I met Kristi Ann Holt and her daughter yesterday on a Puppet/Fleece exchange 🙂 Kristi has her own studio –Anarkiti and builds amazing hand crafted puppets. It was a joy to chat and exchange horror/fun stories of puppet building.
The Stan Winston School of Character Arts announced they are running a 2 day web course on Marionette building by none other than Scott Land!! I’ve signed up immediately for the course and hope to see you all there! SIGN UP NOW!! Also remember that SWSCA is also running a Puppet Mechanisms course by BJ Guyer […]
Fellow puppet enthusiasts, I wish you had been a fly on the wall at Beyond the Sock. If you had, then you would know that the $1350 price tag for attendance would be worth saving for. I can’t think of any place better to enjoy myself while developing my professional skills than this program hosted […]
Book Review In 1997, Drew Allison of Grey Seal Puppets along with Donald Devet created The Foam Book (now on Kindle). I probably purchased my copy around 2006. It was one of the first guides for creating polyfoam mouth/rod puppets geared for the newly minted puppet-making enthusiast. The book was filled with practical tips and […]
The course is being run by B.J. Guyer and looks like a amazing chance for those just getting into puppet fabrication to learn the craft, or for old guys like me to learn some new techniques. I signed up and hope to see you there too!
Here is a short little video on Braden Griffiths- Puppet Builder and Actor.
Up to 40% off for some Puppet Patterns! CLICK HERE to see the sales.
Jim Henson’s Creature Shop from Gizmodo on Vimeo.
Stevie Ray leads you step by step thru the building an Aces of Spaces String Puppet. Each week Steve will teach you how from start to finish to make your puppet dreams come true.
Here are the last two Episode’s of my Beginner Puppet Building Course. 🙁 Thanks goes out to all of you who waited so patiently for me to complete the series. Enjoy!