Young Game Designers Summer School 2012
Game Development Lab at South Hill Park, Berkshire, UK, led by Ben Pitt of Unity Technologies.
In August 2012, the group worked with Ben learning the basics of the Unity 3D game engine, with the aim to create and publish their own games: Coatman Begins, Professor Ball, Tank War, Boson Barrage, Adventures of Frustrum Jones, Maze Of Fortune, Llama's Adventure, Car Sense.
Supported by Unity, Hosted at Digital Media Centre, South Hill Park, UK.
Game World: Arena
Results of a one day workshop to design, build and texture game maps for multiplayer arena combat using the engine from the genre-defining FPS game, Quake.
This movie shows multiplayer combat with bots in Dark Places on all seven levels that were made during the day.
Theremin Day 2012
Sci Fi electronic drone boxes, made by a group of noise fans under the guidance of Mr. Underwood.
Starting with the basics of soldering and ending with assembly of a bespoke electronic theremin kit, featuring 6 oscillators for 3 way drone and light controlled optical sensors.
Bank Robber Minifigs on the rampage ! Half term stopmotion animation workshop for young people using Lego sets and characters.
Der Blau Reiter
Luckley Oakfield School animation projects inspired by the paintings of Der Blau Reiter artist group 1911-1914.
Dead End: Episodes #5 and #6
5. A Walk In The Park
Let's get to know each other. It's never going to be quite what you expect, is it ?
6. Murder Most Foul
Film projects past - The return of Blood Lake
Dead End: Episodes #3 and #4
3. Deep Water
The disappearances continue, but who is the attacker ?
4. Something Must Be Done
Let's get the team back together
Dead End: Episodes #1 and #2
1. In the beginning.
A mysterious character arrives, yet we do not know how.
2. Then there were Two
Screaming and horrific 'accidents' take place.
3D Printing with Sketch Up & RepRap
The future of manufacturing with the self replicating RepRap 3D printer !
3D artist, Riette Hayes-Davies joined RepRap specialists Hannah and Malcolm Napier for a workshop weekend at South Hill Park Arts Centre in March 2012 to take people through the process of modelling objects in Google Sketch Up and outputting printed objects on the RepRap.
Cut Out Animation 16.02.12
2D tales of shipwreck, sharks and mysterious islands. Animator, Gemma Burditt led a one day workshop for young people at South Hill Park Arts Centre, exploring animation using cut out drawings and images.
Touch Control Electronics 12-13.11.11
Approaching electronics as an artist, Stu "ASMO" Smith visited us in November to lead a workshop to construction a Touch Control Electronic instrument.
The final instrument uses the electrical resistance of your body, tilt and touch controls to create wild gales of synthesised noise.
Cut Out Animation 24.09.11
Train journeys and X Fighter flights in this beautiful stop motion animation using cut out shapes. Workshop at South Hill Park, Bracknell UK led by Gemma Burditt
Hand Drawn Animation
Drawn animation from our holiday workshop for young people, led by Gemma Burditt. August 2011
MotionScape Dance-Technology Project 21-26 May 2011
A five day laboratory for dance artists, to find out how to work with sensors for performance and installation.
Our first Dance-Technology mentoring programme began with a weekend "Using Sensors for Performance & Installation" workshop, investigating use of the Arduino micro-controller to connect a variety of ultra-sound, infra red and pressure sensors to generate movement triggered responses from computer.
Project supported by South East Dance
Animation: Robot Wars 01-02.06.11
A dismantled PC and half the contents of our store cupboard get used in the Half Term holiday childrens animation course.
The result: Robot Wars, of course!
The Council of Evil plot to destroy our beloved local arts and culture centre. Not a whole 24 hours - the young people on the South Hill Park 24 team have only 24 minutes to find and diffuse the bomb - will James Gigabyte, Rachel Rogers, Claire Internetical, Elizabeth Megan, Cat Royal and Dan Digit save the Arts from destruction?
Drama from our Easter holiday "Make A Film in 3 Days" course 2011, led by Bart Lee, Stephen Harrison and Beth Brennan.