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securing your armature for different shots

So, I haven't worked out my tie-downs yet, and only have an armature, but wanted to mess around with some animation. I sat the armature dow…

Started by Mark Blann

2 yesterday
Reply by Geoff Clark

Making silicone hands

I've made this paw out of clay and baked it. Now I would like to make a mold from it to create a replica using silicone. I bought some Rebo…

Started by Darius Stuart

8 May 11
Reply by Darius Stuart

Is there a common scale people usually work with?

Is there a common scale people work with? or is it "to each there own?" I'm currently working at 1 inch to a foot. 1/12 scale? So my puppet…

Started by Mikey Pounds

12 May 4
Reply by David Braga

big ball joints!

Hey gang does ANYONE know of a source of LARGER balls with LARGER holes? No-one seems to sell any metal ball with a hole bored larger than…

Started by tam hinton

0 May 4

Rigging, tie downs, and practice

Hello everyone, I'm currently trying to practice stop motion and improve my skill. I have a few questions:  When animating a walk, is it e…

Started by Graham Ludders

3 Apr 27
Reply by Adam Taylor

Armature for a Teddy Bear

Hey everyone, I've been wanting to animate a Teddy Bear (actually grabbing a teddy bear and dissecting it and putting an armature inside) a…

Started by Matias Rengel

1 Apr 17
Reply by Tom Brierton

best material for body forms

so folks, what are we using for block forms in armatures currently? I'm making quite a complex, multi-armed piece, using joints from a few…

Started by tam hinton

6 Apr 13
Reply by David Braga

Newbie Greetings & Ball-and-Socket Research

Greetings, http://adamloomis.com/adamploomis.tumblr.com I'm 29, graduated in 2011 with a degree in Film Studies. In college, I took some el…

Started by Adam Loomis

3 Apr 11
Reply by Mark Blann

Entry 27 of my stop motion web series

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C46yDt40sbU&t=2s

Started by Hasani Walker

0 Apr 7

Need help with supply listis

hello, I am a third year B.F.A animation student , and I am currently taking a mold making class. For my final, I would like to create a st…

Started by Momo

1 Apr 6
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

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