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Rex the runt

Hi everybody does anyone know how Rex the runt was made exactly I know it was done with glass, did the puppets have armatures or did they j…

Started by Robert Thurman

1 May 8, 2016
Reply by Blackshore

Random Question on Polymer clay

So I am using Sculpey Polymer Clay to sculpt, and I was wondering if any of you lovely people know of any tricks or advise for smoothing ou…

Started by Alejandra Medina

11 Apr 2, 2016
Reply by Alejandra Medina

A tribute

Hi all didn't want to repost the same post but just in case you didn't go to general puppet making I wanted to show you this http://www.sto

Started by Robert Thurman

0 Jan 19, 2016

I want to make animal puppets

Hi I am making a Noah's ark video and I need to make at least 10 types of puppet animals I am on planning on using clay and wire armature,…

Started by Robert

5 Jan 10, 2016
Reply by Don Carlson

Newplast clay storage

Hi all, just wanted to share a tip for storing Newplast clay. Forgive me if it's already common knowledge. So I recently started pulling ol…

Started by Scott DaRos

7 Feb 3, 2015
Reply by Scott DaRos

Wax animation test

Hi folks, finally putting my money where my mouth is and giving the animation wax a test drive.  Here's a short loop illustrating its elast…

Started by Don Carlson

13 Jan 17, 2015
Reply by Strider

Flesh-Colored Clay

Hey guys! I know from experience that you can mix existing colors of Plasticine to get clay to get new colors. Do you guys know how to make…

Started by Joe (Dinoman217)

17 Oct 11, 2014
Reply by Don Carlson

FLEXIBLE air-dry clay!

Hi folks, I keep seeing this stuff called "Cloud Clay" at art supply stores, and it doesn't seem to have taken hold in the stop motion comm…

Started by Don Carlson

12 Mar 8, 2014
Reply by Don Carlson

Paint on clay?

As a total newbie on claymation I was wondering what paint I should use on my plastiline puppets? Will the paint break when I animate the p…

Started by Anne Koreman

10 Jan 9, 2014
Reply by Ed Riccardi

Clay molding problems

I'm making replacement animation parts that will be cast from plastic but sculpted in clay.  To speed this up I want to mold a base shape t…

Started by Dave Hettmer

17 Nov 23, 2013
Reply by Lucas

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