Stop Motion Animation

Robin Haefeli

Mondays from 16:00 to 17:30

Room 208, Centre des arts, La Grande Boissière

These courses run from 10th of September 2018 to the 14th of June 2019.

Stop Motion Animation Level 1 (beginner)

Mondays, 16:00-17:30 / Room 208
Open to 9-13 year olds or Level I
This course will introduce students to the art of stop motion animation. This class starts with the history of animation and students will begin by creating simple animation using plasticine characters, paper, sand, etc...
Students will learn basic techniques of stop motion animation. They will explore various stop motion production techniques such as camera placement and basic lighting using DragonFrame Professional Software. Over the course they will be screening many examples of stop motion animation and learn all about the fascinating history of animation.
  • Build their own animation.
  • Create a story.
  • Animation project wrap up and DVD creation.
  • Screening and presentation to parents.


Registration EIG:
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Teacher: Robin Haefeli