Grow Your Motion Design Business

Our Accelerator Program helps you to scale your freelance business so you can make more money, have more time and work on projects you love.

Does this sound like you?

You’ve been a working freelancer for a while and it’s going ok… BUT

 ❌ You have NO time.

❌ You regularly have to deal with frustrating or difficult clients. 

❌ You’ve hit a plateau with the amount of money you can make or the projects you take on 

❌ You’re tired of figuring things out on your own and you’re getting burnt out. 

❌ You aren’t sure how to tackle certain problems in your business like finding better clients or scaling your business beyond yourself. 

❌ You sometimes feel lost and overwhelmed. 

❌ You’ve heard that niching down can help you but scared to move in another career direction for fear of missing out or losing your current clients. 

❌ You aren’t sure how to position yourself in the industry to attract the clients you want. 

❌ You don’t have anyone around you to talk about your business. 

❌ You’ve thought about hiring others to help, but you don’t know where to start.

First Breathe! It doesn’t have to be this way.

Imagine if…

✅ You charge more for your time allowing you to work less and focus on other projects you’re passionate about. 

✅ You have a concrete business plan to help you move forward.

✅ You feel confident and clear in the direction you’re heading in 

✅ You only work on projects you deeply cared about. 

✅ You gain insights and perspective on your own challenges and the problems you face. 

✅ You have a system you can rely on for managing your day to day work. 

✅ You only work with perfect fit clients, who value what you do and pay you what you’re worth.

✅ You have a strong support network who understand what you’re going through and help you with challenges that come up. 

✅ You get behind the scenes insight into how others run their businesses. 


Accelerator Program

Our unique program combines 1-1 coaching sessions, a powerful peer Mastermind group with committed motion designers working towards the same goals and Expert calls with some of the top freelancers and studio owners. Together they will help you scale your business in the way you want so you can make more money, have more time and work on projects you love. 

My first year of freelance I made $30k and my second year of freelance I made nearly $100k. I have Motion Hatch to thank for that! The Accelerator is the gasoline and you are the match and it’s an instant fire for your career and they give you the tools to keep it burning for a long time. 

Andrew Monpetit – Freelance Motion Designer

I felt more confident to charge more and raise my rate and move more to a project based pricing system. I made almost double what I made the year before. Going from around 50k Euro to 100k Euro in revenue 

Marc Bottler – Freelance Motion Designer

So how does it work?

It’s a 6-month program including:



1-1 Coaching

To help you to plan and break down your goals into small actionable steps, so you don’t feel overwhelmed and you can achieve your goals easily.


Group Coaching

To answer all your questions and address any struggles you may have. You will also hear from others in the group, which can help you get answers to questions you didn’t even know you had. 


 Mastermind Group

A peer support group where you can network with other like minded freelancers and hold each other accountable to achieving your goals. 


Live Industry Expert Calls

Giving you a behind the scenes look at how the biggest names in the industry run their businesses. Gain access to experts who will help you to grow your business. Our industry experts have included Jay Grandin from Giant Ant, Erin Sarofsky, Melinda Livesy and more. 


Access to your coach for feedback

Stay in touch between calls and get help when you need it. Ask your coach for feedback and advice via Slack. To help solve your business problems when they come up. 


Exclusive Content Library

Get access to our ever-growing content library including recordings of previous industry expert calls, bonus workshops and templates. If you can’t find a resource you need. Just ask your coach and they will point you in the right direction. 

Plus these awesome bonuses


Client Quest (Value £447)


Learn how to attract regular high paying clients so you don’t have to worry about where your next project is coming from with our signature course.

Access to Alumni Community

You can ask questions, interact with other motion designers and build your network. You can also join our weekly live Office Hours. You can pop in when you like and all of the Office Hours are recorded so you can go back and look at them later.

Yearly Planning Workshop (Value – £99)

Plan your 2022 so you can achieve your motion design career goals and have the best year ever.

Do you want to work with great clients and spend more time doing what you love? 

Yes! I want all of that.

Hayley Akins

Hi I’m Hayley and I’ll be your Coach. 

I’m the founder of Motion Hatch and the host of the Motion Hatch podcast. My aim is to provide the motion design community with the knowledge and resources they need to build businesses they care about and do work they love.

On my podcast, I talk to influential motion designers, studio owners and entrepreneurs about their lives, careers and how they run their businesses. I release weekly videos with tips and advice on best business practices for freelance motion designers on our YouTube channel.

I’ve worked in motion design for over 12 years, with clients that have included Google, The Gates Foundation and the United Nations. 

Some results our students have had:

Doubled their revenue in 1 year.

    Hired their first freelancer or assistant.  

    Made 100k+ a year.

    Acquired International Clients within 2 months of starting the program. 

      Started their own studio. 

      Gained clarity in their next steps with a solid plan to move forward. 

      What our students say about the program:

      Frequently Asked Questions


      Who else will be in the program?

      People that join are usually freelance. They are looking to expand their business in some way, make more money and save more time. They are ready to take action, move quickly and help others along the way too. 

      Sometimes we also have a few small studios join us. If that’s you you’re very welcome too. ❤️

      What will the Accelerator help me do?

      The Accelerator is designed to help you grow in every aspect of your business including:

      • Grow as an artist
      • Redefine your marketing or target client 
      • Hire others to help you either in a freelance or full time capacity
      • Work on a big project 
      • Or just build a successful, sustainable business that helps you lead the life you want.

      Then we would love to hear from you.

      Have peace of mind with our Money Back Guarantee. 

      We have an application process because we want to make sure this is a great fit for you and your business and we have limited spots available. But if after the first month you don’t think the program is right for you we would give you your money back in our 30 Day Money Back Guarantee.

      Is the Accelerator right for you? Take our quiz to find out. 

      Got Questions?

      Motion Hatch is an online school for freelance motion graphic designers and animators. We offer courses, resources, a community forum and a bi-weekly podcast and a YouTube channel discussing the ins and outs of the business side of motion design.

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