial PNG

  • Getting set up
  • Nesting movie clips
  • Drawing the fly
  • Creating the illusion of depth
  • Creating an animated fly
  • Using a motion guide
  • Adding audio
  • Testing and saving Flash files
Corrections to the Text

Make note of these corrections before proceeding with the tutorial.

Page Step Correction
51 1 After inserting the keyframes, return the playhead to Frame 1.
59 3 After this step, close the dialog box by clicking OK.
63 1 Ignore the second sentence—there is no XFL_Example folder.