One of the core elements of animation is the walk cycle. Square Bear decided to set a big challenge: change it to a run, include a dog (believe us, dogs don’t move the same as people), and throw in a dog with lots of flowing hair. A whole lot of flowing hair that has to […]
I really love to animate, and Square Bear just seems to enjoy moving around so much. Here is a little GIF loop of our favorite bear joining Santa in his appointed rounds.
Square Bear takes his first foray into horror as Square Bear Studio continues to create character driven animation. This one was created for Halloween and you might recognize the film we’re celebrating. This was a heck of a lot of fun to make. And don’t worry, both Square Bear and Specs the Manatee are top-flight […]
Browsers have Back buttons. Studies show that web surfers are an impatient lot. Make them wait too long for your page to load, make it difficult for them to figure out your site in a matter of seconds, and they click that back button and seek better experiences. And by “too long” we are talking around 3-5 […]
An in-house animation of a sort. When she isn’t being one of Square Bear’s go-to voiceover crew, Maggie Gallant is on stage doing one of her amazing solo performances. Her current show, Liberté Egalité Adoptée, explores identity and what happens when you dig just deep enough to uncover the unexpected. Though not a major character, […]
We are so proud to have created the book trailer for the upcoming Bears Make the Best Reading Buddies, a picture book by Carmen Oliver with art by Jean Claude. The voice work was done by our very own Maggie Gallant, brilliant resident writer/performer in the Square Bear Studio compound. After attending Adobe Max I decided to do this one in After […]