Author Archive | Dawn InspirEd Artist

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COVID-19 UPDATE

Hello! I’m so sorry I haven’t posted for a while. I feel it’s time to give you all an update. At the moment I am unable to run any workshops in schools, the reasons, I hope, are obvious. I’m also the resident animator at The National Science and Media Musuem in Bradford. At this moment […]

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InspirEd Animation Model Maker Kit

Animation Kits for all ages

One of the benefits of teaching film and animation for over 18 years is all the knowledge and experience you gain while working with children. That’s why we keep improving our Animation Starter Kits. We’ve learn’t what does and doesn’t work in the classroom as we are constantly testing out new ideas and subjects. Our […]

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Leeds Young Film Festival 2019

April 2019. Once again we were invited to run some animation sessions at The Leeds Young Film Festival. The event took place over the Easter holidays in the Carrageworks Theatre in Leeds City Centre. This year we wear asked to run a selection of workshops that experimented with the different styles of stop motion animation. […]

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Ripon Workhouse Project

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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