"Felting is done on itself, the tape which is beneath is only there to hold some filling in place (bubbleplastic body, styrofoam head)
Felting is fairly easy, look it up on youtube, they use it a lot for animal puppets, mostly for dispay purposes…"
"For the floor, just get hold of some perforated steel sheet with the right size holes in it. You can get 3mm and 5mm holes, and the sheet can come in quite big sizes if you need it.
Puppets look lovely!"
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To post an image in the thread, you should click…"
"Well, I don't pretend to be an expert about anything stopmotion, having only made lego stopmotion back when I was eight. Nor am I an expert on wool. But if what I'm hearing is correct, and you want a bunch of changeable mouths, I think the…"
so i have got this new project starting today because a client loved how we did the last animation as a school project (this one: http://www.stopmotionanimation.com/video/dogger-and-catter-spaghetti-con-baffi-2016?xg_source=activity ).because i have learned a lot in between projects, this one is going to be way more professional than the last one. last time i used iron wires, and the puppets were way too small to be animated properly...BUT my question, or subject of discussion: How can i make non-digital mouths look good, if it's possible in the first place. i was thinking of electric wire, or 1mm aluminum wire but i have none lying around atm. and then put some wool around is just like we did for the puppet and keep stabbin' it with a "viltnaald" (im dutch, no idea what vilting is in english, you just stab wool with this needle that has little hooks which pull the wool…See More
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