What We're About

We are a creature building company. Dedicated to providing the best character development experience for your project!

A one stop shop! We have a background in film and television and can help develop and produce your project without the hassle of going to a variety of companies to get your production made.

We custom design and plan your character with the technical needs required for building it into a talking 3D character!
Established in
Film/Television Years Experience
Puppet Related Injuries
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Who Are We?

What we do

Custom Puppets
Do you have a character you want to bring to life for a play, commercial or television/Internet production? We will work with you to get the highest quality puppet. Contact Us!

Puppet Building Workshops
Ever dream of being able to manipulate objects with your mind? How about taking the first step and move them with your hands? Learn how to manipulate puppets properly and in a safe, none-judgemental class. Class date and times coming soon!

Puppet Productions
One of the many strengths we have is in film/video production. With an extensive background in film and television we are able to see your production through from beginning to end. Contact us for more information!

The Team

Lets do this!

Tom Stewart

Tom Stewart, graduate of Film Production and worked in the film and video business for more than 25 years. Tom is a puppet fabricator and performer and has built many characters for both film and television. He is also The Creature Works Studio founder.
Tam Tran

Tam Tran

Tam Tran is a graduate of film and media at Queens University, but unfortunately they have no return policy for degrees. He writes, directs and often puppet wrangles. He is also a walking encyclopedia for everything comic book related.

Latest Blog Posts

Planned Puppethood Blog

Get Inspired

Get Inspired

Day off today! Touring around this town enjoying amazing art.

Puppet Budgeting 101

Puppet Budgeting 101

Before opening up the spreadsheet there are a few questions I want you to ask yourself: 1) How much does it cost (in materials) to build one puppet? 2) How long does it take to build a puppet?3) Do you know what your overhead is? I hope you answered those questions and if you don’t…

Why I Don’t Dye Antron Fleece

Why I Don’t Dye Antron Fleece

I use to be proud of the fact that every puppet I built I made by hand. Vacuum forming eyes, stripping feathers for individual hairs, cutting foam and dyeing fleece; I knew every square inch of that puppet before it was shipped. I had time …then I had kids. Having kids totally changed my perception…

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