Hello everybody!

I have been creating stopmotion for a while now, though there's always things to figure out. 

I'm working on my grad film at the moment and here are the characters:

As you can see, tiny feet. So tying down the characters to the stage would be kind of tricky. I probably going to have to adjust their design but if there's any ideas out there that will make this design work please do tell!

I'll keep updating my progress too, both here and my blog. THANK YOU!

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Great looking characters!
Small metal block in each foot, probably with a hole drilled and tapped. Small screws, with metal blocks drilled and tapped to take the place of wingnuts for tightening, because they probably don't make wingnuts in the smaller sizes. I'm thinking M3 if metric, or 1/8th inch in the older imperial threads I still have some of.
I have made aluminium block tiedowns for 2 1/2 to 3" tall mini puppets, i had to file the outside down after drilling the tiedown holes in the blocks, to get them small enough. The main thing is, the bottom of the block needs to be bigger around than the hole dilled into the set for the screw, or it gets pulled in. With my usual T and Slot tiedowns I needed a bigger diameter hole to fit the T through, so the smallest foot blocks did tend to sink into the hole and weren't as stable. So threaded screws are better for this.
With wire armatures, a single hole drilled in the top to epoxy glue 2 or 3 armature wires into.

Thank you StopmoNick! Today I went out shopping and found some small chicago nuts and bolts that I think would do the job. But yeah, the edge needs to be file down. Your advice is much appreciated! 

You can get away with using tie-down screws as small as 4-40, if not even smaller, especially for a very small lightweight puppet. 

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