Category Archives: Drawn Animation Workshop

Secret of the Movies – Zoetrope Animation workshop

Zoetrope Animation Workshop filmed on 14 August with participant age 5-15 years old for “The Secrets of the Movies” Secrets of the Movies – Zoetrope Animation Workshop from Quirky Pictures on Vimeo. Information about the event at http://launchingfilms.com/secretsofthemovies You can also

Secret of the Movies – Zoetrope Animation workshop

Zoetrope Animation Workshop filmed on 14 August with participant age 5-15 years old for “The Secrets of the Movies” Secrets of the Movies – Zoetrope Animation Workshop from Quirky Pictures on Vimeo. Information about the event at http://launchingfilms.com/secretsofthemovies You can also

Barbican – Frame Film Festival

Framed Film Festival 2016: Create your own GIF 10am-5pm 19 – 20 November 2016 Cinema 2 & 3 Foyers Quirky Pictures been busy at the Barbican running a GIF weekend workshop. have a look at a sample below  and at the

Barbican – Frame Film Festival

Framed Film Festival 2016: Create your own GIF 10am-5pm 19 – 20 November 2016 Cinema 2 & 3 Foyers Quirky Pictures been busy at the Barbican running a GIF weekend workshop. have a look at a sample below  and at the

SPID Theatre Animation workshops

In collaboration with SPID Theatre we have run a series of six animation workshops to create Storyboards, Cut out animation, zoetrop, 2D hand drawn animation and sound effects for animation. Animations are displayed at http://quirkypicturesanimationworkshops.tumblr.com/ and here below you can find some stills

SPID Theatre Animation workshops

In collaboration with SPID Theatre we have run a series of six animation workshops to create Storyboards, Cut out animation, zoetrop, 2D hand drawn animation and sound effects for animation. Animations are displayed at http://quirkypicturesanimationworkshops.tumblr.com/ and here below you can find some stills

Memories on a Loop – Hackney Stream and OSE

Together with Hackney Stream we have to run a series of animation sessions with an over-55 group who regularly use Open School East and who organise under the slogan ‘community adventures led by citizens of the pre-digital era’. The participants had

Memories on a Loop – Hackney Stream and OSE

Together with Hackney Stream we have to run a series of animation sessions with an over-55 group who regularly use Open School East and who organise under the slogan ‘community adventures led by citizens of the pre-digital era’. The participants had

Art Week at Westminster City School

For Art Week at Westminster City School each student created a 5/10 second animated on the theme Community with the traditional technique of drawn animation using the software of Flash . The animations are grouped by class. This was a

Art Week at Westminster City School

For Art Week at Westminster City School each student created a 5/10 second animated on the theme Community with the traditional technique of drawn animation using the software of Flash . The animations are grouped by class. This was a

Trailer & Music Video for COLF

For the second year in a row we have collaborated  with the City of London Festival, to create a trailer to showcase the festival and a music video. The animation will be showcased on the 6th July at St Paul

Trailer & Music Video for COLF

For the second year in a row we have collaborated  with the City of London Festival, to create a trailer to showcase the festival and a music video. The animation will be showcased on the 6th July at St Paul

National Portrait Gallery GIF workshop

We have run a workshop for the National Portrait Gallery Youth Forum  where created GIF to bring to life characters inspired by Janey Morris: Pre-Raphaelite Muse and her friends. The result were splendid, here an example and pictures from the workshop

National Portrait Gallery GIF workshop

We have run a workshop for the National Portrait Gallery Youth Forum  where created GIF to bring to life characters inspired by Janey Morris: Pre-Raphaelite Muse and her friends. The result were splendid, here an example and pictures from the workshop

The Big Draw in Watford!

As part of the Big Events calendar, Watford celebrated the National event the Big Draw! Commemorating the work of Watford born animator Joy Batchelor, the talented artist behind the animated classic Animal Farm. The participants delved into the world of

The Big Draw in Watford!

As part of the Big Events calendar, Watford celebrated the National event the Big Draw! Commemorating the work of Watford born animator Joy Batchelor, the talented artist behind the animated classic Animal Farm. The participants delved into the world of

Trailer for The Big Draw

On thursday 21 August we run a fantastic workshop at Watford Museum  where we used traditional 2D animation to create a a short animation. The whole piece is inspired by the work of Joy Batchelor, the pioneer animator behind the movie

Trailer for The Big Draw

On thursday 21 August we run a fantastic workshop at Watford Museum  where we used traditional 2D animation to create a a short animation. The whole piece is inspired by the work of Joy Batchelor, the pioneer animator behind the movie

Animate your very own cycle “Tour of Britain” !

