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  • How to Make Your Friend’s Head Spin Round!

    Perfect for Halloween, or any other occasion where you want to spook all your friends, learn how to make your friend’s head spin round a full 360 degrees! For this tutorial you’ll need a hat, a wig or a hoodie…plus a willing victim!

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  • The Pirates! Film Kit

    Make your own animated adventure on the high seas with a whole booty of set backgrounds, some swashbuckling special effects ideas and lots of pirate sounds to use too! Test out your sea legs and get animating!

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  • HOW TO USE ANIMATE IT! WITH AARDMAN ANIMATOR STEVE EDGE

    Just bought the Animate It software for your computer? In this tutorial let Steve, a top Aardman animator, will show you how to get set up as well as teaching you some top animation tips!

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  • Brick-by-Brick Animation: Highlights from the Summer of Sport

    If you’ve got Olympic fever, take a look at these amazing animated reconstructions of sporting Olympic highlights, made entirely of Lego!

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  • Make movies on the go with the new Animate It! App!

    You can now make a stop-motion animation on the go with the new Animate It! app for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad!

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  • How to Animate: Squash and Stretch

    An important part of animation is exaggerating the movement of your static objects to make them come alive! In this tutorial, Ricky will teach you the technique of “squash and stretch” to animate a bouncy ball using a pen and some paper.

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  • Download the Animate It Software!

    We’re excited to announce that the new Aardman Animate It! software is available to download now! You can even get a free 7 day trial to test it out for yourself!

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  • Getting Started!

    If you’re new to animation it can be difficult to know where to start. In this video Merlin (the creative director of Wallace & Gromit!) will show you a few handy hints on how to get the ball rolling.

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  • How To Use Animate It!

    The Animate It! software is really simple to use. In this video, Steve, one of Aardman’s animators, shows how easy it is to create your own animation using Animate It!

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  • Nick Park’s Quick Animation Tips

    If you’re looking for animation tips, then who better to ask than the creator of Wallace & Gromit, Nick Park? In this video he’ll give you his top 10 tips for creating a cracking animation of your own!

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