Last month’s Aardman Academy Storyboarding Workshop was exciting for me because I was able to be taught directly by a professional from Aardman – a studio I have always admired – while staying in London where I work as ConceptSara: a Creative, Concept Designer and Illustrator. I had studied storyboarding years before in Central Saint […]
You know when you get an excited prickle in your stomach? It can happen when you make eye contact with a person you have a huge crush on, or when you’re going on holiday and the plane is just about to go really, really fast (ha. Remember that?). Well, I was doing some research into […]
How lucky was I to be given the opportunity to take 6 months sabbatical to the other side of the world? Little did I know that I’d still be here 9 months later…locked down, down under. I’ve been working as an Interactive Producer at Aardman for over 5 years and have loved being part of […]
Cutting a new scrapbook reel is one of those times when you sit back and reflect on the blood, sweat and (hopefully not so many) tears that have gone into projects completed the last couple of years. We’re often too busy making the work to be able to put time aside to showcase the projects […]
This week, we’re shining the spotlight on Senior Model Maker and Aardman Academy tutor, Nancy Jones. Read on to find out how Nancy turned her passion for making and sewing into a career, followed by the costume making tips she swears by. How did you start out in the industry and what is your role […]
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In these strange times that we find ourselves, we asked Aardman Directors to use their creativity to spread public awareness of the Covid-19 outbreak. Initially inspired by World War 2 propaganda posters, here we have a selection of animations and illustrations, that tackle the issues of social distancing, to supporting the NHS and simple advice […]
Earlier this month, Aardman Rigger Roxannah Linklater took home the LAMB prize at the 2020 British Animation Awards – a category that celebrates outstanding work from young professionals working in animation and VFX. We caught up with Roxi to learn more about her role and life at the studio… How did you start out in the […]
We know that fans are excited to find out more about our next-generation console, PlayStation 5, and exactly how it will bring about the future of gaming. Today we’re proud to unveil more details behind the technical and hardware components that make PlayStation 5 such an innovative and powerful platform – the ultra-high-speed SSD, integrated […]
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The fight for justice gets bigger, badder, and more quirkier! My Hero One’s Justice 2, out today, brings back the original cast from the first game, while also introducing plenty of new fan favorites. With over 40 playable characters, improved battle mechanics, new team interactions, and an exciting new Missionffice Mode where you get to […]
Greetings PlayStation fans! We are very excited to announce today that our acclaimed roguelike RPG of spaceship exploration, and tactical turn-based combat with cards, Deep Sky Derelicts, is coming on PS4! The game will be available on PlayStation Store starting 24th March. It’s been two and a half years since Deep Sky Derelicts was introduced […]
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