All posts tagged: ball & socket

Making of Adem

Finally, I am posting about how I made Adem. Although I have posted other things separately, this post is going to be a very long one. Other pictures I posted previously are located here. And a walk cycle test is here to post everything all together about Adem. I had a ball&socket armature made for […]

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Making of a Bird Armature

Bird armature for Kush: Kush is an eagle like bird living on top of the tree of life… When I first started working on the bird¬†armature, I thought I could go away with a complete wire and epoxy one. But, I want her to fly, land, shake her head,… So, especially her shoulders needed to […]

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Making Ball Joints for Bird Armature

Long time no post but hard work… I have been trying to figure out making ball&socket armatures. I wanted to post when I HAD something to show. I first started with a wire armature for Kush but after couple of different wire tests, I decided to try ball joints for the bird armature. Kush will […]

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And Adem’s Ball&Socket Armature…

Here he is Adem’s armature. I received this armature couple weeks ago but did not have a chance to post here. It is simply beautiful. Many thanks to Erol Akbarci who made this armature for me. It works great!!! Very clean, carefully produced. This is 5.5″ You see that he has very long arms. I […]