undertheappletree-website

We spent part of our Sunday updating our Appletree website. The pics in the header are taken from the storyboards. Thanks, nieta. You’re a star!

New website

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Erik has taken down the window signs from the Apple Tree studio. Don’t worry, we’re not closing, we’re just moving. We discovered a wonderful little place in the heart of the fashion district of Arnhem. It suits us very well. It’s just temporary. If everything goes as planned we’ll soon …

On the move

Cider Champagne

We’ve been a-poppin’ cider champagne for The Apple Tree just grew bigger and better. My lovely producer and I made a pact with another lovely producer - Pedri Animations – and are in the process of making even more pacts with producers abroad. The best thing is that the Dutch Filmfund – …

Bigger ‘n better

Raul Henriquez

Yesterday we popped a lovely cider champagne. The ever growing Apple Tree team had to celebrate. Celebrate what? you ask? I’ll tell you soon..! In the meantime: For the best bubbly in town I recommend you have a look at the Ciderwinkel website of Cider Man Raúl. Cheers!

The Cider Man

utat-storyboards

Hi there, animation lovers, The Apple Tree storyboards are finished! What you see here is about one third of the movie. I must say it’s great to see the whole story unfold before my eyes in images. I have a beautiful digital version of the boards – of which I’ll …

Storyboards finished

zombie-collage

Hi y’all! Here’s a puppet-building test. Built in 2 days. Animatable. The wire armature is a bit too thin. Makes him a bit wobbly. But that fits the character, doesn’t it? This puppet came out a bit scarier than intended. But the horn on the walking aid helps making this poor …

Tom Bone