Interact with Marc Spess and his guests to discover the world of clay and stop motion animation.

Animate and build puppets each month in friendly competitions to hone your skills.

Beginner and advanced video tutorials, from sculpting, armatures and animation.

Learn the basics of how to make eyes for puppets, what clays to use, armature making and more.

Learn how foam latex puppets are made, what the build-up technique is and more

Who paved the road for the rest of us? And who are some modern day pioneers? This section explores both.

Anasazi, Helium Frog and some educational PDF's on how to create stop motion films.

Got a question? Run into a problem? Let me know.

Here's what is going on in the world of stop motion and clay animation. We cover official news from studios as well as individual artists.