Stop Motion claymation pioneer Will Vinton died 4th of October 2018 at the age of 70. Will hailed from Oregon, USA. He won an Oscar for his Claymation movie “Closed Mondays” 1974.
Will collaborated on a number of claymation animations with Bob Gardiner in the 70’s.
Will is widely known for the California Raisins ad campaign.
He will be sadly missed by all.
Read about Will’s career here