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  1. spcglider

    Transylvania Television airing in Texas!

    HOUSTON, we have an airdate! As I understand it, TVTV will be airing starting this Saturday night at 11pm on KVQT channel 21.6. in the Houston, Texas market!! To anyone who lives in Houston, knows someone who lives in Houston, has a picture of Anjelica Houston... be sure to tell everyone you...
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    News on TVTV

    Hey guys, Just a quickie update (for those of you who are prone to care! LOL!) on Transylvania Television: We are currently putting all our efforts to assembling a package of six to ten half hour shows using some of our previous material and some all-new comedy pieces. Why? Well, we got...
  3. spcglider

    FS: Muppet Cannon

    We're selling the cannon we built to launch Gonzo from on the Extreme Makeover: Home Edition that shot in St.Paul, MN last year. http://minneapolis.craigslist.org/hnp/for/2272679866.html -Gordon
  4. spcglider

    Another CPA workshop?

    Hey, I was wondering if anyone knows if there was any talk, rumor, scuttlebutt, dirt, gossip, or hearsay about Steve Whitmire (or other Muppet performers) doing any other workshops at the Center For Puppetry Arts? It'd be superb to have an opportunity to do something a little more complex...
  5. spcglider

    TVTV at Atlanta Wizard World

    Hey all you puppet fans! It looks like we'll be attending (and hopefully getting a table at) Atlanta Wizard World convention coming up on December 4th and 5th! If we have a table, we'll be bringing some of the puppets, selling our DVDs, and hobnobbing with anyone who walks up! If you're...
  6. spcglider

    TVTV Halloween Special... watch it quick!

    hey everyone, Due to popular demand, we posted our 48 minute broadcast Halloween Special here: http://blip.tv/file/4314185 We'll be taking it down soon, so go watch it fast! LOL! -Gordon :D
  7. spcglider

    FA: Muppet Gonzo/Fozzie busts

    I have a couple of Muppet Busts up for auction on eBay including the hard-to-get Gonzo bust! http://cgi.ebay.com/GONZO-Muppet-Bust-WETA-Polystone-/190449372150?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item2c57aacbf6 While you're there, check out my Fozzie bust auction too! -Gordon :)
  8. spcglider

    Are the values of Muppet Sideshow Busts going up?

    Okay, so I was curious and went to ebay today to look at what the Muppet Busts were going for now. Holy cow! I know... the pricing on ebay is crazy inflated, but some of them are listed for $200! Are they THAT desirable or rare? I mean, I bought mine juts because I like Muppets. And...
  9. spcglider

    ANY other antron sources?

    Wow... I never thought it would be so impossible to get antron fleece! I tried several searches online and just about everybody is OUT of antron fleece. And you know how it is... when you need it you NEED it. I'm tempted to buy a whole bolt just to have the stuff on hand! But the...
  10. spcglider

    William Shatner puppet?

    Hey everyone, A while back, there was a video on the net featuring a puppet of William Shatner lip synching to some of 'the Shat's' poetry or singing or something. Can anybody tell me who did that? Because, frankly, the puppet was tremendous and I'd like to find out if the owner/builder...
  11. spcglider

    TVTV seen on Attack of the Show!

    Its fortuitous timing... G4 network's "Attack of the Show" had a spot that featured Kickstarter.com and our fundraising effort for the TVTV Halloween Special got some crazy exposure! I even got my ugly mug on there...
  12. spcglider

    Puppet Forge go bye-bye

    Just a note to let everybody know that I cancelled the Puppetforge.com website. It is now kaput. Considering that I haven't been able to change it in the last 10 years or update it or anything its just been a drain on my money with no practical result. So its done now. If I was hosting...
  13. spcglider

    TVTV starts a fundraiser

    Hey everybody! In order to (partially) fund our upcoming 60 minute Transylvania Television Halloween Special, we've started a fund raising effort on Kickstarter.com You can find out all about the project at...
  14. spcglider

    Kermit phone for sale

    Hi guys! I have a lovely Kermit The Frog phone (pushbutton version) for sale. Its the full-figure one where Kermit is sitting in a chair and the receiver hangs on his foot. $40 plus shipping. I will send jpegs via email if you're interested. Request them from: Spcglider@aol.com...
  15. spcglider

    You help appreciated... nominate TVTV! Please?

    Ok gang - let the mass submissions begin... NOMINATE TV-TV for a Streamy Award! Hey Fans! The Steamy Awards Public Submissions is now OPEN. Please submit Transylvania Television (or one of our cast or crew) for any of 35 different award nominations (we'd like to suggest: Best New Web Series or...
  16. spcglider

    TVTV Web Season 2 ends January 1, 2010

    Hey everybody, Just wanted to make it official... TVTV WebSeason3 officially ends on January 1. We'll be starting up Web Season 3 as soon as we can! WS2 (like WS1) will be available on DVD soon thereafter. We're currently trying to schedule out WS3 as well as a possible Halloween...
  17. spcglider

    Dork Tower in puppets

    Good news! I had a meeting last week with John Kovalic, creator of the Dork Tower comic series (also creator of the game "Apples to Apples") about rendering his cast of gamer characters as puppets. Yes.. and there is money involved. Not a ton, but enough to make it worth the gig. I'll be...
  18. spcglider

    TVTV contest winners announced!

    Hi folks! The winners (that's right... more than one!) for the Lose Your Intellectual Property Contest 2009 have been announced! Go to www.transylvania-tv.com or download the latest through "podcasts" on iTunes free! -Gordon :excited:
  19. spcglider

    My Muppet items auction on ebay

    I have several things up for auction on eBay right now that might be of interest. I have the Kermit pushbutton telephone (works great!) and the Henson Muppet Puppet Kangaroo. http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=190351692476&ssPageName=ADME:L:LCA:US:1123#ht_500wt_1182 Thanks...
  20. spcglider

    Arm making technique(s)?

    Okay, here's a good technical question for you pro puppet builders. (Or anyone else with a good solution!) I'll try to explain the effect I want and hopefully someone will be able to tell me a good technique or construction tip to achieve it. I'm working on a puppet that requires glove hands...