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Instructional Animated Films

20 March 2012 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on Instructional Animated Films

In The Powder Room is an online community aimed primarily at women, helping them “to exchange their wants, likes, desires, trials and tribulations in an open and honest forum. And, more than that, they can have a laugh while they’re … Read more ⇒

Posted in 2D Animation, After Effects, Animation, Marketing, Slurpy Studios

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Skwigly review – The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists

19 March 2012 | by Katie Steed | 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

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UK Animation Industry At Risk

14 March 2012 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on UK Animation Industry At Risk

We’ve mentioned before the appalling state that the British Animation Industry has found itself in. Despite bringing billions to the economy, despite making programs that are loved the world over, and despite producing some of the most memorable characters ever, … Read more ⇒

Posted in Animation History, Animation News

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25 Greatest Animated Films of All Time

12 March 2012 | by Katie Steed | 9 Comments

You may have noticed a distinct lack of Oscar commentary from us here at Slurpy. Frankly we thought it was a thoroughly uninspiring year for animation, both shorts and features, and we still haven’t forgiven the Academy for not even … Read more ⇒

Posted in Animation History, Animation News, Animation Review, Disney

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How to commission an animated film

8 March 2012 | by Katie Steed | Comments Off on How to commission an animated film

We know that commissioning an animated film can be a daunting task. Most people we talk to have never dealt with an animation studio before, and look positively petrified at the very prospect. That’s why a large part of our … Read more ⇒

Posted in Advice & Guides, Animation, Animation News, Animation Review, Marketing, Recommendation

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Educational Animation – Hangova

6 March 2012 | by Katie Steed | 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 Katie Steed | 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

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Promotional Animation – Hangova

2 March 2012 | by Katie Steed | 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

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Come On… it’s P4D!

2 March 2012 | by Katie Steed | 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

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Dee Clayton; Presenter, author, trainer of monkeys

31 January 2012 | by Katie Steed | 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


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