Welcome to the only web
page devoted to people interested in the somewhat mysterious technique
of clay animation. There really are no secrets, there are just not many
people who do clay animation for a living, and can tell how it is done.
I was fortunate to meet and work with some very talented artists and
clay animators, who were kind enough to teach me everything I ever
wanted to know. They include Mike McKinney, John Ashlee, and Webster
Colcord. All who have worked with the man who invented Claymation™ and
all the amazing characters such as the California Raisins, and the Noid.
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
NEXT to read about making Armatures: