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20th Anniversary for StopMotionAnimation.com

Hey all, it was just about 20 years ago that I purchased this domain name and set up this website in April of 1999. Over the years, it's be…

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Use this space to tell everyone about yourself and your interest in stop motion animation.

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Horse Puppet Issue

Hi There, I have been a long time reader but have just joined the group! I recently made a horse with a wire armature and articulated jaw w…

Started by Rebecca Agnew in GENERAL PUPPET MAKING

7 5 hours ago
Reply by StopmoNick

1:6 scale props

Does anyone have any suggestions on purchasing 1:6 scale props? I've found that there's much more 1:12 props. I have found some things in K…

Started by Devin Pingree in MODEL DEPARTMENT

1 5 hours ago
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Cheap foam latex?

I’ve been looking into foam latex and MonsterMaker’s is really expensive. Is there a cheaper alternative?

Started by Count Croc in STOPMO NEWBIES

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Anyone here follow Frantic Frames on Instagram? I did a podcast with him on how he gets lots of brands asking him to do stop mo posts on Instagram

If you're following my podcast, I just posted the latest episode with Instagram-famous Ben Treat, otherwise known as Frantic Frames, who's…

Started by Mozen in STOP MOTION FILM DISCUSSION

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Yank Tug Yank -- short film

Hello! I'd like to share my short film Yank Tug Yank completed in 2017. https://vimeo.com/226621152

Started by Maureen Z in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

0 Sep 10

Podcast with Animator of the first claymation feature film: I Pogo Go

He also animated on Vincent, the stop motion sequence for Elf, the Simpsons stop motion couch gag, and a ton of other stuff!   His story…

Started by Mozen in STOP MOTION FILM DISCUSSION

2 Sep 6
Reply by Duane Petrie

We Know Jack Show Podcast!

New Podcast all about the making of The Nightmare Before Christmas. First episode available now on iTunes or at https://www.weknowjackshow

Started by Anthony Scott in STOP MOTION FILM DISCUSSION

1 Aug 29
Reply by Adam Taylor

*Emerges from underground covered in dust* *Blinks blindly at the sun* ..."Hello is anyone still here??"

Has it been 7 years already?? Guys I don't know if y'all remember me, but I used to frequent this forum quite a lot since about the year 20…

Started by Duane Petrie in ANIMATOR TALK

8 Sep 6
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Making robotic characters.

Hey guys. I was wondering how you would go about making robotic legs such as those from The Empire Strikes Back's AT-AT. I would love to ma…

Started by Count Croc in STOPMO NEWBIES

1 Aug 17
Reply by StopmoNick

House of Monsters Kickstarter Budget Breakdown

Hey everyone, I have been asked to share our preliminary budget from the House of Monsters Kickstarter campaign from a few years ago. This…

Started by Dawn Brown in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT

11 Sep 6
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StopmoNick replied to Devin Pingree's discussion 1:6 scale props
"There are quite a few things made for 12" action figures.  Especially WWII military stuff…"
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StopmoNick replied to Rebecca Agnew's discussion Horse Puppet Issue
"Thanks for the hair tips Rebecca!  I think I will look for mohair.  "
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Rebecca Agnew replied to Rebecca Agnew's discussion Horse Puppet Issue
"Thanks everyone for sharing your experiments and ideas. Time to update my methodologies- I cast it…"
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