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  1. MrTheFrog

    Artie Esposito’s Muppet Collection at Disneyana Convention Feb. 17th

    Hey Muppet Central, If you’re in Southern California next Sunday, February 17th, come by the Disneyana Convention in Anaheim. I’ll be selling a lot of items from my personal Muppet collection, some of them extremely rare! The convention is from 10:00am to 5pm at the Delta Hotels in Garden...
  2. MrTheFrog

    Last Chance for Swazzle Puppet Building and Performance Workshops!

    Hey Muppet Central! Today is your last chance to reserve your spot for a puppet building or puppet performance workshop at Swazzle! We’ve already signed up some of your fellow Muppet fans, and there are still a few spots left! Here’s what we’re offering: -a 5 day puppet performance...
  3. MrTheFrog

    Swazzle Workshop Tour!

    Swazzle Workshop Tour With just a week left in our Merry Christmas, Krampus Kickstarter campaign, we’ve added a new Swazzle Workshop Tour Premium. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/christmaskrampus/merry-christmas-krampus This is your chance to tour the Swazzle Puppet Studio, meet the...
  4. MrTheFrog

    New Puppet Children’s Book from Henson/Creature Shop Alumni

    Hey Muppet Central, It’s Artie Esposito. Myself and the guys from Swazzle have been developing a new puppet-filled children’s book called Merry Christmas, Krampus. It just launched on Kickstarter and we’d love for you to check it out. We have some awesome puppet related premiums, including...
  5. MrTheFrog

    Limited Puppet Performance & Building Workshops from Artie Esposito & Swazzle

    Hey Muppet Central, It’s Artie Esposito. Myself and the guys from Swazzle have been developing a new puppet-filled children’s book called Merry Christmas, Krampus. It just launched on Kickstarter and we’d love for you to check it out. We have some awesome puppet related premiums, including...
  6. MrTheFrog

    Who's voicing Ernie here?

    It's always odd to be browsing MC and find my name come up in a thread I'm reading :) Just to dispel any rumors, nope, this is not me. Chances are it was a voice over artist, and not a puppeteer. If you're interested in hearing my Ernie voice it's on my website...
  7. MrTheFrog

    Artie Esposito & Victor Yerrid in Halloween Puppet Music Video!

    Hey Guys, I recently worked on this super cool music video created by Swazzle called "Halloween is for Making Friends." It's about a lonely mad scientist who has trouble making friends, so he decides to make some with his own two hands! I puppeteered the Mummy and Creature from the black lagoon...
  8. MrTheFrog

    Harry Knowles talks to John Landis about his work on the Muppet Movie + Caroll Spinney!

    Hey Guys, This week on "Ain't it Cool with Harry Knowles" the Harry puppet (performed by myself, and this week assisted by the very talented Brett O'Quinn) interviews Caroll Spinney (the man behind Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch), and the great John Landis! Check it out! -Artie
  9. MrTheFrog

    I got some stuff! Would you like 'em?

    I'd love the Grover with Superman if its still available :) -Artie
  10. MrTheFrog

    Harry Knowles Puppet on "Ain't It Cool"

    Hey Guys, Come on over to Nerdist.com to check out the premiere of the Harry Knowles puppet on "Ain't It Cool.". It was built and performed by myself and Russ Walko for the Creature Shop and Henson Alternative...
  11. MrTheFrog

    My Take on Artie Esposito

    Actually the very talented Sean Johnson (also a member here) performed Mr. Burns. I performed Homer Simpson :)
  12. MrTheFrog

    Muppet Show Theater Decals

    Thanks so much for taking the time to do this! My daughter is going to love it :) -Artie
  13. MrTheFrog

    Muppet Show Theater Decals

    Yup, that's me :) Thanks for your help!
  14. MrTheFrog

    Muppet Show Theater Decals

    Hi, I'm making a simple Muppet Show Theater for my daughter to play with, and I was looking for something that I saw on here a few years back. Someone had made a Statler and Waldorf theater box diorama as well as a "The Muppet Show" backdrop (the one Kermit pops out of at the beginning of the...
  15. MrTheFrog

    MrTheFrog's Muppet eBay Auctions... Some Rare Stuff!

    Hey Guys, My garage is busting at the seems, so my wife has begged me to sell some things that either I'm not attached to or have doubles of. Take a look :) http://www.ebay.com/sch/mrthefrog/m.html?_nkw=&_armrs=1&_from=&_ipg=&_trksid=p3686 -Artie
  16. MrTheFrog

    ANOTHER Muppet T-Shirt Design Contest

    After alot of back and forth, I decided to submit a design for this contest. As luck would have it, when I went to submit it, the site was acting up, so I e-mailed it to them instead. I'm not sure if it went through or not, but either way, I had fun doing it. Here it is:
  17. MrTheFrog

    Muppet Voice Comparisons

    Thanks guys :) I tried my best, but there is soooooooooo much room for improvement! Trust me when I tell you that I've picked apart those videos of myself more than any of you guys ever could. Ha! So glad that Steve is back at the helm, and like you, I look forward to many, many more years...
  18. MrTheFrog

    Podcast Interview with Artie Esposito about his Disney Wedding featuring The Muppets

    Hey Guys, If you're interested, come check out a Podcast where I was interviewed about my Disney Fairy Tale Wedding. In it, I talk a little bit about the struggle that it was to get permission from The Disney Company to have the Kermit and Piggy walk-arounds make an appearance, and...
  19. MrTheFrog

    Team Smithereen is on the Air!

    Hey guys, I've been lucky enough to see some of the completed episodes and it's REALLY funny stuff. I think this show is gonna be a big hit. I'll definitely be tuning in! -Artie
  20. MrTheFrog

    So...Any Muppet Stuff At Toy Fair?

    I spoke with the Mindstyle guys at D23, and I know one of the plans is to have Kermit decorated with all different/colorful designs, similar to their Stitch line. My hope is that they'll do classic versions of a bunch of the characters as well, but nothing was mentioned. Also, the plan is to...