Newtown Township Parks and Recreation Department
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Attention future movie makers! Get in on the action with an introduction to stop motion animation. This workshop will begin by reviewing the basic setup necessary for filming (building sets, constructing device stands) followed by mini assignments. Various mediums such as modeling clay and nut-free food will be utilized. Features such as green screen, onion screen, sound effects and title slides will be taught. "Free create" time with different props will also be given as time permits.

At the Circus
Fiber & Paper: Cotton Candy
Students will use fabrics/textiles to create a cotton candy scene
Claymation: Balloon Blow Up Students will create the appearance of balloons being inflated
Food: Cotton Candy Students use Goldfish crackers* in their movie 
Tin Foil: Circus Animals Students use tin foil to sculpt a circus animal and apply movement

Seaworthy Adventures
Paper: Shark Attack Students will use paper to create a circling shark scene
MoonSand: Buried Treasure Students will use Moon Sand to make a hidden treasure scene
Claymation: Under the Sea Students will sculp an underwater ocean scene
Food: Something Fishy
Students use Goldfish crackers* in their movie 

$10 materials fee due to instructor
Ability to cut cardboard with scissors
Phone or tablet (iOS or Android) with stand
Stop Motion Pro app $5.99 (pre installed)

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Stop Motion Animation: At the Circus 
8 - 12 N/A Sa  03/04/2023 - 03/25/2023
09:15 AM - 09:45 AM

Newtown Township Administration Building
$100.00 R, $115.00 NR
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Stop Motion Animation: Seaworthy Adventures 
8 - 12 N/A Sa  05/06/2023 - 06/03/2023
09:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Newtown Township Administration Building
$100.00 R, $115.00 NR
* Adjustments and discounts will be applied during checkout if applicable. *

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