Category Archives: Film

Stop Motion Film Progress Part 4

Lets get the cool Bonermaker puppet animations out of the way. This puppet’s been sitting in a box for a couple years and suffers from missing hands! After the first animation test, I decided to fix him up with a … Continue reading

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Stop Motion Film Progress Part 3

Right after updating the blog last night my Krampus puppet broke his left leg in a horrible skiing accident. Luckily we don’t shoot his parts for another month. This posed a problem I’ve never had to address before. How to … Continue reading

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Stop Motion Film Progress Part 2

Progress on the Krampus puppet was slow going once I got to the hands and the liquid latex buildup. Wasn’t a hard process, just slow. Each application of latex requires a half hour or more wait time as it dries. … Continue reading

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Stop Motion Film Progress Part 1

So, the Krampus puppet is making progress. Here he is with the fur all stitched together. Not too bad for never having made a mini fur suit before. It all came together rather easily. Not a whole lot of materials … Continue reading

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Obsession One Frame At a Time

I’ve been a huge fan of stop motion animation since I was a kid. AT-ATs in the Empire Strikes Back, the original Clash of the Titans, and countless Harryhausen flicks made a huge impression on me. I used to sculpt … Continue reading

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