HAIR & COSTUME (20)

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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
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
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

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

3 Nov 21, 2017
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

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

Synthetic Hair

Hello, I was wondering if anyone has used synthetic hair on puppets, and whether there is a particular type, which you can glue onto a hard…

Started by Suraya

1 Dec 30, 2016
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Hair for puppet

Hi all, I'm new here but have been checking out the site over the past couple of weeks and have found it incredibly helpful and interesting…

Started by Alex Cantouris

6 Mar 28, 2016
Reply by Alex Cantouris

Hair in Miracle Maker

Does anyone know how they did the hair in The Miracle Maker? It looks amazing, and does not seem to dance about much. Years ago we used to…

Started by Simon Tytherleigh

5 Jan 13, 2016
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

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