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How would you handle a character inhaling?

At one point I have to animate a character who is taking a big whiff of something. Would I need to create a mechanism as part of the intern…

Started by David

2 Apr 29, 2019
Reply by David

Recent B&S Armature

I made this armature a few weeks ago.  This is my second attempt at a fully-articulated ball and socket.  I really wanted to make a hand ar…

Started by Jonathan Hartman

8 Apr 18, 2019
Reply by Jonathan Hartman

Face armature

Hi guys, I'm working on my new puppet film and this time the characters have dialogues, which I haven't done before.  The puppets are made…

Started by Hani

7 Apr 5, 2019
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Looking for Armature Inspiration

Hey all,  Just asking a favor: If any of you have pictures of armatures you have made, particularly pictures taken before any dressing has…

Started by Adam Loomis

6 Apr 3, 2019
Reply by James Krysa

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

16 Apr 2, 2019
Reply by James Krysa

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

6 Apr 2, 2019
Reply by James Krysa

New Biped

Haven't posted in quite a while.  Some of my work was under wraps until the films were released, and while some might be interested in the…

Started by Dave Hettmer

1 Apr 2, 2019
Reply by James Krysa

Nonmetal ball and socket armatures

Hey guys, I've been wondering if there are ways to make ball and socket armatures with only basic tools. I have also been experimenting wit…

Started by Count Croc

1 Mar 11, 2019
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Anybody purchased this armature from eBay?

The link: https://www.ebay.com/itm/M00272-MOREZMORE-HPA-2R-SIMPLE-Humanly-Posable-Armature-STARTER-Puppet-Kit/142908936496?_trkparms=aid%3D

Started by Jet Zhang

7 Feb 18, 2019
Reply by Jet Zhang

Eyebrow paddles

I wonder if I can tap the collected SMA brains on the subject of eyebrow paddles, which I am not doing too successfully just now. I have us…

Started by Simon Tytherleigh

2 Feb 3, 2019
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

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