Tag Archives: stop-motion

Congratulations Barry Purves!

28 Mar

The fabulous animator, director (and Bloomsbury author ;) Barry Purves will be at this year’s Romics International Festival to collect a Romics d’Oro lifetime achievements award.


Celebrate the Oscars by kick-starting your career in film

28 Feb

Did you wake up yesterday morning singing Bret McKenzie’s ‘Man or Muppet‘?



16 Dec

Award-winning animator Barry Purves introduces us to the magical world of stop-motion in the fourth title in AVA’s Basics Animation series. We are giving away a copy of Stop-motion as today’s advent treat so if you would like to learn more about this unique form of storytelling just comment on the blog post by 4pm on Monday 19th…


Student profile, Visual Communication – Alison Lucy Stone

11 Oct

I have always found the development and progression of a designer or artist’s work extremely interesting to see. […]

Student Profile – Illustration/Animation, Jennifer Denty

4 Aug

“I think the worst thing that you can do as a creative is stay at home”


AVA talks to…”legendary” animator and author Barry Purves

23 Apr

Barry Purves

An interview with the wonderful Barry Purves, ahead of the release of his new book, Basics Animation 04: Stop-motion[…]