Through much pestering, and reminding, My father and I have made a start to the animation stage. Scaled blueprints have been written up as you can see below:
From today, we have made a start at constructing the stage.
here is a picture of the work so far!:
As you can see, the stage is not going to be very large, finding a careful balance in the size of the stage and the props will be the challenge to tackle here. Too big means too heavy to carry and harder or longer to repair. too small and the it will be difficult to navigate props around.