28th Jun 2017
So once we had everything ready to go it was time to start animation. We animated Slaps and
Sandbags in Adobe Animate. First thing in the animaiton process is to set up the individual
scenes. This involves dropping your animatic, backgrounds and character files into the
software, to be made...
31st May 2017
So now that we were approved and contracts were signed we started into pre-production. The first thing to get done was to visualise the script in a storyboard. This would allow us to breakdown what was needed from the number of backgrounds and props to how many scenes had that...
17th May 2017
In this series of blogs I’m going to bring you through the thought process and practicalities of developing and creating our short ‘The Totally Normal, Everyday Adventures of Slaps and Sandbags’ that we created for the RTE Animated Shorts Scheme 2016
● Week 01 Idea
● Week 02 Development/Script
● Week 03...
16th Jun 2016
Cartoon Forum 2016.
Last week we announced that we’re pitching a new show at Cartoon Forum in September. We gave you a first look at the main characters; if you missed it - here they are again.
The premise for the show goes like this...
‘When Burt Burchester...
17th Dec 2015
Sometimes you need to go on a journey, to find what you need.
Yes, I am talking about the simple things, like going to the shops for yams milk or marmalade, but I am also talking metaphorically about the bigger things.
You might have been thinking that Treehouse Republic have...
11th Nov 2015
So it’s been all about the Web Summit for the past week, the hustle and bustle of the nerds united. Dashing around the RDS bouncing from one booth to the next, one talk to the next, and one pub to the next no doubt!
We had the...