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CLAYMATION: CLAY ANIMATION WORKSHOP AT MADFABLAB (FOR AGES 8+)

  • PLANT NOMA Dantzic Street Manchester, England, M4 United Kingdom (map)

Want to bring clay to life and create your own movie?

This two hour fun, creative and hands-on clay stop-motion workshop is the perfect activity to get you to discover and show off your creative talents by creating a stop-motion animation movie. You will discover the techniques and tools required to create characters out of clay and bring them to life and create your own short films. You will learn the process of planning, building, shooting, editing and publishing your own stop-motion movies. Your finished movie will be published on YouTube so you can watch it at home and share with friends and family.

Who is this course for?

We suggest a minimum age of 8 for this workshop. If you’re not quite old enough, why not see if an adult can stay and help you during the session.

What you’ll learn

  • How to plan a story and design a basic storyboard
  • How to build a set for your animations
  • How to create characters out of clay
  • How to animate clay characters
  • Fundamental video editing skills

What you’ll leave with

Your finished movie will be published on YouTube. You will also receive a certificate and pin badge that shows you have successfully completed this workshop and you are a certified MakoCreater.

Equipment you’ll need

All equipment will be provided on the day, you just need to bring yourself.