Timmus's Friends

  • Al Perez
  • Dalmatian Mice
  • Gabriel Möhring
  • Shane Tweten
  • Richard Svensson
  • Jon Peters
  • Matthew Wierenga
  • Daniel Ruiz Lucero
  • Karen Happel
  • Feliks Horn
  • oliver woodward
  • crazy chris
  • Fursy TEYSSIER
  • Dawn Brown
  • Cait

Timmus's Discussions

Ink Detailing On Latex Puppets

Started this discussion. Last reply by Timmus Sep 28, 2013. 19 Replies

Continue

Tags: armature, joint, making, TEDCO, Studios

 

Bringing Imagination to Realization since 1979

Latest Activity

Timmus commented on Regina Resende's album
Thumbnail

Stop Motion

"Great use of the helping hands pieces ! :) how many kits did it take to build this guy?"
Mar 24
Timmus commented on Mike's photo
Thumbnail

"Will" Resin Head Armature

"Nice work Will, that head looks fantastic. I found measuring the volume required exactly and then mixing the exact amount needed so you can pour away using soft plastic container so you can pinch to help control the speed and can pour straight down.…"
Mar 20
Timmus commented on rick gibson's photo
Thumbnail

SKULL

"love the gums and teeth"
Mar 6
Timmus replied to Hairyhands's discussion Dragon frame, post production
"Nick and Lauri have given you great advice so far. Nick is right about DF having an aspect ratio mask option within Dragonframe which, as Nick mentioned, overlays a mask so you can be sure to set up your shots for the aspect ratio you are using. A…"
Mar 6
Timmus commented on Tetsu Kawamura's photo
Thumbnail

tiny armature, ted figure, horse armature

"Your armatures are stunning and clearly designed and built with great care and effort. They are beautiful."
Feb 26
Timmus commented on Timmus's photo
Thumbnail

_TD10461

"Hi Cait, this version of Harry is just fake fur glued on in pieces. Great for posing but not too hot for animating as the fabric of the fur is quite thick and limited motion much more than I thought it would. I am now trying to build all my furred…"
Feb 24
Cait commented on Timmus's photo
Thumbnail

_TD10461

"Hey Timmus-What did you use for the fur?"
Feb 24
Timmus commented on Timmus's photo
Thumbnail

_TD10461

"Thanks very much :)"
Feb 23
felicia rose commented on Timmus's photo
Thumbnail

_TD10461

"I love this!"
Feb 23
Dennis commented on Timmus's photo
Thumbnail

Cyclopean

"If memory serves, von Dutch started pinstriping motorcycles. That caught on with the hot rod and custom car fraternity and his work was always in the car magazines.  I think von Dutch, when I knew of him, did mostly pinstriping. Others came…"
Feb 23
Timmus commented on Timmus's photo
Thumbnail

Cyclopean

"That is awesome! I have heard of Von Dutch brand but didn't know there was graphic art too. That flying eyeball is awesome! I remember the brand when I was a kid in high school now painfully far in the past. Did VonDutch do crazy hot rod…"
Feb 23
Dennis commented on Timmus's photo
Thumbnail

Cyclopean

"Many years ago, in my early twenties, I was heavily into cars and hot rod culture. Pin striping and scallops were very much in vouge and a leading practitioner of the art was a Californian called Von Dutch. His trademark image was a flying eyeball.…"
Feb 23
BenniArt commented on Timmus's photo
Thumbnail

Cyclopean

"I see ^__^'"
Feb 22
Timmus commented on Timmus's photo
Thumbnail

Cyclopean

"Lol I was pretty happy with the wing texture. I used a gauze attached over wire and the latex really left a nice latticework pattern and then I had some fun with the inks :)"
Feb 22
BenniArt commented on Timmus's photo
Thumbnail

Cyclopean

"You're welcome ;) Although you are right about the eyes which really improve the effect of soul in those little beasts I also love the wings with this dynamic skin."
Feb 22
Timmus commented on Timmus's photo
Thumbnail

Cyclopean

"Thank you for the kind words. The credit really goes to the eyes which really make the rest look much better. The lifelike quality of the eyes has proved an amazing improvement on everything I have used them on so far. They are from the…"
Feb 22
BenniArt commented on Timmus's photo
Thumbnail

Cyclopean

"Stunning details! :o"
Feb 22
Timmus commented on Timmus's photo
Thumbnail

Cyclopean

"Thanks very much Zoe :)"
Feb 22
Zoe Moss commented on Timmus's photo
Thumbnail

Cyclopean

"These are awesome! "
Feb 22
Timmus commented on Steve Boot's video
Thumbnail

Animation Toolkit promo

"Nice work Steve. I got a few of those armature kits from Wes and love them. A very entertaining clip of the kit going together. Cheers, Tim"
Feb 12

Timmus's Photos

Loading…

Timmus's Blog

Bringing Imagination to Realization Since 1979

Posted on January 20, 2014 at 8:30pm 7 Comments

Hello to all the good folks out there!

