5 Day Wool/Felt Puppet Fabrication and Wire Armature Building Course

5 Day course where you will learn how to build wire armature and design a puppet for stop-motion using wool and felt.

Stop Motion Animation Class

7 hour course

Intermediate

London City Island E14

5 Day Wool/Felt Puppet Fabrication and Wire Armature Building Course
by Ctrl+ART+Dlt
Flexitime
from £400 per person

Classes

7 hour course

Daytime

Over the 5 days you will learn how to:

  • Build a professional wire armature with K&S.
  • Build replacement hands.
  • Build and design your character.
  • Use professional armature from Malvern which is included in this course.
  • Design and make clothing for your puppet that is fitted and animatable.
  • Treat clothing for your puppet during animation.
  • Create movable/animatable eyes.
  • Add hair and colour to your puppet.
  • Repair and create replacement limbs.
  • Create built in tie downs.

This is an advanced workshop where you will learn how to build a puppet that can not only withstand hours of animation but also perform well during the animation process by being fully articulate and easy to animate without any restrictions.

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Flexitime Class

This is a Flexitime class, which means the teacher can run this class around your schedule.

Number of people in an Obby Flexitime classYou need to be a group of 4
Days notice required in an Obby Flexitime classI need 1 day notice
Days available in an Obby Flexitime classI am only available on Monday
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Class location

London City Island
Canning Town
E14
London

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About your host, Ctrl+ART+Dlt

Jennifer Kidd is a stop-motion animator and model maker that works in the film industry creating props and sets for animated and live action feature films.

On weekends she teaches stop-motion animation, model making and puppet building workshops where you can learn how to create​ animated films and professional puppets that can withstand hours of animation.

Click here to read our interview with Jennifer on our Obby Blog to find out a little more about her!

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Notes

Bring a packed lunch and change of jumper or apron

Age Requirement

14

All students under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.

Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

5 Day Wool/Felt Puppet Fabrication and Wire Armature Building Course
by Ctrl+ART+Dlt
Flexitime
from £400 per person
7 hour course
from £400 per person