8" x 10" x 1" acrylic shadow box + 8" x 10" x 1 5/8" cradled birch panel + battery-powered LED pen light = an animation light box for the masses.
Watch “Mannequin”, a hand-painted animated short by Pete Burkeet, then read an interview with the artist.
An interview with DIY animation powerhouse Kelly Gallagher (Pen Up The Pigs, etc.)
Build your own multiplane animation rig for $60, from IKEA parts! No power tools required — all you’ll need is a screwdriver. Place it under any copy stand / down shooter rig. Replacement glass (usually the most significant expense) is just $5 per sheet.
Music by Black Ant (CC-BY)