Timeline for Sketch Is Now Available!💥

Create Timeline Animations with Sketch, Export GIFs & Videos

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Design + Sketch
2 min readMar 15, 2018


Update: Timeline is now part of Anima Toolkit — Allowing designers to create Responsive and Interactive High-Fidelity Prototypes, all inside Sketch.

Anima also supports Adobe XD, and Figma.

Today we are happy to announce that the first version of Timeline for Sketch is now available for everyone.

What is Timeline

Timeline empowers designers to craft beautiful animations and export them. The first release of Timeline allows exporting to GIF or MP4 files, but as we mentioned in our Secret Plan — we have much bigger plans 😉

Crowd-fund Project

A couple of months ago we’ve announced a crowdfunding campaign for a new, exciting product that allows to create timeline-based animations in Sketch. The campaign was very successful and we were able to raise the funds to develop the product and validate demand for it.
Thanks to all our backers 🙏


Here are some of the questions we’ve been asked during the development of Timeline:

Q: How do I use it?

A: Here’s a tutorial with a sample file that will take you through the basics.

Q: 📖 Where can I see some examples?

A: Here you go — How to create Animations using Anima toolkit

Q: 💎 What is the license model?

A: Working inside Sketch, everything is free. In order to export GIFs, MP4, and CSS animations, you’ll need one of Anima plans.

Q: 📲 Can Timeline export code?

A: Yes!

Create Animations, Interactions and High-Fidelity Prototypes, All Inside Sketch

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❤️ Anima team