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BBC ww1 uncut animation produced in london. French soldier in bright red uniform is in danger from german machine guns

A Soldier’s Kit – Quelle Dromage!

12 April 2014 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on A Soldier’s Kit – Quelle Dromage!

When the French army joined WW1, they were dangerously unprepared for war. Their soldiers were forced to face down German machine guns in bright red uniforms that were totally unfit for purpose. To illustrate this idea for the ‘Soldier’s Kit’ episode of WW1 Uncut, … Read more ⇒

Posted in 2D Animation, After Effects, Animation

Dan Snow presents WW1 Uncut,

WW1 Uncut

10 April 2014 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on WW1 Uncut

As part of this years WW1 Centenary programming, the BBC commissioned a series of films exclusively for iPlayer, called WW1 UNCUT. WW1 UNCUT is a series of short films, presented by Dan Snow, which offer a fresh perspective on some … Read more ⇒

Posted in Animation, Slurpy Studios

Yellow tail logo, an aboriginal style kangaroo

Yellow Tail Wine Internal Communications Animation

11 December 2013 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on Yellow Tail Wine Internal Communications Animation

Time can get a bit out of sync when you work in an animation studio. We quite often spend the month of August happily making Christmas ecards (with the subtle sounds of “I’m Dreaming of a White Christmas” wafting out … Read more ⇒

Posted in 2D Animation, After Effects, Motion Graphics

insurance4carhire.com – New Animated Advert on the Travel Channel

9 August 2013 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on insurance4carhire.com – New Animated Advert on the Travel Channel

https://vimeo.com/71020531 Slurpy Studios recently produced this animated advertisement for Insurance4CarHire.com, who deal with travel insurance for hire cars. We used the company’s existing branding, which is made up of simple outlines and strong colours on a map background, to create a … Read more ⇒

Posted in 2D Animation, After Effects, Animation

Recording Alison Steadman for the Fearsome Beastie

5 August 2013 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on Recording Alison Steadman for the Fearsome Beastie

A few days ago we went back to the recording studio (which had more or less recovered from Brian Blessed’s performance, although some of the microphones may never be the same again!) to record Alison Steadman as the voice of … Read more ⇒

Posted in 3D Animation, Animation, Animation News, CGI Animation

Voice of Fearsome Beastie narrator cast

23 July 2013 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on Voice of Fearsome Beastie narrator cast

Picking a voice for an animated film is a hugely important part of the process, and one that can make or break a film. Get the right voice, that the animated character comes to life; a living, breathing creature with … Read more ⇒

Posted in 3D Animation, Animation News, CGI Animation

Children’s Media Conference

19 July 2013 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on Children’s Media Conference

Just got back from an exhausting, but very interesting, few days at the Children’s Media Conference in Sheffield. This is where the Producers, Writers, Musicians, Broadcasters, Illustrators and just about anyone else involved in creating content for children tends to … Read more ⇒

Posted in Animation Festival

Swampy Marsh interview

19 July 2013 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on Swampy Marsh interview

We’re very lucky here at Slurpy Studios, because our close association with the wonderful Skwigly Animation Magazine means that we occasionally get to meet our heroes under the guise of interviewing them. Last week at the Children’s Media Conference I … Read more ⇒

Posted in Animation, Animation Festival, Disney

Builder making bricks decision

Another Waterproofing film

19 July 2013 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on Another Waterproofing film

Here is the second of 6 films we made for RIW. This one is about the importance of communication between an architect and a builder during the design and construction process.

Posted in 2D Animation, Animation

Brian Blessed to voice the fearsome beastie

Recording Brian Blessed as the Fearsome Beastie

17 July 2013 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on Recording Brian Blessed as the Fearsome Beastie

Co-Directors Katie Steed and and Jon Hunt with Producer Aaron Wood (and Brian Blessed of course). Recording Brian Blessed as the Fearsome Beastie was an experience that I’m going to remember for a very long time. Not only was Brian incredibly professional … Read more ⇒

Posted in 3D Animation, Animation, Animation News, CGI Animation


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