Emily’s Story

A couple months back I was given a rare opportunity to try my hand at set design and prop making, all with paper! Working alongside Crush’s talented animators: Julia Deakin, Yoho Yue, and Jullian Ablaza, and illustrator Flavia Lopez, I was introduced to the intricate world of stop-motion animation. The project was for Children’s Wish Foundation, and we were delighted to hear that the real Emily happily approved it.

So here I present you the final cut of “Emily’s Story”:

And here is “the making of”:

And on another happy note, the paper pineapple I made for the Hawaiian scene has found a new home in my fruit basket. He’s since made friends with the apple and doesn’t mind being sliced whenever I want to show him off.

paper sculpture pineapple

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My name is Ashley Barron and I'm a Toronto based illustrator. This is my online show & tell of new artwork and anything else I find inspiring. Thanks for taking a look :)

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