Author Archive | Dawn InspirEd Artist

Dawn - InspirEd Workhops with her children

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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HUE Tablet Stand Review

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. […]

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The Great Fire of London

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 […]

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