CREATIVE WORKSHOPS FOR CHILDREN

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01 /Creative workshops ‘Muppets’ led by a puppeteer Jūratė Trimakaitė

During the workshop, children will have an opportunity to have a better look into one of the most interesting puppets – a muppet. What kind of puppet a muppet is? How should one animate it? Each participant will make his or her own muppet. They will also learn some puppeteer’s tricks: how to warm up hands, how to come up with a right character, how to make and animate it so that it looks alive. Course of the workshop: getting to know each other, gymnastics of body and imagination, exercise for better concentration, first encounter with a puppet, making and animation of the muppet.

Time: 9.30 am – 12.00 pm
Venue: Klaipeda Culture Communication Centre

02 /Puppet animation workshop ‘Stop PUPPET’ led by film animator Birutė Sodeikaitė

During the workshop, children will make their own film by doing magic tricks, animating things and people around. They will get introduced to the stop motion technique and make a short film using the principles of classic animation. The theme of the workshop is the journey of the Magic Cube, a character of the festival. The participants will play with boxes, will learn to animate them and tell the story in a film medium.

Time: 9.30 am – 12.00 pm
Venue: Klaipeda Culture Factory