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.
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!
The Shoppes at Farmington Valley
110 Albany Turnpike, Canton, CT 06019
(Just past Barnes & Noble, across from J. Crew)