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MIA Replies 9

Posted by Billy D. Fuller on Nov 12, 2013

I would like to apologize for my not being active in the forum lately. My personal family responsibilities have taken over pretty much full time these days and I only have a little time to get on…

Full size kids puppet theatre Replies 12

Posted by Sally on Oct 16, 2013

  HiI am looking for a full size puppet theatre for my 6 yr old daughter and can not find anything on the net.Can anyone help me out with a theatre or plans so I can make my own?Tks heapsSally

Another Idea for a puppet show: your thoughts? Replies 6

Posted by NimhShambler on Sep 25, 2013

I've been kicking this notion around for a while, and I figured I'd share.I've noticed in my time both as a student and as a teacher in public school systems that the curriculum is…

Publication of Children's Outreach Replies 3

Posted by pagestep007 on Sep 09, 2013

Hi All. Here is an inquiry. Does anyone know anything about these two publications? Two very good books by 'Children's Outreach'. A grandmother I met over internet, here in NZ, sent…

Questions, questions... Replies 24

Posted by Lizzies Lair on Aug 24, 2013

Hey P&Sians, Hoping your respective worlds are most awesome.So after almost two years of building puppets, I finally decided to tackle sculpting a face. Aargh! I certainly need some pointers…

Adventures of Aisle Six Replies 0

Posted by Chris Arveson on Aug 13, 2013

This looks like fun.Adventures of Aisle SixIf you're around NYC from now until the 23rd, you might give it a try.

Prospective Grandma Moses of the marionette world Replies 4

Posted by Crafty Lady on Jul 30, 2013

  Hello,  I have only posted a few times, but i do read to learn more.I thought you might want to share my excitement.   The basic structure of my folding theater was finished…

An Idea for a Puppet show--what do you think? Replies 5

Posted by NimhShambler on Jul 16, 2013

So, I've been working with marionettes for a month or so (after finding and repairing the one my dad made for me 22 years ago. It's a dinosaur named Burchees, if anyone's curious)and…

Origami puppets. Replies 3

Posted by jackg09 on Jul 14, 2013

I have made a sock puppet but besides that all i can affored at the moment is paper origami puppets i have made... is it ok to use those since i am a beginner?

Anime style puppet hair. Replies 3

Posted by andruppets on Jul 11, 2013

I'm starting a puppet that will have anime style hair. Does anyone have suggestions on how to do so?

Costume/Fursuit help Replies 1

Posted by MsPuppet on Jun 23, 2013

I have two Fursuit type costumes (rabbit and a dinosaur ) that I need to repair this week. The head structure under the fur (some sort of very thin plastic) is  literally falling apart. I have no…

Dirty Puppets!!! Replies 8

Posted by creatureworks on Jun 23, 2013

Thought that'd get ya attention ;-)Guys I've got a problem I'm hoping someone can help me with...We moved into a unit a couple of months ago which is part of a kitchen making factory so…

A budding puppeteer? Replies 2

Posted by Chris Arveson on Jun 14, 2013

My little grandson, almost age 3 dug out my original puppet and brought it to me to play with him. First, why do kids always put their hands in a puppet's mouth?After MacGillicuddy and he talked…

Happy Star Wars Day! Replies 5

Posted by PoorFishy on May 04, 2013

Hey folks.  A good friend of mine, who happens to be a very talented filmmaker and musician, made this fan vid for today - Star Wars Day.  I built and operated the droid puppet hologram.May…

Volunteer Help in Houston Area Replies 3

Posted by systemcat on Apr 17, 2013

I'm not sure where this thread would fit, so mods. move this if you feel it needs to be elsewhere in the forum.Ok, the reason I have such nice free time to build puppets and do tiny shows with…

Dummies for beginners! Replies 7

Posted by Billy D. Fuller on Apr 12, 2013

I have wanted to make a ventriloquist doll for sometime. While I do not want to venture out and make one from scratch quite yet. I thought of buying a affordable kit to begin with to test myself on…

Dislocated jaw Replies 2

Posted by creatureworks on Apr 10, 2013

Hi Guys! Just wondering if its common practice to totally dislocate the jaw of the foam head to fit in the mouthplate?...Well I say dislocate but I actually mean totally remove then stick back?Tim

Puppeteering pain!! Replies 4

Posted by Zaphod on Apr 06, 2013

Urg! So - I've just started to really get involved with my puppeteering. It's not necessarily a full time job but - through contacts I've made teaching acting and improv to young…

Jane Henson 1934 - 2013 Replies 0

Posted by lokiy2j on Apr 03, 2013

Just a little tribute.

It's been a long time since I've been here. Replies 1

Posted by squirrely on Mar 17, 2013

And it's been one year me doing Puppet-making and puppeteering.  Yup.  I need anyone's help with one thing.  As I do two puppets, I am doing the voice of puppet 1.  I…

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