Come and Animate your very own cycle “Tour of Britain” ! Design and animate your character racing through Hemel Hempstead – BOOKING REQUIRED Workshop will run on 12 september 2014 (time TBC) at the The Old Town Hall in Hemel Hempstead

Animate your very own cycle “Tour of Britain” !

Come and Animate your very own cycle “Tour of Britain” ! Design and animate your character racing through Hemel Hempstead – BOOKING REQUIRED Workshop will run on 12 september 2014 (time TBC) at the The Old Town Hall in Hemel Hempstead

Watford Museum Workshop

Bring your drawings to life in this animation workshop with Quirky Pictures. You will have the chance to draw and animate a character from animal farm, which will become part of the trailer displayed at the Big Draw event on the 4th October! The workshop will

Watford Museum Workshop

Bring your drawings to life in this animation workshop with Quirky Pictures. You will have the chance to draw and animate a character from animal farm, which will become part of the trailer displayed at the Big Draw event on the 4th October! The workshop will

Curating Cambridge 2014 Animation

We have run an animation masterclass for Curating Cambridge 2014 exploring 5 wonderful venues in Cambridge, the stunning result will be screen on the 26 October at the Kettle’s Yard. The Young Carers projects have been taking place since 2008. This year the

Curating Cambridge 2014 Animation

We have run an animation masterclass for Curating Cambridge 2014 exploring 5 wonderful venues in Cambridge, the stunning result will be screen on the 26 October at the Kettle’s Yard. The Young Carers projects have been taking place since 2008. This year the

Drawn Animation at Twyford St Mary’s CE School

Quirky Pictures just run a beautiful workshop with Twyford St Mary’s CE School for a project for Twyford Waterwork Trust. We are creating with Mewlab a professional animation narrating the history of  the waterworks. We enlisted a little bit of help

Drawn Animation at Twyford St Mary’s CE School

Quirky Pictures just run a beautiful workshop with Twyford St Mary’s CE School for a project for Twyford Waterwork Trust. We are creating with Mewlab a professional animation narrating the history of  the waterworks. We enlisted a little bit of help

Free Animation Event/Workshop for All ages

Free Animation Workshop for all ages at Watford Museum Last chance to participate in our marvellous collective film! If you did not manage to come down to one of our drop in sessions you still have a chance to meet

Free Animation Event/Workshop for All ages

Free Animation Workshop for all ages at Watford Museum Last chance to participate in our marvellous collective film! If you did not manage to come down to one of our drop in sessions you still have a chance to meet

Halloween Night

Monsters, creatures of the darkness and ghosts appears in the night. Animation created with light and torches View pictures at www.flickr.com/groups/quirkypictures The Old Town Hall Leading regional & national small scale theatre. Situated in Hemel Hempstead’s picturesque old town, The Theatre has

Halloween Night

Monsters, creatures of the darkness and ghosts appears in the night. Animation created with light and torches View pictures at www.flickr.com/groups/quirkypictures The Old Town Hall Leading regional & national small scale theatre. Situated in Hemel Hempstead’s picturesque old town, The Theatre has

Halloween Olympics

Monsters, creatures of the darkness and ghosts participate at the Olympics Games. Animation created with Plasticine View pictures at www.flickr.com/groups/quirkypictures The Old Town Hall Leading regional & national small scale theatre. Situated in Hemel Hempstead’s picturesque old town, The Theatre has been

Halloween Olympics

Monsters, creatures of the darkness and ghosts participate at the Olympics Games. Animation created with Plasticine View pictures at www.flickr.com/groups/quirkypictures The Old Town Hall Leading regional & national small scale theatre. Situated in Hemel Hempstead’s picturesque old town, The Theatre has been

Art Week at Westminster City School 2012

For Art Week at  Westminster City School we run a series of animation workshop in Flash. Each student created a 5/10 second animated snapshot for the Olympics with the traditional technique of drawn animation using the software of Flash .

Art Week at Westminster City School 2012

For Art Week at  Westminster City School we run a series of animation workshop in Flash. Each student created a 5/10 second animated snapshot for the Olympics with the traditional technique of drawn animation using the software of Flash .

