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Lightweight materials for head?

Hello again! I'm currently making a new puppet and I'm running into that age old problem of making a lightweight head. The head is currentl…

Started by Zoe Moss

12 Sep 9, 2012
Reply by Jim Arthurs

Acrylic Paint Sealer question

Hello everyone! It's been a little while and I have a question that could really use some answers, or at least some thoughts. Since I start…

Started by Zoe Moss

4 Aug 22, 2012
Reply by Zoe Moss

Painting latex?

What type of paint should i use to paint latex? can i paint on it with regular paint? what kind of paint?  sorry... I'm trying to make a "b…

Started by Bernardo Marinho

19 Aug 22, 2012
Reply by Ethan Bartholomae

Glues?

Hey stopmotimators, I'm working on a stop motion music video, my first stop mo project in about 8 years. I've fabricated my puppets out of…

Started by Michael P. Heneghan

3 Aug 16, 2012
Reply by Michael P. Heneghan

Gorilla fur

After trying to decide what to use for fur for the puppet I'm building, I received my fur samples from National Fiber Technologies. All I c…

Started by rick gibson

5 Aug 15, 2012
Reply by rick gibson

How do you think this was made?

I was wondering how the Cormoran puppet from Jack The Giant Killer was made. Would the head have been wooden then covered with the latex f…

Started by Angus Lamont

4 Aug 13, 2012
Reply by Rick Catizone

SCULPTOR , ARMATURE AND PUPPETRY SERVICES

Hello there, I'm an animator from Mexico, I recently made my own shortfilm (Mutatio, 2011), you can check a trailer on vimeo: http://vimeo.…

Started by Leon Fernandez

0 Aug 8, 2012

Suggestions for cat's eyes?

Hi everyone, I'm in the process of making a short film with two characters, of which one is a cat. The scene is in a nightly setting, my in…

Started by Roos Mattaar

9 Jul 17, 2012
Reply by Roos Mattaar

how can i get a puppet to stand without falling over

hello, i have made a puppet for a short animation where the puppet comes on and performs bizarre and simply disturbing magic tricks, the pu…

Started by Alexander Reynolds

2 Jul 17, 2012
Reply by Alexander Reynolds

Painting silicone?

Normally I just make batch of silicone the right colour so it comes out correct, but i have a full silicone torso in the works which needs…

Started by Marnik

2 Jul 12, 2012
Reply by Marnik

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