The first five Shaun the Sheep sculptures are on display around Bristol today ahead of the 'Shaun in the City' trail, which begins in July.
70 of the statues will be on show across the city this summer but for now fans have to make do with a preview.
Scores of the sculptures are on display in London - and the trail has been so successful that it has been extended for a further week.
The Bristol animation company behind Wallace and Gromit has announced that it'll be making a new feature film.
Following the success of the Shaun the Sheep Movie earlier this year, Aardman's new film will tell the story of an inept caveman. 'Early Man' will be directed by Wallace and Gromit creator Nick Park.
Peter Lord has taken his infamous side kick and original creation Morph to Barcelona.
In a series of tweets the Aardman co-founder shared pictures of the loveable character relaxing, and getting up close and personal with the artwork in the Spanish city.
One of Bristol's most famous exports finally hit the big screen at the weekend. Shaun the Sheep is Aardman Animations' most successful character - even outstripping Wallace and Gromit.
After nearly a decade of seven-minute-long TV shows, he's finally starring in his own feature-length film.
As Caron Bell reports, it's quite a journey for a sheep that was never supposed to be a star.
We've all heard of a red carpet but what about a green carpet?
The Shaun the Sheep movie premiered in Leicester Square yesterday. The animation which is made by Aardman Animations in Bristol, re-decorated the iconic square in Shaun the Sheep's favourite colour green.
There's good reason to celebrate as it takes each animator a whole day to create three seconds of footage.
Ed Sheeran was there to see it, along with Eliza Doolittle and Rizzle Kicks, who feature on the soundtrack.
Bristol animation company Aardman are preparing for the European premiere of their new movie Shaun the Sheep. Leicester Square in London is being turned into the back drop of the film, which will be on general release next month.
Some of Britain's best-known comedy actors are in Bristol to celebrate slapstick.
Victoria Wood, Stephen Fry, The Goodies and others will talk about the greats including Charlie Chaplin, Laurel and Hardy and Buster Keaton.
The festival, now in its 11th year, starts today and runs until Sunday 25 January.
An early Christmas present from our favourite Bristol claymation geniuses.
Aardman Animations have released a brand-new YouTube episode of the beloved Morph for the festive season.
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Fans of Shaun the Sheep can watch sculptures of the Aardman Animations character come to life from today.
Ahead of an art trail in Bristol next summer, a unit at the Galleries Shopping Centre in the city centre is being used as a studio.
Local artists will be transforming the blank sheep canvasses into works of art.
Bristol animators Aardman have announced the release date for their new film Shaun the Sheep. It'll have its world premiere in London on the January 25th and open nationwide on the Friday the February 6th.