Mold Making and Casting for Stop-Motion Puppets

스톱모션 퍼핏을 위한 몰드 제작과 캐스팅

  • 김정호 (동국대학교 영상대학원)
  • Received : 2013.01.16
  • Accepted : 2013.02.21
  • Published : 2013.03.28


This paper covers the manufacturing process to improve the quality of the puppet for stop-motion films, especially focuses on the mold making and casting process those are the key steps of the puppet making. Unlike the general mold for a duplication, the mold for puppets has special functions to fix an armature and inject casting materials stably inside, and it is repeatedly baked at high temperature. The practical information about puppet makings is provided including various predictable problems, expertise from many professionals, vender list, and so on.


Stop-motion Puppet;Jacket Mold;Foam Latex;Casting


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