GENERAL PUPPET MAKING (155)

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Wool and Felt Puppet

Hey Everyone,  I am looking to learn how to create wool/felt puppets much like the ones from 'oh willy '.Would anyone know how to do this o…

Started by Jennifer Kidd

3 Oct 4
Reply by Mohammed Soliman

Sugru moldable glue

Has anyone tried this stuff? Looks interesting. Numerous uses for stop motion. Seems like you should use gloves as it can stain apparently…

Started by Eric Scott

1 Sep 25
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Sculpting unusual replacement faces

This is an update of sorts to an older thread (http://www.stopmotionanimation.com/forum/topics/replacement-tree-mouth) as I've gotten some…

Started by Daniel Waine

4 Aug 18
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Video tutorials for needle felting puppets?

I'm learning to do needle felting with wool, and the process itself is relatively straightforward - however, I could really do with some st…

Started by Dylan Lee

1 May 30
Reply by Jennifer Kidd

Attaching Replacement Mouths to Puppet Heads

Hi I'm making some puppet heads which are made of polystyrene with a layer of latex over the top. I'm going to make a set of replacement mo…

Started by Joe

4 May 25
Reply by StopmoNick

Cheap and easy puppet making - add your tips & tricks!

I love making puppets and I'm always pushing for high quality. But I have been teaching silicone puppet making to BA animation students, an…

Started by Bianca Ansems

44 May 20
Reply by Lydia Hibbert

L200 foam

So I just finished the Chiodo Bros 4 part DVD series on stop motion from the Stan Winston School (highly recommended). I was intrigued to h…

Started by Eric Scott

3 May 18
Reply by Eric Scott

New puppet eyes

Hey everyone, I bought these eyes from animation toolkit and was wondering if anyone else bought it and worked out how to use them without…

Started by Mohammed Soliman

2 Apr 29
Reply by Mohammed Soliman

Making puppet heads with Sugru

Hi Has anyone had any success with using sugru to make puppets? I've just ordered some as it looks like it could be a pretty good material…

Started by Joe

5 Apr 26
Reply by Joe

Airbrush Compressor Recommendation

Hi folks, got my Paasche H and now looking for a compressor. What PSI do I need for running PAX paint through an airbrush? Any thoughts muc…

Started by Eric Scott

5 Apr 23
Reply by Iulian Demetrescu

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