Sweet World @ Watford Museum

Animate landscapes and fireworks entirely made out of sweets – as if you were inside Willy Wonkas factory! Animation Workshop for 8-12 years old 2 Hours Workshop Want to know more about our workshops, visit us at: https://quirkypictures.wordpress.com/ Location: http://www.watfordmuseum.org.uk This was

Sweet World @ Watford Museum

Animate landscapes and fireworks entirely made out of sweets – as if you were inside Willy Wonkas factory! Animation Workshop for 8-12 years old 2 Hours Workshop Want to know more about our workshops, visit us at: https://quirkypictures.wordpress.com/ Location: http://www.watfordmuseum.org.uk This was

Y.Art (Young Art) in Broxbourne

Quirky Pictures led a workshop with Broxbourne Council and Y.Art during the month of August Thanks to everyone that attended & created fantastic animations! Y.ART Shop, Waltham Cross Town Centre 57-58 Bartholomew Court, Waltham Cross Town Centre Try becoming an

Y.Art (Young Art) in Broxbourne

Quirky Pictures led a workshop with Broxbourne Council and Y.Art during the month of August Thanks to everyone that attended & created fantastic animations! Y.ART Shop, Waltham Cross Town Centre 57-58 Bartholomew Court, Waltham Cross Town Centre Try becoming an

Dancing @ Watford Museum

Create a plasticine Animal and animate performing dance movements… is it a cow rapper or a rabbit flamenco? Animation Workshop for 8-12 years old 2 Hours Workshop Want to know more about our workshops, visit us at: https://quirkypictures.wordpress.com/ Location: http://www.watfordmuseum.org.uk

Dancing @ Watford Museum

Create a plasticine Animal and animate performing dance movements… is it a cow rapper or a rabbit flamenco? Animation Workshop for 8-12 years old 2 Hours Workshop Want to know more about our workshops, visit us at: https://quirkypictures.wordpress.com/ Location: http://www.watfordmuseum.org.uk

Chalk Tales @ Watford Museum

Animate chalk drawings coming to life to narrate a tale! Animation Workshop for 8-12 years old 2 Hours Workshop Want to know more about our workshops, visit us at: https://quirkypictures.wordpress.com/ Location: http://www.watfordmuseum.org.uk This was a two hour summer workshop at

Chalk Tales @ Watford Museum

Animate chalk drawings coming to life to narrate a tale! Animation Workshop for 8-12 years old 2 Hours Workshop Want to know more about our workshops, visit us at: https://quirkypictures.wordpress.com/ Location: http://www.watfordmuseum.org.uk This was a two hour summer workshop at

Thaumatrope Twizzle at Watford Museum

Thaumatrope Twizzle ( Watford Musuem _5 August 2011) Create thaumatropes of animals and people walking.Then film them in front of a green screen and replace the screen with live action film of Watford so it looks like your character is

Thaumatrope Twizzle at Watford Museum

Thaumatrope Twizzle ( Watford Musuem _5 August 2011) Create thaumatropes of animals and people walking.Then film them in front of a green screen and replace the screen with live action film of Watford so it looks like your character is

Creepy Crawly Create at Watford Museum (4 August 2011)

Create drawings of insects and animate them crawling around the Museum Animation Workshop for 8-12 years old 2 Hours Workshop Want to know more about our workshops, visit us at: https://quirkypictures.wordpress.com/ Location: http://www.watfordmuseum.org.uk This was a two hour summer workshop

Creepy Crawly Create at Watford Museum (4 August 2011)

Create drawings of insects and animate them crawling around the Museum Animation Workshop for 8-12 years old 2 Hours Workshop Want to know more about our workshops, visit us at: https://quirkypictures.wordpress.com/ Location: http://www.watfordmuseum.org.uk This was a two hour summer workshop

Great Missenden CofE Combined School Animations

Quirky Pictures led a workshop for Creative Junction at the Great Missenden CofE Combined School. Our young and enthusiastic animators created short animations based on tales from around the World: African Tale Japanese Tale Indian Tale Chinese Tale Family Day

Great Missenden CofE Combined School Animations

Quirky Pictures led a workshop for Creative Junction at the Great Missenden CofE Combined School. Our young and enthusiastic animators created short animations based on tales from around the World: African Tale Japanese Tale Indian Tale Chinese Tale Family Day

Advanced Flash Animation for Islington Summer University London – Music Videos

Quirky Pictures led a workshop for Film and Video Workshop.  These  9 short flash music videos were made over a  period of four days during Summer Break. Ours student  created  a short music track in garage band, a narrative  or

Advanced Flash Animation for Islington Summer University London – Music Videos

Quirky Pictures led a workshop for Film and Video Workshop.  These  9 short flash music videos were made over a  period of four days during Summer Break. Ours student  created  a short music track in garage band, a narrative  or

