FROM SKETCH TO SCREEN MODELMAKING COURSE 23rd to 27th September 2019

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Course Details

A five day intensive modelmaking course in which participants are guided through the process of puppet making, beginning with a K&S wire armature and finishing with a fully completed model.

Schedule

DAY 1

Assessing designs and assembling the wire armature and coring.

DAY 2

Finishing armature and cladding

DAY 3

Dressing armature and beginning puppet assembly, making head and hands

DAY 4

Finishing touches, including hair and facial features

DAY 5

Completing puppet and one on one tutorial with Jim

WHO IS IT FOR?

Students, graduates or freelancers looking to develop their modelmaking skills and receive feedback from a professional

NEXT COURSE

Monday 23rd September 2019 – Friday 27th September

cost

£1500 + VAT @ 20% =£1,800

Tutor

Jim Parkyn

Jim has worked at Aardman since 2000, starting on the studio’s hugely successful feature film Chicken Run. His credits include Wallace & Gromit, Shaun the Sheep, Creature Comforts, The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists and Timmy Time. Jim has a wealth of experience as a senior model maker and team leader in the puppet department and also has a role as an Aardman ambassador, running model making workshops in venues all around the world.

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