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Pirates review

Skwigly review – The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists

19 March 2012 | by katiesteed | Comments Off on Skwigly review – The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists

One of the most exciting animated releases this year will undoubtedly by The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists from everyone’s favourite Bristol based stop motion studio. That’s Aardman by the way. The lucky s*ds at Skwigly have been lucky … Read more ⇒

Posted in Animation Review, Stop Motion Animation

educational animation

Educational Animation – Hangova

6 March 2012 | by katiesteed | 1 Comment

Now for the second of our two films for The Hangova. The first was a purely promotional piece, designed be exciting and compelling without delivering a huge amount of information because it’s purpose is to draw people on to the … Read more ⇒

Posted in 2D Animation, Animation

Exeter Animation festival

5 March 2012 | by katiesteed | 1 Comment

Exeter Animation Festivals is unique amongst animation festivals (the ones we’ve visited anyway) in that it’s aimed as much (if not slightly more) at the local population as it is at the visiting animation industry. Occasionally this results in 2 … Read more ⇒

Posted in Animation Festival, Animation Festivals, Animation News

animated promotional film

Promotional Animation – Hangova

2 March 2012 | by katiesteed | 1 Comment

One of the things that we pride ourselves on here at Slurpy Studios, is that we don’t have a house style. We design a style from scratch for each film that fits the message it needs to convey, so each … Read more ⇒

Posted in 2D Animation, After Effects, Animation, Design, Viral Marketing

ComeOn_illustration

Come On… it’s P4D!

2 March 2012 | by katiesteed | Comments Off on Come On… it’s P4D!

We’ve created and animated lots and lots of characters over the years, each with a different personality and purpose. One of our favourites over this time, despite the fact that he’s probably the simplest character that we’ve ever created, is … Read more ⇒

Posted in Illustration

book illustration - taming your public speaking monkeys

Dee Clayton; Presenter, author, trainer of monkeys

31 January 2012 | by katiesteed | Comments Off on Dee Clayton; Presenter, author, trainer of monkeys

We don’t do a huge amount of illustration work here at Slurpy – why create a single image when you can spend your evenings and weekends creating thousands of practically identical, but ever so subtly different ones? But when Dee … Read more ⇒

Posted in Digital Painting, Illustration, Marketing

toy fair olympia

London Toy Fair

26 January 2012 | by katiesteed | Comments Off on London Toy Fair

Several of us at Team Slurpy spent yesterday at the Toy Fair at London’s Olympia. This was our first visit to the event, and was a fantastic opportunity for us to network with the Country’s biggest and best Licensors, Manufacturers … Read more ⇒

Posted in Animation, Branding, Character Animation, Design

Shabby Chic Website

Designing a beautiful, shabby-chic website

12 January 2012 | by katiesteed | Comments Off on Designing a beautiful, shabby-chic website

‘Shabby-chic’ as a design style is undergoing a huge burst of popularity at the moment in everything from fashion to interior design. Which is lucky for us, because it just so happens to be one of our favorite styles, and an aesthetic … Read more ⇒

Posted in Design, Marketing, Photoshop, Web Design

Web animation for Barking Heads

7 December 2011 | by katiesteed | Comments Off on Web animation for Barking Heads

We sure have been busy over here at Slurpy. It’s been a rollercoaster of a month, with deadlines, new projects and important meetings being hit with astounding regularity. Now that we’ve gained a few minutes to catch our breath, time to show … Read more ⇒

Posted in 2D Animation, Animation, Branding, Character Animation, Marketing

Dark Blues – a divided website

28 October 2011 | by katiesteed | Comments Off on Dark Blues – a divided website

The Dark Blues have a problem. There are two distinct sides to their business, but both have to be represented equally on their website. They attract different audiences, but have to be clearly linked visually. One side is a 6 … Read more ⇒

Posted in Creativity, Design, Web Design, Website Review


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