As well as our large scale Animation Film School Workshops, we also host many compact Stop-motion workshops, having worked with numerous art centres, film festivals, schools and colleges, across Ireland and the UK.

You can view our feature on Nationwide below, filmed during our workshop at the 2011 Charlie Chaplin Film Festival:




Below are the types of workshops we offer, if you have any more questions about pricing or package deals, you can get in touch with us at hallo@paperpanther.ie



1. Thaumatrope Workshop
Duration: 2 x 30 minutes, Group Size: 25 per session, Age Group: 4-8

Create an optical animation toy! One of the simplest types of animation, very effective as an introductory class or for working with a young group.


2. Phenakistoscope Workshop
Duration: 60 minutes, Group Size 10-15, Age Group: 7+

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Create a looping animation using this Victorian optical toy. This project takes more planning than the Thaumatrope, but is even more rewarding when your drawings come alive!


3. Flipbook Workshop
Duration: 90 minutes, Group Size 10-15, Age Group: 7+

Bring your story to life using this camera-less animation tool!


5. Ani-Morph Workshop
Duration 60 minutes, Group Size 10-20, Age Group: 10+

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Use 2D animation techniques to transform one drawing to another!

 


6. Miniature Puppet Building Workshop
Duration 60 minutes, Group Size 10-20, Age Group: 10+

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Design and build miniature figures, using a wire skeleton armature, masking tape, and stuffing.


7. Pixilation Workshop
Duration 120 minutes, Group Size 8-10, Age Group: 6+

Animate real objects and people to create a surreal short film! Using century old camera techniques, you can bring a bit of magic into your film-making.

8. Sand Animation Workshop
Duration: 180 minutes, Group Size: 8, Age Group: 8+

Paint with sand and light to create an atmospheric and textured animation!


9. Stopmotion Workshop
Duration: 180 minutes, Group Size: 8, Age Group: 8+
Design, storyboard and animate a short animation using stop-motion animation techniques! Construct your character out of easy to mold plasticine and get to grips with acting through animation.