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Mid-West Puppet Builder's Meet-Up! Replies 4

Posted by DrMegan on May 23, 2012

Kim from Joy Filled Puppets and I are going to be hosting a puppet builder's meet-up and shopping day in Minneapolis on July 21st, and we'd love for you to join us! We're still putting…

Puppet Quilds Replies 8

Posted by Paul Santellana on May 15, 2012

So I have been searching for information on puppet guilds. What I can find is very vague. Can anyone inform me on what a puppet guild is, what are the benefits of being a member, and is it something…

Trick Marionettes Replies 5

Posted by Danny Lions on May 11, 2012

I thought you guys might enjoy this link need to learn how to make a waltzing Marionette!

Behind The Scenes "Buillding a Fraggle" Replies 18

Posted by Danny Lions on May 09, 2012

I thought this was a neat video, so I decided to share. I'm crazy about Fraggle Rock!Behind the Scenes at Fraggle Rock "Build a Fraggle"

How to Train Your Dragon Puppet Replies 11

Posted by Puppeteergirl on May 08, 2012

Hey guys, I just saw this online! Look at these great Dragon puppets for How to Train your Dragon Live!

A few pics Replies 7

Posted by Chris Arveson on May 04, 2012

Here are a few pics of my audiences mostly from my trip to the Johannesburg, South Africa area, November, 2010. (Was it really that long ago?)We put in 3 first grade and 3 second grade classes into…

Puppet show name.... Replies 3

Posted by polkaboy1027 on May 03, 2012

We are in the process of putting together a weekly show to be put on YouTube.  But for the life of me, we cannot think of a name!  We originally came up with "The Not So Late Show"…

Pattern sale & win an ipod! Replies 12

Posted by Na on May 02, 2012

As you might guess by the slightly edited logo on the School of Puppetry website, this month marks the 5th anniversary of the site. Well, no not quite, since this site is full of content from another…

Aslan Puppet for stage Production Replies 7

Posted by Puppeteergirl on Apr 26, 2012

Hey all! Thought I'd share this video I saw this morning. Looks like they are trying to build a Warhorse style lion to play Aslan onstage, rather than an actor. Anyway, here's the…

Am I a crank? Or: "muppets" Replies 19

Posted by DrMegan on Apr 25, 2012

II think I need some perspective from my puppety friends. Last week, BoingBoing posted a video, and titled the post "Senior in love affair with muppet dog."…

Remodeling of Stage Replies 28

Posted by EKPastor on Apr 23, 2012

Hey Guys! We are FINALLY remodeling our stage in the children's ministry building. I'm looking for suggestions on which/what kind of paint to use to paint our stage surface flat black. We are…

Need suggestions Replies 11

Posted by Na on Apr 19, 2012

Now that I have your attention... May is the 5th anniversary of my publishing of articles, and I'm planning on celebrating it with something special. Part of the something special was to be a…

Czech film, Kooky Replies 7

Posted by Na on Apr 19, 2012

I had forgotten about this film for ages, but have seen it again and thought I'd share some news for those here who might be interested. It's a feature film about a teddy bear, and uses stop…

New gallery images Replies 18

Posted by Na on Apr 14, 2012

I've finally gotten around to uploading some of my puppets to my gallery here: I only took photos of yesterday.

Happy Easter! Replies 3

Posted by Shawn on Apr 08, 2012

In honor of Easter I wanted to show off a video that one of our members shot.  I actually found it over on FB.  It was created by our very own Nikole and it shows how to make a really cute…

Movie Puppets displayed at Horror Convention! Replies 4

Posted by evilpuppets on Apr 02, 2012

Hi all!I just got back from the 'Mad Monster Party' in Charlotte, North Carolina where I exhibited a booth of some of my puppet collection.  Here are some pics for those that are into the…

Whatnots on Amazon Replies 4

Posted by Na on Apr 01, 2012

I was just doing a little hunting for a question sent via my website, and it turns out you can buy FAO Schwarz Whatnot kits on Amazon. Great news for those who asked and couldn't get international…

MN State Lotto commercials Replies 1

Posted by DrMegan on Mar 29, 2012

The Minnesota State Lotto has just started airing some really cute woodland creature commercials. Here's the links for both, and there's some other behind the scenes stuff too.I'll warn…

Puppets from 1972 Replies 3

Posted by DrMegan on Mar 26, 2012 found this in my RSS feed today, and I thought I'd share. These remind me of a bunch of rainy day craft books my mom would pull out when I…

Gremlins, Ghoulies, Critters, Puppet Master, Child's Play Puppets & More! Replies 4

Posted by evilpuppets on Mar 10, 2012

'Evil Puppets' celebrates the art of evil puppetry and will be at the Mad Monster Party Horror Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina March 23-25th, 2012.  We will be showcasing an…

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