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Whew... Finally done Replies 8

Posted by ArthurS on Jun 25, 2014

Wow, I've been gone a while!  Missed ya!  PUPPETCOrN was awesome!  Low attendance, but the classes were awesome and I have some things in the works from stuff I learned. …

How to win in court! Replies 4

Posted by Skitstorm on Jun 24, 2014

Parking ticket? Cheese laundering? Hamster rustling? Whatever charges you're fighting in court, be sure to follow this sound and reasoned advice, practically GUARANTEED* to win you the case!*not…

A Jazzy Jeff Alarm Clock... Replies 4

Posted by Skitstorm on Jun 06, 2014

More nonsense from us fuzzy drunkards at Skitstorm. Hope you guys like it...!

Crowdfunding critique Replies 30

Posted by TygerMin on Jun 03, 2014

I am thinking of attempting another crowdfunding campaign, trying to raise the money needed to have my mascot turned into a puppet.  I was wondering if I could get some critique of the…

Congrats video for Reading Rainbow Replies 0

Posted by TygerMin on May 29, 2014

Reading Rainbow has a Kickstarter going and reached its goal of $1 million in 11 hours and surpassed $2 million on the second day.  Created a congrats video that I posted on Twitter:Yeah...still…

Jim Barber left Branson show Replies 0

Posted by Gail on May 24, 2014 just saw that Ventriloquist Jim Barber stopped doing his show in Branson last December. I…

Puppetry is back in Star Wars Replies 5

Posted by TygerMin on May 24, 2014

Keeping true to his promise of less CGI, Abrams posted a video showing off one of the new characters:And in GIF form:

Muppet Tattoos Replies 6

Posted by PoorFishy on May 09, 2014

Hey folks,As a life-long Muppet fan, and a most-of-my-life-long tattoo fan, it was only a matter of time before the two would come together as one.  It's not quite finished yet, but…

Some weekend bargins Replies 1

Posted by Angel in Tx on Apr 19, 2014

I went shopping yesterday and yard sale shopping today and I'm happy to have found a few things.Yesterday at Hobby Lobby I found these for 40% off:I'll use them for eyes.The usual…

Is latex the answer? If so, please tell me how I use it!!! Replies 23

Posted by Lizzies Lair on Mar 31, 2014

Hey P&Sians,Kinda getting frustrated with my builds. I've been trying for years through my cloth dolls etc and now puppets to develop that one, truly evil character. I can see them in my…

Green Screen Test Replies 11

Posted by TygerMin on Mar 30, 2014

Ok, so I caught at least 2 mistakes.  There shouldn't be wrinkles in the green material, and apparently I need to film some blank green screen footage before using a blue puppet.  Any…

Searching for the best Puppeteer dvd. Replies 5

Posted by squirrely on Mar 27, 2014

Is there a great puppeteer dvd out there that I can find.  That basics of puppeteering to the next teachings?  Like a college type puppeteer dvd.  Just wondering.   

Any filming tips? Replies 10

Posted by TygerMin on Mar 05, 2014

"Filming puppets will be easy!"  Dumbest thing I thought :D  Have several kinks to work out.  Any tips on the following?- Head shots.  I kept having trouble getting my…

Commercial puppet studio list Replies 18

Posted by yalaurie on Feb 22, 2014

Okay so I am having a heck of a time finding what I am looking for. I am trying to compile a list of studios that make puppets for large clients (like for example Disney.) Obviously there is the…

Logo Critique Replies 30

Posted by TygerMin on Feb 16, 2014

I am attempting to get a mascot based logo created using Fiverr.  And yes, I do know that you get what you pay for, just don't have the money for a more professional look.  Anyway,…

No Diggity marionettes Replies 1

Posted by Puppeteer_Elly on Feb 01, 2014

Does anyone know who made the two marionettes on the No Diggity music video? Wikipedia just says, "manager Tony Brown who also worked closely with puppeteers to develop marionettes of Teddy Riley…

Not exactly NZ to Bogota or Can you teach an old dog new tricks Replies 4

Posted by Gary Sorrell on Jan 09, 2014

Sorry I havent been around. I really love this group here, and was looking forward to contributing a lot, but we decided to finally make the much talked about move from Florida to my home state of…

Looking for the post about making puppets for non-profits Replies 2

Posted by yalaurie on Dec 23, 2013

Okay, I am going crazy. A few weeks back I was reading a post from a lady (I think in California?) who is starting to accept non-profit puppet requests. I thought I pinned  her website on…

Struggling with a name Replies 35

Posted by Lizzies Lair on Nov 28, 2013

Hey P&Sians,I'm doing Christmas on a budget this year so am making a bunch of gifts. My partner has a bit of a thing for clowns so I decided I would make one for Christmas. Kind of…

Who is the new voice of Wayland Flowers Madame Replies 1

Posted by Billy D. Fuller on Nov 18, 2013

Who is the new voice of wayland Flowers Madame;Madame's Back - One Night only! Spend New Year's…

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