Due to high visitor numbers anticipated this weekend, 22 and 23 January, we advise booking tickets for Grinling Gibbons and John Nash exhibition entry. If you do not have a ticket booked we may not have capacity to allow entry to the exhibitions. The restaurant will be walk up service only, no table bookings.

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Animation Camp

Tue 19 April, 9.30amFri 22 April, 4.00pm

Animation Camp

Are you a budding film-maker, animator graphic designer or just really excited to have a go at a new skill and find out more? Then this 4 day, hands on animation camp is just for you!

Learn all the stages of making an animation using stop-motion and hand-drawn techniques by creating an animation to be screened at the end of the week.

The days will include:
Story writing/ storyboarding, character + set design, stop motion + hand-drawn animation, sound recording, editing + screening to parents and carers at the end of the camp.

Martin McNally

Martin has vast experience in delivering high quality workshops with schools and community groups across the Midlands. With over ten years experience he has worked with people of all ages, and now teaches filmmaking, sculpture, illustration and animation at Midlands Arts Centre, PQA Derby, Reel Access, and in other schools and community settings to both adults and young people. He has worked in the film and animation industry on idents for television and after founding Mixed Milk Media has had his own animations screen at various locations across the globe.

Booking will open soon.

Image: Animation Station at Beneath the Trees 2021