Spark AR Creator Day LATAM (en Español)

Meta Product Events

April 29, 2021, 10:00 PM UTC – April 30, 2021, 12:00 AM UTC


About this event

Sign up now for the Spark AR Creator Day Mexico and start learning how to create and share augmented reality effects on Facebook and Instagram. Join an interactive, two-hour virtual workshop, where an expert creator will walk you through how to publish an immersive Spark AR effect and answer your questions. You'll have the opportunity to ideate, create and showcase your own effects on the Instagram platform.

Event will hosted in Spanish! 

Spark AR Creator Days are short, virtual workshops, led by AR experts designed to inspire and teach creative professionals and AR enthusiasts how to design, build and publish AR effects using Facebook’s Spark AR platform.

As a participant, you’ll have access to individual and small group coaching, plus helpful resources to help move your own AR ideas from concept to completion. Space is limited, sign up today!

Spark AR Workshop: Animando rostros expresivos

Animaremos, en base a gestos, un rostro 3d modelado utilizando utilizando BlendShapes.

A través de patches y código ampliaremos la detección de gestos y sutilezas del rostro. Finalmente agregaremos conceptos de animación y detalles adicionales para potenciar la expresividad de los usuarios.

Requerimientos para participar:

Para participar del workshop debes tener instalado Spark AR version 111 o superior.

Durante el mismo trabajaremos teniendo como punto de partida el proyecto 'Proyectos AR/Inicial/BaseConModelos" que se encuentra en la carpeta de compartida (

Para los curiosos (no requerido):

En caso que quieras ver el código aplicado al proyecto o modificarlo debes contar con VSCode o Atom.

En caso que quieras analizar los modelos originales en Blender o bien generar tus propios modelos debes contar con Blender 2.92+

Ambos son opcionales y no son necesarios para completar el workshop.

Post-Workshop Showcase

Join the Spark AR Creator Days Facebook Group to share your new Instagram effects created during the workshop and get more feedback!

Workshop Agenda

  • Event kick-off and intros (15 min)
  • Guest Speaker AR Journey (15 min)
  • Spark AR Demo & Tutorial (30 min)
  • Design Jam Kick-off and Creator Pods in Breakout Rooms (40 min)
  • Publish Spark AR Effects and Showcase Your New Instagram Effect (20 min)

About Spark AR

Spark AR is the largest platform for mobile augmented reality. Over 400,000 creators from 190 countries use Facebook’s AR creation software, Spark AR Studio, to ideate, design and build AR experiences. And Spark AR Hub, to publish and track the performance of AR effects across the Facebook Family of Apps and devices.

Event Partner: The Electric Factory

The Electric Factory is an innovation creative company specialized in offering disruptive solutions to brands challenges. We believe in shaping the future by means of electric ideas, conceived in a deep understanding of human behavior and carefully crafted by strategic thinking, creative design and technology. We are committed to innovation and digital since birth and curious by nature. We have the platform to connect strategy, creativity, and technology that create impressive solutions for clients.


The Electric Factory es una empresa de innovación creativa especializada en ofrecer soluciones disruptivas a los desafíos de diferentes industrias. Somos curiosos por naturaleza. Apostamos por la innovación desde nuestro nacimiento hace 20 años y nos enorgullecemos de ofrecer resultados que exceden las expectativas de nuestros clientes. Nos especializamos en producción digital, AR & VR, IoT & acciones interactivas, films & animations y transformación digital.

Event Host: Facebook Developer Circles Mexico City

Developer Circles are communities of innovators, where experienced developers receive free opportunities to strengthen their expertise in Facebook products. Take part in online discussions and attend local meet-ups by joining one of hundreds of circles around the globe.

To join the Facebook Developer Circles Ciudad de México community, you can request an invite here.