ARMATURES (126)

Discussions Replies Latest Activity

Adding limbs to ball-and-socket armatures

Hello! I'm in the beginning stages of working on a puppet of the Egyptian God Sobek (head of crocodile with human body) and was wondering i…

Started by Connor Bushoven

1 May 16, 2018
Reply by Geoff Clark

First Armature

Working on my first armature. About 8 inches tall. Using M2x10mm screws with locknuts to hold ball and socket joints together. I then use J…

Started by Mark Blann

5 May 3, 2018
Reply by Adam Loomis

K & S tubing in armature?

Hello, Hoping for some advice. I'm using KS tubing for connections on my armature (replacement arms/legs/head). Do you have any success de…

Started by emmyymme

9 Mar 30, 2018
Reply by madrobot

Crab Armature

Hey Folks, I thought you might like to see the excellent armature commissioned for my latest film. It was created by Juergen Kling. I'm cur…

Started by John O'Lone

15 Mar 22, 2018
Reply by John O'Lone

Hand made armature

Hello, Here is a photo of my 3rd version of the hand made armature I'm working on (not final yet). I used plexyglass sheet, steel, plastic…

Started by Samer Khaleel

6 Mar 21, 2018
Reply by madrobot

Position Arm

Hello, did you have any ideas of how to create the mini-arm for holding objects and character to avoid the fall (ignore gravity) ? 

Started by DimensionalAnimator

1 Mar 16, 2018
Reply by StopmoNick

Epoxy breaks

Hello ,well...i have a problem...,probably you can help me with it I used epoxy to hold the nut into the wire but it does not support the…

Started by DimensionalAnimator

11 Mar 16, 2018
Reply by DimensionalAnimator

US Sources for 1018 Flat Bars?

Hi, everyone! For my last B&S armature, I used brass, which worked fine, but I'd like to try working with steel on the next one. I'd re…

Started by Jonathan Hartman

6 Dec 2, 2017
Reply by Ethan Bartholomae

1 $ Handmade Armature

I made this armature for my film project. It's very cheap,strong,flexible and easy to make with the right tools. I was wondering if making…

Started by Samer Khaleel

10 Sep 22, 2017
Reply by Adam Taylor

Armature device

Hi everyone ! I've build a little something to help me create my wire armatures and most importantly to do the same armature again and agai…

Started by Hugo

10 Jul 13, 2017
Reply by Hugo

RSS

indiegogo for david allen's primevals

MESSAGE BOARD CATEGORIES

STOPMO NEWBIES
basic stopmo discussion

ANIMATOR TALK
experienced animators looking to improve

CAMERA & STAGE
animation camera, lighting and moco rigs

ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT
animation tool and rigging discussion

STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS
frame capture, editing, and post-production

STORY
script, storyboarding and storyreel discussion

SOUND
lip-sync, sound effects and music

YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT
discuss your stopmo film

ARMATURES
ball & socket and wire armature discussion

MACHINE SHOP
metalwork tool & talk

SCULPTING
sculpture information and advice

HAIR & COSTUME
materials, patterns and technique

CASTING
foam, silicone and resin

CLAY
clay puppet construction

GENERAL PUPPET MAKING
other puppet fabrication issues

STOP MOTION SETS
set design and construction information

MODEL DEPARTMENT
miniature prop discussion

MATTE PAINTINGS
glass matte paintings and backgrounds

GENERAL SPECIAL EFFECTS

STOP MOTION FILM DISCUSSION

FAVORITE STOP MOTION CHARACTERS

PRO ANIMATOR DISCUSSION

FILM FESTIVALS AND EVENTS

ANIMATION SCHOOLS

STOP MOTION BOOKS

STOP MOTION ON VIDEO

JOBS & PROJECTS
post here if you are looking for talent to hire

SWAP MEET
stop motion items for sale

CHAT BOARD
general discussion

SITE FEEDBACK
report bugs, comments and suggestions here

Gumby Imagined, The Story of Art Clokey and His Creations

The ultimate Gumby retrospective packed with incredible photos and never-before-shared stories. Written by Art Clokey's children, Joan and Joe Clokey, this is the most comprehensive book ever published on Gumby, Davey and Goliath and their creator Art Clokey, a pioneer in stop-motion animation.

stopmo jam on Instagram

© 2019   Created by Anthony Scott.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

.xg_widget_forum_index_index .xg_column.xg_span-7.xg_last {display:none;} .xg_widget_forum_topic_listForCategory .xg_column.xg_span-7.xg_last {display:none;} .xg_widget_forum_topic_show .xg_column.xg_span-7.xg_last {display:none;}