GENERAL PUPPET MAKING (141)

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Are My Characters Original?

Hi guys I'm new here and am very excited to be in this awesome stop-motion community :) Basically, I am working on a stop-motion short film…

Started by Natalie Grammer

8 on Wednesday
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

puppet diy costs

I'm wondering how much it will cost me to create a puppet after purchasing a ball socket armature. I see that the armatures can fall around…

Started by Hannah Garcia

5 on Tuesday
Reply by Evan DeRushie

Is asking 300$ for a ball and socket armature puppet (from scratch) enough?

Hi!I'm hannah. I'm new here and am looking to pitch my final thesis project as a short stop motion film. I'm so happy to have found this si…

Started by Hannah Garcia

16 on Tuesday
Reply by Evan DeRushie

Clothes: Sculpted vs Sewn

I have a character that's going to be in different scenarios throughout my planned series of mini-films. 1/8th scale, so around 9 inches ta…

Started by Dennis Heinzeroth

12 Jan 5
Reply by Dennis Heinzeroth

Clay & Silicone hybrid

Just finished my first project--3 minute Claymation with 95% of the work done post, but I am happy with it. The issues with clay are well d…

Started by GREGG DIAMANT

14 Jan 2
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

0 Dec 18, 2016

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

4 Nov 28, 2016
Reply by Adam Taylor

3D scanner

Hello everyone, I need to 3D print some masks for my characters and I would like to finish the modeling by myself. Someone knows some good…

Started by Patrulinka

3 Nov 24, 2016
Reply by DwayneKerrigan

How to apply feathers to foam latex or silicone

Hello! I'm teaching myself how to make stop motion puppets, and this will be the first time I cast anything. The character I plan on making…

Started by Heather Inman

5 Oct 6, 2016
Reply by StopmoNick

Casting Dragon skin puppets in ultracal

Hi, For the past year or so I've been using ultracal to make molds of monster clay heads and bodies.  No matter how much Crystal Clear/dull…

Started by Jason Whetzell

5 Oct 3, 2016
Reply by StopmoNick

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