Over the course of 3 days we worked with a group of young people to produce animations InspirEd by the Ripon Workhouse. Participants learned basic stopmotion skills and crafted their own puppets using armature wire, foam and clay. They then animated their films using iPads. Each participant then went on to earn a Bronze Arts […]
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I recently used the HUE Flexible Tablet Stand for a workshop with 13yr olds. Two pupils took charge in setting it up with no problems what so ever. It was very simple to set up. It doesn’t feel cheap, in fact it’s very well designed and sturdy. I love the soft foam on the arm. […]
We were invited to run an animation project about The Great Fire of London with a class of year 2 pupils. Ripon Cathedral School commissioned us to create the film over 3 days which would include character design, animation and sound design. The class had prepared a script for us to work from that the […]
We worked with Ripon Museums and Killinghall Primary school to produce this video about the first Police Officer in Ripon. Ripon Museums asked us to create a stopmotion puppet that children could use to animate a story about PC Thomas Sweeting, Ripon Borough’s first Policeman. We were invited to work with year 2 children at […]
We ran two sessions for Otley Courthouse over the summer holidays. The theme was ‘Pooping Unicorns & Monsters’ View the children’s films here.