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Animate It! with Shaun the Sheep: February half-term

16 — 24 February 2013

Visit Eden during February half-term for a special glimpse behind the scenes of Shaun’s world with a range of fun activities, from animation workshops to a trail around the Biomes.

When: Saturday 16 – Sunday 24 February 2013

Price: included in the cost of admission to Eden, except extra charge of £5 per person for the model-making workshops 

Animate It! events

Here's a flavour of the fun you can get involved at Eden throughout half-term:

  • Follow the trail and draw your own Shaun the Sheep episode using facts you have discovered then bring it to life in the animation stations. Collect your trail sheet from the Visitor Centre.
  • Help us help the Wool Room to break the Pom Pom World Record by making a sheep pom-pom and adding it to our display (part of the Campaign for Wool).
  • Aardman Animation Model-Making Workshops: build your very own Shaun the Sheep model with the expert help of Aardman’s Animators. Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Times: 11am, 12.30pm, 2.30pm and 4pm
    • Price: £5 per model 
    • Online booking is essential as places are limited.Book online here.
      Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Animate It! Live show: join our presenter in learning some cool animation tricks and even take part yourself. 
    • Times: 11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.30pm and 3.30pm 
  • Make a mask and take home an activity sheet.
  • Watch episodes of Shaun the Sheep

Animation activity sheets

Prepare for our Animate It! event by downloading and doing some of these great animation activity PDFs from Aardman:

Fun with Shaun the Sheep

Shaun the Sheep, who found fame through his BBC TV programme, is known around the world for his cheeky japes. Whether you're new to Shaun or a dyed-in-the-wool fan, you'll enjoy the farmyard fun below.

Make a mask of Shaun, Shirley or Timmy

Become part of the flock with these easy-to-make masks:

More fun with Shaun

Make your own animated movies!

Shaun the Sheep and the character ‘Shaun’ are trademarks used under licence from Aardman Animations Limited 

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