Tate Movie Project at Nottingham Children Festival on 7&8 August 2010

A member of Quirky Picture was  co-facilitating  a workshop on the Tate Movie Truck for the Children festival on the 7/8 August 2010. We created amazing drawing, wrote stories and recorded sound for  invisible beings, special communication devices,  secret beloved

Tate Movie Project at Nottingham Children Festival on 7&8 August 2010

A member of Quirky Picture was  co-facilitating  a workshop on the Tate Movie Truck for the Children festival on the 7/8 August 2010. We created amazing drawing, wrote stories and recorded sound for  invisible beings, special communication devices,  secret beloved

Flash Animation for Islington Summer University London_ “How to” short animated movies

Quirky Pictures led a workshop for Film and Video Workshop.  These  9 short flash film were made over a  period of four days during Summer Break. Ours student  created short stories  , recorded a  voice over and  then animated to the sound

Flash Animation for Islington Summer University London_ “How to” short animated movies

Quirky Pictures led a workshop for Film and Video Workshop.  These  9 short flash film were made over a  period of four days during Summer Break. Ours student  created short stories  , recorded a  voice over and  then animated to the sound

Tate Movie Project in Gloucester Primary School

A member of Quirky Picture was  co-facilitating a workshop on the Tate Movie Truck for Gloucester Primary School on the 22/23 July 2010. We created amazing drawing, wrote stories and recorded sound for  heroes, monsters,  secret beloved objects, portraits and many more!!

Tate Movie Project in Gloucester Primary School

A member of Quirky Picture was  co-facilitating a workshop on the Tate Movie Truck for Gloucester Primary School on the 22/23 July 2010. We created amazing drawing, wrote stories and recorded sound for  heroes, monsters,  secret beloved objects, portraits and many more!!

Tate Movie Project

A member of Quirky Pictures is partecipating in a wonderful production ” The Tate Movie Project” , travelling on The Tate Movie Project truck on a national three month tour of production workshops.  The truck will travel to 55 locations across the UK.  It will visit primary

Tate Movie Project

A member of Quirky Pictures is partecipating in a wonderful production ” The Tate Movie Project” , travelling on The Tate Movie Project truck on a national three month tour of production workshops.  The truck will travel to 55 locations across the UK.  It will visit primary

Veronica Pears Ever Growing Hair! Masterclass at Oxley Park Primary School

Quirky Pictures led a workshop for  Creative Junction at the Oxley Park Primary School in Milton Keynes. The stop motion film were made in one day in June 2010 by  a selection of student from three classes in Year 4. Ours

Veronica Pears Ever Growing Hair! Masterclass at Oxley Park Primary School

Quirky Pictures led a workshop for  Creative Junction at the Oxley Park Primary School in Milton Keynes. The stop motion film were made in one day in June 2010 by  a selection of student from three classes in Year 4. Ours

The Lighthouse Keeper’s Lunch at Downsview Special School

Quirky Pictures led a workshop for the BBC Children in Need at Downsview Special School. The stop motion film  was made over a  period of six days in May 2010. Our young and enthusiastic animators  adpated the story of the

The Lighthouse Keeper’s Lunch at Downsview Special School

Quirky Pictures led a workshop for the BBC Children in Need at Downsview Special School. The stop motion film  was made over a  period of six days in May 2010. Our young and enthusiastic animators  adpated the story of the

Animate the World 2010 Animation Workshop

On the 22-23 May Quirky Picture led a series of workshop at the Barbican Centre during the animation children festival Animate the world 2010 Watch full size animation here We have led a Computer Drawn animation Workshop using the program

Animate the World 2010 Animation Workshop

On the 22-23 May Quirky Picture led a series of workshop at the Barbican Centre during the animation children festival Animate the world 2010 Watch full size animation here We have led a Computer Drawn animation Workshop using the program

Game Design for Creative Junction at the Oxley Park Primary School in Milton Keynes

Quirky Pictures led a workshop for Creative Junction at the Oxley Park Primary School in Milton Keynes in March 2010. Our young and enthusiastic students created games inspired by their curriculum studies on the Amazon Forest.  They invented a story and logic for

Game Design for Creative Junction at the Oxley Park Primary School in Milton Keynes

Quirky Pictures led a workshop for Creative Junction at the Oxley Park Primary School in Milton Keynes in March 2010. Our young and enthusiastic students created games inspired by their curriculum studies on the Amazon Forest.  They invented a story and logic for

