Exquisite hand-drawn animations for a warm, clear way to get your message across.
Is there something you’re passionate about, but the more you talk about it the more glazed over your audience’s eyes become? We can boil your ideas down into a short, punchy bespoke animation that’ll keep your audience entertained, informed and wanting more!
You might have a script you want to see come to life, or chose to work with our professional script writer. With clear storyboarding and communication, you will have control of the whole process. Whether it’s stop motion, live-drawing or computer animation, each animation has a friendly hand-drawn feel that oozes warmth and humour. Guaranteed to suit even the shortest attention spans, use animation and we promise no one will go to sleep.
‘Healthier You’ is a new national scheme to help reduce Type 2 Diabetes. A group of researchers from the University of Manchester has been asked to take a look, to see if it is working. Here’s a ‘big-picture’ animation to tell us all about it, using cut-outs and speedy drawing.Read More
Dementia & Stigma: Our Journey
A group of people tell their stories of living with dementia, all brought to life in this big-picture animation of speedy drawing and cut-outs.Read More
Patient Feedback in the NHS
Researchers have been looking at how patient feedback is collected in the NHS, and how it can be used to improve services. Here’s what they found, explained in a colourful 3 minute animation, made using coloured card and cut-outs.Read More
Was your January spent in a befuddled booze haze? Or did you join the millions of people ditching the drink to take part in Dry January? Maybe you were persuaded to take part by this animation I made with Green Lions for Alcohol Concern. Which paper cut-out character do you want to be on February 1st- the overweight, farting drinker or the sharp, energetic Dry January participant? Featuring cut-outs and real life booze.Read More
Back Pain Help
Bad back? Does it sound a bit like me twanging an old violin? In which case this animation is for you! Beth Tweddle explains the best way to help relieve your back pain in this film for Cheshire & Merseyside Back Pain Help. The best person to help your back is YOU, and by following the Golden Rules for Back Pain you can be as pain-free and nimble as Tweddle (well, almost) in no time!Read More
Love Your Clothes
The WRAP charity has launched a campaign ‘Love Your Clothes’ which aims to reduce waste in the way people buy and dispose of clothing. Their research found that clothes buyers fell into 6 separate groups, from those who wear their clothes to death to those who just love shopping. They commissioned 7 animations through IE Design to profile each group and explain what this ‘segmentation’ is all about. Done in a big-picture style with plenty of cut-outs.Read More
Involving Carers in Care Plans
Winner of the 2017 NIHR Let’s Get Digital Award, this short animation explains how to involve carers in patient’s mental health care planning.Read More
Outdoor Classroom Day
On May 18th 2017, thousands of schools around the globe celebrate outdoor learning and play. Here’s a short campaign animation featuring Tarzan, pigeons and some extreme hopscotching to persuade teachers to get outside & taking part..Read More
Zero Waste Carpets
Did you know most carpets are made from oil, used once, then buried or burned? Watch this animation to find out about a better way where recyclability and reuse are designed in right at the beginning, saving carpets from a fate in the landfill or the incinerator.Read More
Global Health Exchange
Wouldn’t it be great if there was a kind of NHS foreign exchange programme where NHS workers could gain international knowledge while contributing to global health at the same time?
Well actually, there is! It’s called the Global Health Exchange, and here’s Professor Ged Byrne telling us all about it.Read More
It’s Your Job To Ask
An animation to remind nurses and healthcare professionals that it is their job to speak to women who could be at risk from FGM, in order to offer support and direct them to specialist services.Read More
Acrylamide is a carcinogenic chemical that has slipped through Food Safety legislation and found it’s way into bread, coffee, even baby food. Changing Markets commissioned this short campaign animation to highlight the shady dealings of food industry lobbyists, and promote the SumOfUs petition for tighter legislation on Acrylamide.Read More
’10Cs’ in Mental Health Care Planning
The National Institute for Health Research funded a research project to see how patients can be better involved in planning their mental health care. They came up with 10 Cs- here’s an animation to tell people what they are.Read More
A short animation commissioned by the Green Party describing the best environmental choice to make in the EU referendum, June 2016. A great opportunity to draw Boris Johnson & Farage in all their horrible glory.Read More
Planning for Healthy Teeth (edit)
A short edit of an animation to promote ways that young people can keep their teeth clean, with the help of two pets, a unicycle and some simple planning.Read More
Community Led Housing
2 short explainers forMy Community using hand drawn characters and sets but filmed in glorious 3D. Made without any computer trickery, these films are purely stop-motion. Follow the Community Housing minibus down the road to getting a project off the ground, then board the Community Housing Express train for a whistle-stop tour of project planning.Read More