Puppet Building

Call Me…. Maybe?

I’ve been building puppets for about two years and seldom do I perform with them other than chasing the kids around the house. After goofing-off with my kids pretending to sing songs from various artist, I decided to create this video based on Carly Rae Jepsen’s pop song Call Me…

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Hobbs the Goblin: Part One

Working on a new puppet build. His name is Hobbs and he’s a goblin. Not quite sure if he is friendly or not… we’ll just have to wait until the build is complete. Hobbs is covered in an antron fleece which was purchased from the great folks at Dewey Street.

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Making Puppet Tongues

I use my Cricut cutting machine primarily for cutting puppet parts. It does a great job on making clean, symmetrical forms out of felt. Here is a small demo of the machine printing several tongues. I design the shapes in Adobe Illustrator and then export the files as SVG.  The SVG…

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