Paranorman Review

Paranorman is 1 part zombie thriller, 1 part goonies, and 2 parts fucking awesome. I was invited to a pre-screening by a friend who works at Laika (thanks Christina!) and I went into the movie only with an expectation of seeing some awesome stop motion, and a seemingly decent PG zombie thrasher based on the […]

Making Stuff – Eyes!

For eyes, I like to use small pearl beads. Just dab some paint on the eyelet hole however you want your character’s eyes to look. blue, green, iris, no iris, big small….or better yet, make many designs so you can animate them! Why paint the eyelet and not the smooth part of the bead? answer: […]

Concept art and asthetic

I wanted to keep it simple for a few reasons.this being my first major jaunt into stop-mo, I didn’t want too many elements to keep track of to begin with. Having 3 characters who are rather distinct from each other, I figured I can focus my attention on each one without worrying about the actions […]