Flash Animation for Islington Summer University London

Quirky Pictures led a workshop for Film and Video Workshop.  These  12 short flash film were made over a  period of four days during Easter Break. Ours student  created short stories  , recorded a  voice over and  then animated to the sound

Flash Animation for Islington Summer University London

Quirky Pictures led a workshop for Film and Video Workshop.  These  12 short flash film were made over a  period of four days during Easter Break. Ours student  created short stories  , recorded a  voice over and  then animated to the sound

Science, History and Animation at Oxley Park Primary School by the Owls in Year 5, 2010

Quirky Pictures led a workshop for  Creative Junction at the Oxley Park Primary School in Milton Keynes. Our young and enthusiastic animators  in March and April 2010 created short animations inspired by space travel and the first landing on the moon. The

Science, History and Animation at Oxley Park Primary School by the Owls in Year 5, 2010

Quirky Pictures led a workshop for  Creative Junction at the Oxley Park Primary School in Milton Keynes. Our young and enthusiastic animators  in March and April 2010 created short animations inspired by space travel and the first landing on the moon. The

Christmas e-Cards for Southwark Gifted and Talented at the Southwark City Learning Centre – Flash Animation Workshop

Quirky Pictures led another workshop at the Southwark City Learning Centre were a group odf student created a collection of of short Christmas E-Card with Adobe Flash CS3  As part of Southwark’s Gifted and Talented complimentary studies program 20 pupils

Christmas e-Cards for Southwark Gifted and Talented at the Southwark City Learning Centre – Flash Animation Workshop

Quirky Pictures led another workshop at the Southwark City Learning Centre were a group odf student created a collection of of short Christmas E-Card with Adobe Flash CS3  As part of Southwark’s Gifted and Talented complimentary studies program 20 pupils

250 participants for the 10th Big Draw in Watford Animation Workshop !!!

Quirky Pictures led  a series of workshops with the Watford Museum during October, celebrating the 10th Big Draw Campaign for Drawing. A week of drawing and animation workshops in the gallery of the Harlequin Shopping Centre, culminating in a mass

250 participants for the 10th Big Draw in Watford Animation Workshop !!!

Quirky Pictures led  a series of workshops with the Watford Museum during October, celebrating the 10th Big Draw Campaign for Drawing. A week of drawing and animation workshops in the gallery of the Harlequin Shopping Centre, culminating in a mass

The 10th Big Draw At Watford Animation Workshop !!!

Quirky Pictures will lead workshops for the Watford Museum during October celebrating the 10th Big Draw Campaign for Drawing. A week of drawing and animation workshops in the gallery of the Harlequin shopping centre, culminating in a mass participation and exhibition day on

The 10th Big Draw At Watford Animation Workshop !!!

Quirky Pictures will lead workshops for the Watford Museum during October celebrating the 10th Big Draw Campaign for Drawing. A week of drawing and animation workshops in the gallery of the Harlequin shopping centre, culminating in a mass participation and exhibition day on

Watford Museum- Animated Light Graffiti- Animation Workshop

Quirky Pictures led a  Light Animation Workshop at Watford Museum Friday 7th August.  Our animators created drawings made out of light and animated them in a movie Watch Full Quality  Movie View Stills This was a two hour half-term workshop at

Watford Museum- Animated Light Graffiti- Animation Workshop

Quirky Pictures led a  Light Animation Workshop at Watford Museum Friday 7th August.  Our animators created drawings made out of light and animated them in a movie Watch Full Quality  Movie View Stills This was a two hour half-term workshop at

Watford Museum Graffiti Animation Workshop

Quirky Pictures led a Graffiti Animation Workshop at Watford Museum Thursday 6th August.  Our animators created drawn graffiti and animated them on top of pictures of Watford in a movie called: Watford Graffiti Watch Movie View Stills This was a two

Watford Museum Graffiti Animation Workshop

Quirky Pictures led a Graffiti Animation Workshop at Watford Museum Thursday 6th August.  Our animators created drawn graffiti and animated them on top of pictures of Watford in a movie called: Watford Graffiti Watch Movie View Stills This was a two

Masterclass Animation Workshop !!!

Quirky Pictures led a series  workshops to creat six short animation made by a group of 10-16 years old. Every student created an original story, their character and their backgrounds. They composed the film score, recorded their voices and then edited their final

Masterclass Animation Workshop !!!

Quirky Pictures led a series  workshops to creat six short animation made by a group of 10-16 years old. Every student created an original story, their character and their backgrounds. They composed the film score, recorded their voices and then edited their final