Bend, stretch, and mold your text into different shapes.
Animate a bouncing ball using keyframes and a time loop.
Get started using Inkscape and creating shapes.
(One mistake in this tutorial- You can snap objects together. To see snapping options, go to the menu View->Snap)
Fast Forward past the first 45 seconds of this video.
Learn how to use the iwarp filter for squishing, stretching or growing images in weird ways. Good for making funny faces.
Scroll down to the section "Change the Size of an Image (Scale)" on this webpage:
<Image> Image > Scale Image