Star Wars® Animation Studio

Star Wars® Animation Studio


Recommended for Ages 7-Adult.  No previous experience in Stop-Motion Animation is required.  Younger students are welcome with parental involvement.  We also highly recommend arriving with a storyline sketched-out and/or your dialogue developed, in order to maximize your time on the equipment.

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Animation Studio

You’ve seen the LEGO® movies… now learn how to create your own!  NextGen SmartyPants’ LEGO® Animation Studio will show you how!  Learn the techniques used by the pros to create your own LEGO® stop-motion animation movie.  Students learn animation techniques for LEGO® and non-LEGO® materials.  This class also teaches basic skills in photography, composition, framing, lighting, story, dialogue, and plot development.  All necessary equipment is provided including LEGO® bricks, mini-figures, computers, lighting, software, muslin, and cameras.  Parents are highly encouraged to share in the experience and make a movie with your child!  Movies are uploaded to a secure site to share with family and friends!  

NextGen SmartyPants
The Shoppes at Farmington Valley
110 Albany Turnpike, Canton, CT 06019

(Just past Barnes & Noble, across from J. Crew)