A step-by-step guide for the creation of a stop motion puppet with a rubber latex head. Foam latex is generally the material of choice for a flexible stop-motion puppet, but some of us can’t go and bake toxic chemicals in the kitchen stove. Rubber latex isn’t as flexible, but it is an acceptable alternative.
Armatures can be ordered from www.stopmotionstore.com
Here is the list of tools and materials, excluding what is needed for the armature, eyes, and costume:
Hot glue gun
Plastalina or Roma Clay
PaintAluminum armature wire
Plumber’s epoxy putty