Pylon Animations Blog

The May Pylon Animation ContestMay 01, 2017

May Contest Theme This month's theme is: skateboarding. What cool skateboard tricks can your animated character do? Will they fail or impress? What interesting skateboad moves can you animate? Go all out! Be creative and practice your animation skills! Make sure to read the contest rules before you start. Prizes for May 1st Place Grand Prize Winner $100 Amazon gift card from Book Ripple Publishing! Your...... Read More ⟶

The April Pylon Animation Contest Winners!Apr 30, 2017

Congratulations to Rômulo for winning first place, "eeeeejack" winning second, and "DaAnimatorGuy" winning third! Everyone did an amazing job! WATCH FINALISTS! Below is the list of the top 8 finalists and why we thought their entries won: FIRST PLACE: Rômulo S. (Age 21 from Brazil) Amazing scene and rig creation. Your rigs matched the original Hometown All Stars characters very well. Great job! Rômulo won a $100 Amazon gift card from The Hometown All Stars! SECOND PLACE:...... Read More ⟶

The April Pylon Animation ContestApr 01, 2017

April Contest Theme This month's theme is: baseball. Throwing, hitting, catching, you name it! But this one is special. Our sponsor this month is The Hometown All Stars and they are going to use the best entries on their website and social media, giving you credit of course! Below are the Hometown All Stars characters. Do you best to have your animated character(s) resemble them. Go all out! Be creative and practice your animation skills! Make sure to read the contest rules before you...... Read More ⟶

The March Pylon Animation Contest Winners!Mar 31, 2017

Congratulations to Anthony A. for winning first place, Jacob C. winning second, and "eeeeeJack" winning third! Everyone did an amazing job! Watch Finalists! Below is the list of the top 10 finalists and why we thought their entries won: FIRST PLACE: ANTHONY A. (Age 17 from Puerto Rico) Great 2D animation! His animation followed the principles of animation very well, such as ease in/ease out, anticipation, weight, squash/stretch, and overlapping action. He also captured this month's...... Read More ⟶

The March Pylon Animation ContestMar 01, 2017

March Contest Theme This month's theme is: trampoline stunts and trampoline epic fails. What cool tricks can your animated character do? What happens when you fail? What interesting parkour trampoline tricks can you animate? Go all out! Be creative and practice your animation skills! Make sure to read the contest rules before you start. Prizes for March 1st Place Winner $100 Amazon gift card from The Hometown All Stars!...... Read More ⟶




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