Here is a detailed outline of the process that is practised to give you a better understanding of how Animation is done.
Step 1 - Concept and Storyboards
A storyboard is a sequence of illustrations that showcases your digital story in two facets. The first one is time: what happens now, then and later. The second is interaction: how does the voiceover interact with the images, how do visual effects bind the images together, how does the voice overs interact with the background music?