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Tips on painting on silicone?
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I use smooth-on dragon skin fx pro for making all my puppets and I feel like they always come out looking really good. The main problem I've found is when I try to paint them. I've been using psycho…Continue

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Matthew Kite replied to Matthew Kite's discussion Tips on painting on silicone?
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Simon Tytherleigh replied to Matthew Kite's discussion Tips on painting on silicone?
"It certainly isn't as easy as they make it look! There's a good YT channel called Brick in the Yard where they demonstrate painting with silicone. They just mix up some of the base silicone they have been using, then thin it. You have to…"
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Tips on painting on silicone?

I use smooth-on dragon skin fx pro for making all my puppets and I feel like they always come out looking really good. The main problem I've found is when I try to paint them. I've been using psycho paint with silc pig and novocs as a solvent. I find when I paint without using a solvent the paint is really thick and won't stay in place, it will just follow gravity and mess up. But when I add the solvent, even using less then the recommended amount, it gets so thin that you can see through the…See More
Jul 24
StopmoNick commented on Matthew Kite's video
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Slug "Walk" Cycle (this is foreshadowing)

"I like how it pushes with the back part of it's foot, instead of just sliding along like a rigid object. (When I animated snails, they just slid along, and this is way better.)  Looks promising!"
Jul 13
Matthew Kite posted a video

Slug "Walk" Cycle (this is foreshadowing)

#stopmotion #animation #shortsIs this a teaser for something big? Hmm... maybe, who knows?
Jul 13
StopmoNick commented on Matthew Kite's video
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Shrink Ray Stop Motion

"The frog moves have a nice snappy Pose-to-Pose quality, very definite and expressive.  I had to watch twice more to see the shrinking object, I was too focussed on the frog.  There is a pause where he looks at the object, which should…"
Jun 29
Matthew Kite commented on Matthew Kite's video
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Shrink Ray Stop Motion

"I don't know how to reply to comments ;-;"
Jun 28
Matthew Kite posted a video

Shrink Ray Stop Motion

Another stop motion practice animation, my frog assistant tries out his new shrink ray. The character animation is kinda meh but the actual shrinking part lo...
Jun 28
Ian Harding commented on Matthew Kite's video
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Ball throw animation

"Hi, Matthew, That was brilliant, love the frog!, very smooth and acurate! well done :)"
May 26
StopmoNick commented on Matthew Kite's video
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Ball throw animation

"It does look smooth, and the arm action is nice!  Puts a lot of energy into it like he is really throwing it.  Only thing I noticed is, the arm seems to swing very fast, but the ball doesn't appear to travel quite as fast once it is…"
May 8
Matthew Kite replied to Anthony Scott's discussion Please Introduce Yourself
"What's good guys? I'm Matthew, I've only really been animating for about half a year but I love it and really want to keep improving, and a place like this seems like it would offer some helpful guidance. I hope I can get to know…"
May 8
Matthew Kite posted a video

Ball throw animation

#shorts #animation #stopmotionReally happy with how this turned out, the beginning at least I think looks super smooth.Character throwing a ball. Stop motion...
May 8
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