One crazy man and his dream. I would like to keep track all of my progress in one place and so will be adding to this blog as I go. Please scroll down and check it out:) Newest additions at the bottom.  I have, over the last year, been learning some of the magic and mystique of an art form that first inspired me as a kid watching Ray Harryhausen's skeleton warriors. I am doing this because I love it which has been attracting others who think the same way.

I use TEDCO Studios as a frame of mind, a form of initial focus point for the energy this adventure has been generating.  

I want to thank every person who posts, shares, helps and encourages others. I would not be able to have accomplished what I have in the last months learning character creation and stop motion and lighting without your help. I am truly grateful. 

I am not trying to be presumptuous or egotistical, just building my dream. 

Now that I have learned a few more etiquette guidelines for this site I will start posting the things I have been working on in a blog to try to keep things in order. Clearly visible in the picture of one of my workstations, you can see that I work my fingers to the bone in everything I do trying to learn as much as possible over the last few months from all you incredibly…

Continue

Comment Wall (7 comments)

At 1:16am on October 27, 2013, Richard Svensson said…

Hi, and thanks for the friend request! We're all of a kind here, and it's great to get to know new passionate artists.

At 7:50am on December 29, 2013, Dalmatian Mice said…

Lived in Van for a pretty long time. I moved to London 2 years ago but am movin back to BC in the spring. Your from Vancouver! good to see some people doin stop motion there Bowes just is not holding it down.

At 5:05pm on January 4, 2014, Lucinda Clawz said…
Thanks! Ever evolving the characters. little by little.
At 1:24am on January 9, 2014, Fursy TEYSSIER said…

Thanks a lot for your message.

please write me here: else@lesdiscrets.com if you don't mind. Will be easier for me to answer you. :)

At 4:28am on January 9, 2014, Fursy TEYSSIER said…

Pardon! En plus je t'ai écris en anglais, alors que tu m'as écris en français. Ta grammaire est très bonne! continue!!! :)
J'attends ton email! Merci!!

At 3:56pm on January 21, 2014, grecodan said…

Thanks for the compliment. I've been a stopmo fan for approximately 38 years, so I guess you accumulate a little knowledge over time, even if I don't actually practice the art very often. Good luck on your projects! (BTW, my avatar is a she! She's Graziella, the star of my last production...which was also the first bit of animation I've done in 30 years.)

At 7:17pm on February 12, 2014, Brian Demoskoff said…

i live in toronto now.  i used to live in Vancouver. whats going on there? Are you working on anything?

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

Join StopMotionAnimation.com

 
 
 

KICKSTARTER / INDIEGOGO PROJECTS

MESSAGE BOARD QUICK LINKS

Message Board

Frame rate and shooting on 2s what to do/ help.

Started by Ben Tobin in NEWBIE CORNER. Last reply by Kit 16 hours ago. 16 Replies

Hi, I'm really new to stop motion and have been trying out various frame rates but am mostly sticking to 24p for no particular reason.  after my first couple of attempts I switched to shooting in/on twos (1photo for 2 frames) as I have read that a…Continue

Live Chat On AnimateClay.com Reminder

Started by Ron Cole in ANIMATOR TALK. Last reply by Ron Cole yesterday. 211 Replies

Don't forget, on WEDNESDAYS (Thursdays on the first week of each month)  there's a…Continue

Nobby - The Dinosaur

Started by James Wilkinson in YOUR STOPMO FILM PROJECT. Last reply by StampMotionStudio yesterday. 11 Replies

Hi Guys, Just wanted to share with you our latest stop mo project! Its far from perfect and has been sitting around on my computer for ages so we thought we'd just finish off the post production and release what we've done. Would love any…Continue

Tags: felt, foam, frame, tentacle, nobby

Need help with Macro and Wide Angle Lens

Started by Mastermind Films in CAMERA & STAGE. Last reply by Mastermind Films on Tuesday. 13 Replies

I made a discussion about camera equipment previously, and I still remember all the lessons I learned about cameras, lenses etc.I am just a bit confused with my lenses.  My grandpa gave me two lenses. (it's in the pictures) It came from a Nikon SLR.…Continue

Sculpture time lapse

Started by Wes Simpkins in NEWBIE CORNER on Tuesday. 0 Replies

http://youtu.be/2XfqNVt3QZEThis is a time lapse of the 2nd sculpture for the latest project. There's still detailing left which will be done by the end of the week!Continue

The Problem:

Started by Varg Ossian in NEWBIE CORNER. Last reply by Varg Ossian on Tuesday. 7 Replies

What to Practice? What to Focus on?Stop motion, is unique in that it requires a considerable amount of materials and skills in order to create... something... anything. So what specific aspects should I practice on in order to become good, or even…Continue

Photos

Loading…

BLOGS

Create a Blog for your personal page. Go to My Page and click on Blog Posts. Access all Blog Posts here.

© 2014   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;}