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Aardman Animation “Armature Kit” launched to aid stop motion animation students and fans

Stop motion armature specialist Animation Toolkit has partnered with Aardman to design and create a bespoke armature kit to help stop motion animation students and enthusiasts with the puppet making process. The Aardman Animation Kit includes eight easy to assemble products, from a customisable Character Kit to a compact A2 Studio Stage – perfect forContinue reading Aardman Animation “Armature Kit” launched to aid stop motion animation students and fans

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British Comic Shop Comic Releases (5th November 2014) – Doctor Who and Greysuit, too!

  Here’s a list of comics – both US and UK releases – on sale in specialist UK comic shops from tomorrow, Wednesday 5th November 2014, courtesy of First Age Comics, Lancaster. We’ve picked out the titles published by British publishers in bold below, or titles with a British connection we’re aware of. Some titles such as theContinue reading British Comic Shop Comic Releases (5th November 2014) – Doctor Who and Greysuit, too!

Wallace & Gromit come to Bristol's M-Shed in May 2014. Image © Aardman

New exhibition celebrates 25 years of Wallace & Gromit

  A new Wallace & Gromit exhibition to celebrate 25 years of two of Britain’s best loved animated characters comes to Bristol’s M Shed Museum from 24th May 2014. Wallace & Gromit From the Drawing Board will run throughout the summer, inviting W&G fans to explore the fascinating stories behind their creation and the films which have madeContinue reading New exhibition celebrates 25 years of Wallace & Gromit

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National Literacy Trust charity auction includes Doctor Who script, Gruffalo art

Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler, League of Gentlemen co-creator and co-star Steve Pemberton, along with celebrities including Joanna Trollope, Barbara Taylor Bradford and Madness have united to support literacy. All have donated items to an auction on behalf of  the National Literacy Trust is holding an auction from 27th January to raise vital funds. Members ofContinue reading National Literacy Trust charity auction includes Doctor Who script, Gruffalo art

In Review: Wallace & Gromit – Complete Newspaper Comic Strips Collection 1

In May 2010 The Sun newspaper began a series of Wallace & Gromit comic strips, a series that ran six days a week for over three years. The strip, credited to “Aardman and Titan Comics” told the humorous antics of the eponymous heroes of Nick Park and Aardman Animation’s best known films. Titan Comics haveContinue reading In Review: Wallace & Gromit – Complete Newspaper Comic Strips Collection 1