Jim Parkyn has spent most of his adult life playing with modelling clay including the creation of characters for animation, film and TV. 

Jim has worked with Aardman Animations, the BBC and various independent studios. 

Jim created the Scene Machine to make animation accessible to the masses, to encourage creativity and to get folk involved. 

Jim can often be found marauding at festivals, events and exhibitions as well as working with businesses and private clients who want to get creative and play with clay.