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100 Days of Plasticine

Hello!I'm pretty new here but thought I'd say hello. I'm a stop motion animator/model maker trying to work my way in to industry or get mys…

Started by Designasaur

18 Aug 21, 2017
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Ask a Model Maker...

Howdy y'all! My name is McKinlay. I work in the model shop at Laika Studios. I've been a professional model maker for 10 years or so and ha…

Started by McKinlay

22 May 18, 2017
Reply by Bharoto Yekti

Liquid Latex for Build-Up Puppet Heads

Hey folks! I am looking for the right kind of liquid latex to use to build-up puppet heads with. I was searching Amazon, but there are a…

Started by L Carter

7 Apr 11, 2017
Reply by L Carter

Modeling Faces for 3D Printing

Hey Guys! So I have a quick question and need some direction... I am in the process of teaching myself Maya and wanted to know if there ar…

Started by Kevin Stratton

1 Nov 19, 2016
Reply by Dennis Heinzeroth

materials for eyes

New guy here. I looked through many of the discussions and posts on this site. I'm currently in the sculpting phase of a puppet using chava…

Started by Adam

11 Jan 18, 2016
Reply by Stu Pynn

Mystery Clay (Pro-Clay vs. Monster Clay)

I really love waxed based clays like monster clay but I've always wanted it to be harder. I got a gift bag recently from my local FX shop (…

Started by Jason Whetzell

13 Dec 27, 2015
Reply by Greyguy

First attempt at any type of sculpting

This was my first attempt at sculpting a prototype for my puppet. I'd love your thoughts and tips.

Started by Devin Singleton

3 Feb 17, 2015
Reply by Simon Tytherleigh

Making Heads and bodies

I now have an armature ready to be sculpted with. I just need to get ideas on how must I start with. I could still recall that I used to co…

Started by Mastermind Films

5 Apr 20, 2014
Reply by Mastermind Films

Help with Hands

Hello all! I would love input and suggestions on the best way to make hands for my puppets. I have a link below for a short test video on t…

Started by Philmation

6 Mar 30, 2014
Reply by Don Carlson

Dragon Update: sculpting help!

Here’s my update on my dragon puppet so far:  I’ve very drastically changed his character and appearance, which I’m much happier with. I’ve…

Started by Verity

9 Mar 4, 2014
Reply by Verity

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