Internet Resources for Animation and Claymation

Tech4Learning Clay Animation

This is an excellent source for information and ideas about Clay Animaton.  They sell a Clay Animation Kit $49.95) that has the tools,, software and instructions to get started in Clay Animation.


" began as an effort to make information available to those who wanted to create their own films. Since I put this site up in April 1999, it has grown quite a bit. Probably the most significant addition has been the Message Board. If you are trying to build a puppet, have questions about camera setups or want to fabricate a miniature set, don't miss this section. It has a wealth of valuable information for animators by animators from all over the world." --Anthony Scott

The Art of Stop Motion Animation

A good site with a lot of info about the masters of stop motion animation. Also the site has a good list of materias and suppliers.

ANIMOTION | An educational site about animation

This is a Thinkquest site developed by students and advisors for the Thinkquest contest. It has some very good information about animation. Be sure to check the "Process" section.

The Clay Animation How to page: Clay animation tutorials, Lessons, Research and more!

A truly excellent site with detailed info about creating ad building clay characters. Be sure to see the Tools and How to sections.  lick on "Next" at the bottom of the pages to keep going.

" On the following pages I will teach you what tools, clays, and techniques you need to know to create
some wacky characters for animating, or just to have fun with. After all, that's the most important part!" -- from the site.

My first step in clay animation

A French site with a lot of sample animations.

Claymation Attack!

A site that displays Martin Linneke's portfolio of clay animation work.

Clay Animation & Sculpture

Th Ball Joints for Stop-Motion figures

The UnMuseum - Stop Motion Photography

Library of Animation Lessons and Links on the Web

Animation of Heaven Hell!

BBC Online - Modelling Clay and Stop-Motion Animation

Sites from some of the Pros.

Welcome to Aardman Animations

Welcome to Will Vinton Studios

Animation Art