HAIR & COSTUME (22)

Discussions Replies Latest Activity

How do you determine what kind of fabric you need for your costumes?

I've learned that the fabric you would use in real life for a certain article of clothing is not the same type of fabric you might use for…

Started by David

3 Feb 12
Reply by Strider

EVA foam helmets

I thought I would add a couple of pics on here to show some helmets I have made from 2mm EVA foam. They are glued together with contact adh…

Started by Simon Tytherleigh

6 Feb 9
Reply by Greyguy

Help creating real or synthetic hair?

Hey guys, I'm just about to start making a character for my short film and I'm struggling to think of how to I'm going to do the hair. It's…

Started by Donna Yeatman

7 Feb 6
Reply by noah oscar

Shoes and cloths

I just found this great artist in Instagram. Great detailled clots and props by Tatiana Bugai @ http://stripedboxdolls.com/ She is sharing…

Started by Tatu P

3 Feb 6
Reply by noah oscar

Clothing or Silicone?

So, I'm building my first serious armature. Ball and socket. I really want this to look right when it's done. (don't we all?) Anyway, at fi…

Started by Mark Blann

1 Apr 14, 2018
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

About animating clothes at wind / falling / running tec

Hi, i heard that proffesional animatiors feel scared making it...is it so difficult? inserting a wire web into the fabric could be enough?,…

Started by DimensionalAnimator

1 Mar 16, 2018
Reply by StopmoNick

Hair for silicone puppet

Greetings all, I was active on here about 4 months ago and you guys were so helpful, thank you for that. Would anyone give me some advice…

Started by Natalie Grammer

17 Dec 13, 2017
Reply by Natalie Grammer

Reducing shine on synthetic fur

We are working on a new puppet, a bird covered which will be covered in synthetic fur. The problem is when the synthetic fur is under the c…

Started by Eleanor Evans

6 Jun 11, 2017
Reply by Adam Taylor

Felt Cowboy Hat

I'm trying to make a Boss of the Planes style cowboy hat. I've been looking and looking for some very thin felt fabric but can only find ve…

Started by Stuart Bury

10 Jan 26, 2017
Reply by StopmoNick

silicone on hair and costumes

Has anyone experience of using silicone on hair and costumes, like they did for KUBO? Any tips? Anyone from LAIKA able to share your techni…

Started by Simon Tytherleigh

0 Dec 30, 2016

RSS

MESSAGE BOARD CATEGORIES

STOPMO NEWBIES
basic stopmo discussion

ANIMATOR TALK
experienced animators looking to improve

CAMERA & STAGE
animation camera, lighting and moco rigs

ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT
animation tool and rigging discussion

STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS
frame capture, editing, and post-production

STORY
script, storyboarding and storyreel discussion

SOUND
lip-sync, sound effects and music

YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT
discuss your stopmo film

ARMATURES
ball & socket and wire armature discussion

MACHINE SHOP
metalwork tool & talk

SCULPTING
sculpture information and advice

HAIR & COSTUME
materials, patterns and technique

CASTING
foam, silicone and resin

CLAY
clay puppet construction

GENERAL PUPPET MAKING
other puppet fabrication issues

STOP MOTION SETS
set design and construction information

MODEL DEPARTMENT
miniature prop discussion

MATTE PAINTINGS
glass matte paintings and backgrounds

GENERAL SPECIAL EFFECTS

STOP MOTION FILM DISCUSSION

FAVORITE STOP MOTION CHARACTERS

PRO ANIMATOR DISCUSSION

FILM FESTIVALS AND EVENTS

ANIMATION SCHOOLS

STOP MOTION BOOKS

STOP MOTION ON VIDEO

JOBS & PROJECTS
post here if you are looking for talent to hire

SWAP MEET
stop motion items for sale

CHAT BOARD
general discussion

SITE FEEDBACK
report bugs, comments and suggestions here

Latest Activity

James Krysa replied to Marnik's discussion Tips for stabilising a flimsy tripod?
20 hours ago
Adam Taylor replied to Marnik's discussion Tips for stabilising a flimsy tripod?
"What is the problem you are currently having with the tripod?  There really isn't a…"
yesterday
James Krysa replied to Marnik's discussion Tips for stabilising a flimsy tripod?
"Hey Nick,  yeah good point, I guess most of us need the flexibility of the tripod setup,…"
yesterday
StopmoNick replied to Marnik's discussion Tips for stabilising a flimsy tripod?
"I find I usually need to move the tripod from one shot to the next, so although a concrete block…"
Friday

© 2019   Created by Anthony Scott.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

.xg_widget_forum_index_index .xg_column.xg_span-7.xg_last {display:none;} .xg_widget_forum_topic_listForCategory .xg_column.xg_span-7.xg_last {display:none;} .xg_widget_forum_topic_show .xg_column.xg_span-7.xg_last {display:none;}