Stop-motion filmmaker PES, which makes whimsical use of everyday objects as substitutes for other things (bubble wrap for boiling water, popcorn for explosions, Post-It Note pads for pats of butter), made a fun commercial for the Washington State Lottery.
In the upcoming issue of MAKE, we are running an article written by PES producer and manager Sarah Phelps on how she makes these clever videos.
Mark Frauenfelder is the founder of Boing Boing and the editor-in-chief of MAKE and Cool Tools. Twitter: @frauenfelder. His new book is Maker Dad: Lunch Box Guitars, Antigravity Jars, and 22 Other Incredibly Cool Father-Daughter DIY Projects