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Re: clay animation

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Rdunkelart_at_TeacherArtExchange
Date: Thu Nov 29 2001 - 19:15:44 PST


In a message dated 11/27/01 2:11:51 AM Central Standard Time,
apeshet@pacbell.net writes:

<< As a first time venture, I would suggest that
 you have students animate 2-d (flat) clay figures. This eliminates the
 problem of making things stand up. It's much easier to make the small
 adjustments to figures when they are flat on a background. It also allows
 for the easy creation of hand drawn interesting backgrounds. >>

Thanks for this great tip - my art club may have the chance to try clamation
if
the teacher offering his video camera comes through. Our state - Mo. might
have a
workshop on this too - there is some kind of contest in the spring we could
enter
if we pull it off sucessfully. Catch is this teacher wants me to help him
with a
variety show and that is definitely not my thing - so if I don;t give he may
not give.
Roberta

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