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Annecy favourites – Animated… fish?

21 June 2012 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on Annecy favourites – Animated… fish?

One of the things that is so exciting about animation, is the ability to bring pretty much anything to life. And by anything, I mean anything! One of the earliest animators, Vladislav Starevich used dead insects and other animals with teeny little … Read more ⇒

Posted in Animation Review, Stop Motion Animation

Earliest Oswald cartoon unearthed?!

20 June 2012 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on Earliest Oswald cartoon unearthed?!

Actual footage of Mickey’s predecessor; Oswald the Lucky Rabbit, is hard to come by. Disney lost the rights to the character in 1928 and Universal, his new owners, soon had to watch Mickey’s popularity greatly eclipse the Oswalds. Add to … Read more ⇒

Posted in Animation History

Annecy favourites – Irish Animation

16 June 2012 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on Annecy favourites – Irish Animation

Every year Annecy Animation festival focusses on the animation films of a different country, and this year, the honour went to Ireland. Irish animation as we know it today began in 1985 when the Sullivan Bluth Studios arrived in Dublin … Read more ⇒

Posted in Animation, Animation Festival, Animation History

Paperman – Disney’s new short

15 June 2012 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on Paperman – Disney’s new short

With their latest short from director John Kahrs, Disney have shown that they are once again at forging the way forward for animation. When Walt Disney died, he left a studio that was the very best at 2D animation. No … Read more ⇒

Posted in 2D Animation, 3D Animation, Animation News, Animation Review, Disney

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Annecy animation festival 2012

15 June 2012 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on Annecy animation festival 2012

Annecy animation festival is definitely one of the hi-lights of the animation industry’s calendar. Sure, there are other animation festivals around the world (currently 248 according to animation-festivals.com), but none can boast a setting or a spirit that compares to … Read more ⇒

Posted in Animation Festival, Animation Festivals, Animation News

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Speak Yoruba

21 May 2012 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on Speak Yoruba

Consider me a bit of an idiot if you will, but I have to admit that I’d never heard of Yoruba until we received the brief for this short piece of animation, designed to help people learn to speak what … Read more ⇒

Posted in 2D Animation, Animation, Music & Animation

Slurpy Studios Animation Production Showreel 2012

17 May 2012 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on Slurpy Studios Animation Production Showreel 2012

We are delighted to be able to show you our latest showreel of animation production work; spanning corporate, entertainment and commercial animation. [iframe src=”http://player.vimeo.com/video/41476985″ width=”500″ height=”281″ frameborder=”0″ webkitAllowFullScreen mozallowfullscreen allowFullScreen] We create beautiful and inspiring films through our passionate approach, … Read more ⇒

Posted in 2D Animation, After Effects, Character Animation, Showreel, Slurpy Studios

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Organic Blogs, Web Designer Magazine Features Vickys Vintage Gifts

15 May 2012 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on Organic Blogs, Web Designer Magazine Features Vickys Vintage Gifts

We got a pleasant surprise today as we leafed idly through this month’s edition of web designer magazine – one of our recent websites was promoted on their “I love Blog Beautiful” feature. This month the subject was “organic blogs, … Read more ⇒

Posted in Design, Ecommerce, Slurpy Studios, Web Design

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Animation-Festivals.com Relaunch!

6 April 2012 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on Animation-Festivals.com Relaunch!

We are very proud to announce the relaunch of our website animation-festivals.com! This website is designed to help animators, producers, students and enthusiasts to keep up with the vast number of animation festivals and events around the world that they … Read more ⇒

Posted in Animation Festival, Animation Festivals, Animation News, Film Festivals, Web Design

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Animation Industry gets the Tax Breaks it needs to survive

21 March 2012 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on Animation Industry gets the Tax Breaks it needs to survive

It’s all in the title really – the budget has just been announced, and the Animation Industry will be getting the tax breaks that we have been campaigning for. Huge congratulations go to Oli Hyatt of Blue Zoo Animation, who … Read more ⇒

Posted in Animation News


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