Friday, June 29, 2012

In Your Arms - Kina Grannis ~ Stop Motion Animation

Check out this wonderful music video. The background is painstakingly animated using 288,000 jelly beans!

Below is the making of :

Thursday, June 21, 2012

Student Rigging Reel ~ June 2012

Check out some of the rigging works that my amazing students at Puppeteer Lounge have managed to put together! Cheers :)

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Fini Candies - Characters Rigging ~ Wesley Schneider

Check out this rigging reel by showcasing a wide range of lovely characters. Below is another demo showcasing some of his facial rigging features!

Character Modeling Reel ~ Nathan Billington

From concept to modelling and articulation. Nice demo showcasing some really good modelling with good topology by !

Acting Reel 2012 ~ Manish Shakya

Check out the animation acting reel by Manish Shakya. Enjoy :D

Sunday, June 17, 2012

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Workshop 1 “BASIC FOUNDATION” Student Reel ~ June 2012

Recently Puppeteer Lounge completed it's very first batch of animation workshop. Here we have a compilation video of the works done by the wonderful students! Check it out :) P.S. We have added ADVANCED BODY MECHANICS to the list of our animation workshop with the release of this demo!

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Monday, June 11, 2012

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Puppeteer Lounge Studio Launch

Puppeteer Lounge finally launched it's very own animation studio and training center today at our new office home! Congratulation to Co-Founders Sachina Shakya, Manish Shakya and the entire Puppeteer Lounge team. Thank you all to my dearest family, well wishers and all my wonderful students. Great excitement beholds us on this amazing journey towards the world of animation :D

Puppeteer Lounge is currently running online "remote" as well as localized Character Rigging and Character Animation training courses. Beside teaching we are also busy thinking, visualizing and working upcoming animation projects including shorts and commercials. Wish us "All the Best" :D

Wednesday, June 6, 2012


Everything you need to know comes from the eyes! Good reference for all artist to look at ;)

Saturday, June 2, 2012

Character Creation Process

Check out the process of character creation! Breakdown beginning from concept, modelling, texturing, lighting, rigging and finally animation :)

Zen Pencils

Check this out! A website where inspirational quotes from famous people are adapted into cartoons.
Make Good Art!

Friday, June 1, 2012

Zeus Posed

Check out Mr. Zeus from "Them Greek"! Zeus is a Teen Vogue Greek model come to virtual life. It's clear he really knows how to woo the ladies. All he's missing is a tiger skin rug to lay on top of! The character was posed for testing out the rig by animator Nico Wibowo from Auckland, New Zealand