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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

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

A few pictures of my new Halloween animation I'm busy with

Dear all, I'm busy with a Halloween themed animation. I got this idea about a severed hand that's up to no good, but all is not as it seems…

Started by DoubleG

0 Sep 30, 2017

How Do I Set Tension For a Ball And Socket Armature? Should I Grease The Joints?

  Anyone have any tips on setting the tension for the joints on my ball and socket joints? I know the legs and hip joints should be somewha…

Started by bigbossross

1 Apr 8, 2017
Reply by Marc Spess

I'm choosing between TWO online armature kits...

Hi there!!I'll be ordering two armatures this week but am not sure which to go for. option one is through: http://www.animationsupplies.net

Started by Hannah Garcia

5 Mar 24, 2017
Reply by Brandon Ayers

Help with mold making for Silicone puppet!

Hello all!   I am in the process of making a 12 inch tall 1:6 scale silicone puppet, and have reached a point where I have several question…

Started by bigbossross

19 Feb 1, 2017
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Whats the best silicone to use?

What is the best silicone I can use for a stop-motion puppet? Are there any brands that are better?Are there more affordable ones but will…

Started by T F

2 Nov 8, 2016
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Fluid movement with Homemade Armature

Hello everybody! Complete newby here, so be warned. I apologize if a similar discussion already exists but i couldn't find one. I've spent…

Started by MotionNovice

15 Sep 28, 2016
Reply by MotionNovice

Best armature wire for 3 - 5 in puppet

Hi all, I'm prepping to build felt puppets that will probably stand about 3 to 5 inches high (the reason for the range of heights is becau…

Started by rioforce

1 Aug 29, 2016
Reply by StopmoNick

Latex for build up puppet?

hey folks,    I've been teaching myself some stop motion with random objects and things for a bit and I'm starting to try and make some 'bu…

Started by Renaka

8 May 25, 2016
Reply by Fabian

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