Royal Mail has announced the upcoming release of “Aardman Classics” – special stamps and collectibles featuring exclusive Aardman artwork, which will be released on Wednesday 19th October 2022.
The stamps are a tribute to the work of Aardman, which has been delighting audiences around the world for almost half a century with its much-loved characters and their animated adventures.
This Special Stamp issue features characters from Wallace & Gromit to Shaun the Sheep, and salutes the creative masterminds who have woven the stop-motion magic which continues to delight fans across the globe.
The collection includes a fabulous Presentation Park which tells the story of Aardman, a Stamp Set with eight stamps featuring fan favourites from iconic TV and big-screen adventures, an action-packed Miniature Sheet featuring exclusive Aardman artwork and a limited-edition Silver-Plated Medal Cover which also includes a behind-the-scenes look at the journey of animation from idea to audience.
Dive into the Aardman archive to relive the hilarious exploits, heart-warming tales and ‘cracking’ moments that have made this award-winning British studio one of the world’s favourite stop-motion storytellers.