GENERAL PUPPET MAKING (152)

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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 on Saturday
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

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

2 May 10
Reply by Joe

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

My Puppets (Woop)

Alright dudes, I have pretty much finished my main characters. Still working on a couple of side characters. Take a look! Side note: I'm ne…

Started by Natalie Grammer

4 Mar 18
Reply by Natalie Grammer

Building a Mech/Exo Suit for stop motion

Hey everyone, I'm trying to think of a way in which I can construct a robotic mech or exo suit for stop motion animation. I'm casting my ey…

Started by Cadmus Rimbeaux

5 Mar 6
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

3D Printer from xyz printing

I found this promo online yesterday, and wanted to know if anyone had any more information on the da Vinci 1.0 Blue.  The price is right, b…

Started by Adam Taylor

1 Feb 28
Reply by Iulian Demetrescu

About flocking silicone

Hi, I was wondering if someone have any advices on how to flock silicone (using a flocking machine)? I know it is easier on foam latex, bu…

Started by Alix LAINE

6 Feb 28
Reply by StopmoNick

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