Only do this with someone you trust. You legally switch ownership of OCs with a friend. Only that OC, and not their accompanying setting, story, etc. The trade lasts for 30 days. You can ONLY draw your “new” OC for that period. Not the one you traded…
You can see my storyboard animatic here (although the original had music, but like I mentioned, my placeholder music was by Joe Hisaishi, you know, Miyazaki’s composer, so it’s not really legal to upload it).
This tut differs a bit from my dA version, because tumblr lets me put the combination of gifs and jpegs :D.
Here’s a book that will really help you start animating: