Jack Rack
  • Male
  • Germany
Share

Jack Rack's Discussions

Need advice for my first stop motion film

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ed Riccardi Jun 30. 3 Replies

I’m planning on making a short stop motion film for the first time, and I thought I’d ask you guys for some advice!My idea was to build the head with sculpey, bake it, and then add eyebrows +…Continue

Tags: Eyebrows, Moustache, Clay, Sculpey

 

Jack Rack's Page

Latest Activity

Geoff Clark replied to Jack Rack's discussion Need advice for my first stop motion film
"I approached my facial animation in a similar way. The heads of my characters are rigid air-dry clay, and the brows / eyelids are plasticine. This clay won't dry over time, and sticks just fine to the rigid face. If you make your eyebrows and…"
Jun 25
StopmoNick replied to Jack Rack's discussion Need advice for my first stop motion film
"Unbaked eyebrows - sounds like it could work.  The only caution I can think of is that when unbaked Sculpey is left alone it gets a bit firm, so it might crack or peel off the first time you try moving it.  But if, at the start of the…"
Jun 23
Jack Rack posted a discussion

Need advice for my first stop motion film

I’m planning on making a short stop motion film for the first time, and I thought I’d ask you guys for some advice!My idea was to build the head with sculpey, bake it, and then add eyebrows + moustache without baking them, in order to animate these parts afterwards. As an option, I thought about using magnets for brows + moustache, baking them as well, and having different versions of the moustache for replacement. Will it work like that? How hard will it be to replace/reshape/move those parts…See More
Jun 23
Jack Rack updated their profile
Jun 23

Comment Wall

  • No comments yet!

You need to be a member of StopMotionAnimation.com to add comments!

Join StopMotionAnimation.com

 
 
 

MESSAGE BOARD CATEGORIES

STOPMO NEWBIES
basic stopmo discussion

ANIMATOR TALK
experienced animators looking to improve

CAMERA & STAGE
animation camera, lighting and moco rigs

ANIMATION TOOLS & EQUIPMENT
animation tool and rigging discussion

STOP MOTION & COMPUTERS
frame capture, editing, and post-production

STORY
script, storyboarding and storyreel discussion

SOUND
lip-sync, sound effects and music

YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT
discuss your stopmo film

ARMATURES
ball & socket and wire armature discussion

MACHINE SHOP
metalwork tool & talk

SCULPTING
sculpture information and advice

HAIR & COSTUME
materials, patterns and technique

CASTING
foam, silicone and resin

CLAY
clay puppet construction

GENERAL PUPPET MAKING
other puppet fabrication issues

STOP MOTION SETS
set design and construction information

MODEL DEPARTMENT
miniature prop discussion

MATTE PAINTINGS
glass matte paintings and backgrounds

GENERAL SPECIAL EFFECTS

STOP MOTION FILM DISCUSSION

FAVORITE STOP MOTION CHARACTERS

PRO ANIMATOR DISCUSSION

FILM FESTIVALS AND EVENTS

ANIMATION SCHOOLS

STOP MOTION BOOKS

STOP MOTION ON VIDEO

JOBS & PROJECTS
post here if you are looking for talent to hire

SWAP MEET
stop motion items for sale

CHAT BOARD
general discussion

SITE FEEDBACK
report bugs, comments and suggestions here

Latest Activity

Stanislav Bzhezinskyi commented on Stanislav Bzhezinskyi's video
yesterday
Ian Harding commented on BlackSmithFilms's video
Thumbnail

LEGO Wild West

"Well Done! This was GREAT action, very smooth, fab lego building's oved the fire moving…"
yesterday
Maureen Z replied to Anthony Scott's discussion 20th Anniversary for StopMotionAnimation.com
"This site is the best! I've learned so so so much. The folks on here are so generous with…"
Sunday
James Krysa replied to Marnik's discussion Tips for stabilising a flimsy tripod?
Saturday

© 2019   Created by Anthony Scott.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

.xg_widget_forum_index_index .xg_column.xg_span-7.xg_last {display:none;} .xg_widget_forum_topic_listForCategory .xg_column.xg_span-7.xg_last {display:none;} .xg_widget_forum_topic_show .xg_column.xg_span-7.xg_last {display:none;}