All Discussions Tagged 'armature' (36)

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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

Copper wire fingers?

Hi I recently bought a beautiful looking ball and socket H1 Pro armature from Malvern Armatures. I also bought a pair of hands with it, and…

Started by Angus Lamont

9 Oct 4, 2015
Reply by trikfx

Do you know the metal of this LAIKA's armature?

I'm a Japanese armature maker and I could take this pic at LAIKA's event in Hiroshima international animation festival. So do you know the…

Started by Toshikazu ISHII

16 Apr 20, 2014
Reply by Armature Guy

Dragon Update: sculpting help!

Here’s my update on my dragon puppet so far:  I’ve very drastically changed his character and appearance, which I’m much happier with. I’ve…

Started by Verity

9 Mar 4, 2014
Reply by Verity

How to build armature?

Hi guys,Newbie here! I've been building some clay figures, but their heads keep falling off.I'm looking into armatures, but I tried to buil…

Started by Beans

5 Jan 8, 2014
Reply by Beans

My First Armature and Clay Character

I'm making my first character on my own, so I'll post my experiments here.  This is a test to see how well I will be able to integrate a st…

Started by Cait

42 Nov 19, 2013
Reply by Jason Whetzell

Narrow Joints

Does anyone use/know of a method to make very small joints for a ball and socket armature?  I'm talking about knee joints in particular, so…

Started by Jonathan Hartman

8 Nov 18, 2013
Reply by philthethrillkill

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