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Crash Course for Visual Scripting: Creating Interactive TikTok Effects

Crash Course for Visual Scripting: Creating Interactive TikTok Effects

Calling all Effect House creators — beginner and advanced! Are you interested in learning how to use visual scripting to create interactive TikTok filters and effects without any coding? Join our new Crash Course for Visual Scripting, which will start on April 15 and run through May 6, 2024!

In this course, you’ll unlock:

  • Six step-by-step video tutorials
  • Live workshops led by TikTok’s in-house Effect House experts
  • A chance to win prizes through the Effect Creation Competition
  • The Visual Scripting Rookie Rockstar Certification

Ready to become a Visual Scripting pro? Be sure to sign up via our registration page by April 15!

Here’s what you can expect by signing up for the Crash Course program:

Step 1: Crash course tutorials

Watch six in-depth Crash Course video tutorials, which will cover everything from visual scripting basics to more advanced skills. We’ll be posting these videos on the Effect House YouTube channel. To learn more about these six videos, check out our Crash Course pages.

Also, be sure to join the Effect House Community Forum and Discord to share effects you create, ask questions about the course, and receive technical support from our Effect House team.

Step 2: Live workshops

Tune into 2 weeks of live workshops hosted by the Effect House team on our YouTube channel. Be sure to subscribe to the Crash Course program calendar so you don’t miss out!

Step 3: Effect Creation Competition

After learning visual scripting basics from our Crash Course program, submit your own effect into the Effect Creation Competition by May 6, 2024 for a chance to win exciting prizes!


  • New Creator Bonus: New Effect House creators will get the chance to unlock a New Creator Bonus of up to $30, depending on your region.
  • Rookie Rockstar Award: Outstanding creators will be featured on the Effect House website and on our social media channels.

How to enter

  1. Download the free Effect House desktop tool.
  2. Create and submit an original effect using Visual Scripting. On the submission page, select #CrashCourseVS under the Tags (optional) section.
  3. Post a TikTok video using your effect with the hashtag #CrashCourseVS.


Submission start date: April 15, 2024

Submission end date: May 6, 2024

Winner announcement date: May 31, 2024

Step 4: Certification celebration

Those who attend all of the live workshops and enter the Effect Creation Competition can unlock the Visual Scripting Rookie Rockstar Certification! Plus, stay tuned for a live celebration of our participants’ achievements on May 6, 2024 at 10:30 AM PST on our YouTube channel.

We hope that the Crash Course for Visual Scripting empowers you, fuels your creativity, and helps you level up your TikTok effects. Don’t forget to sign up today!