Has anyone tried this stuff? Looks interesting. Numerous uses for stop motion. Seems like you should use gloves as it can stain apparently but for a flexible permanent bond could work. Tempted to buy…Continue
So I just finished the Chiodo Bros 4 part DVD series on stop motion from the Stan Winston School (highly recommended). I was intrigued to hear about this L200 foam they use for building up puppets.…Continue
"I remember an episode of the X-Files “Jose Chung’s from Outta Space” where they filmed the creature- live actor in costume- and then went back to remove frames and manipulate the footage so it had a stop motion look to it. I…"
"This looks great! You’ve started well. My first armature was wire. These I haven’t used but do look fabulous. I am looking forward to seeing what you animate. If you want to get tips and tricks on how to animate etc. Check out my Stop…"
"Hi. This is the armabenders kit. i only just assembled it. needs adjustment. i've never used a ball and socket armature before. so i will have to experiment with the tightness at each joint.
The table (perforated sheet) needs a few more…"
"wow, nice design. i would be a little concerned with chatter on the fur. some of it rather long . . fortunately some useful materials available to cut down on that sort of thing . . good luck! awesome looking puppet. . "
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