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The Secrets of Clay™, unique how-to series by Rony Oren has experienced overwhelming international success. Topping 1 million global sales and translated into 13 languages, the books’ unique method of creating with only 3 basic shapes, clear instructions and engaging illustrations make it easy to create a world of amazing clay characters( with only three basic shapes). The “Clayground” brand is highly commercially viable with merchandizing opportunities from favorite Clayground character mini-kits, to clay-kits, as well as seasonal mini-kits for Christmas, to branded quality clay boxes, personally selected by Rony Oren to meet the highest clay standards, and even integrating puzzles, story books, board books and placemat set. Daniella De-Nur Publishers LTD. through its imprint A-NO-NI-MA + holds the world rights of this project. We are seeking partners, publishers and distributors to bring the Secrets of Clay® to an even wider global audience, particularly in the English language.
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Pets & Farm Animals
The internationally best selling Secrets of Clay™ How To series reveals claymaster Rony’s unique and simple method, making it possible for anyone to create a magical wonderland of clay characters. All creatures, settings and scenes can be built using three simple, yet key shapes: A ball, a hot dog and a pancake. These shapes provide the foundation for constructing an endless variety of combinations, colours and sizes. Children across the globe can create and experience hands-on, a fantasy world of clay creatures, achieving amazing results. In Pets and Farm Animals, the first of the series, beginner claymasters learn as they clay, discovering the Secrets of Clay™ while creating their favourite farm animals. The full range of charming, yet simple models include: Frogs, cows, cats, dogs, bunnies, bees and even flies. Rony’s detailed clay illustrations and descriptions lead hands-on creativity, while learning about nature.
Rony Oren is a unique artist and an internationally recognised animator. Rony served as Chair of the Animation Department at the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem. Additionally, Rony has produced and directed over 500 short films and television series, a number of which received international awards. Among the series he has produced are The Egg, Foxy Fables, Tales of a Wise King, and Grabbit the Rabbit. These titles have been broadcasted in over 80 countries and on numerous networks including PBS, ABC, Disney Channel, BBC and Channel 4. Rony is a world class mentor in stop-motion animation and creation with clay. Known for his distinct brand of fun and humour, Rony has directed countless clay workshops and classes worldwide. Throughout the course of his career, Rony Oren has developed a unique method for creating clay characters that is simple and easy to follow. This method is the secret of his stunning success with children, who attend his workshops and watch his television shows time and again. Read more about Rony Oren’s academic and commercial career, master classes, workshops and accolades: http://www.ronyoren.com/wordpress/Curriculum_Vitae_Rony_Oren_21.8.12.pdf