"Muppets Now" announced for Disney+
It's finally official. A new, unscripted short-form series, “Muppets Now”, is coming to Disney+ this November. Let us know your thoughts on the Muppets big announcement.
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Hey guys, I created a free spreadsheet you can use to price out your puppets. The blog post also has a 1/2 hour video on how to use the spreadsheet. Enjoy!
Just wanted to put the word out that the Stan Winston School of Character Arts is running a 3 day Puppet Building Course. B.J. Guyer is running the course and it looks to be an amazing experience.
Here is the link to sign up and watch a small promotional video about the course. Hope to...
I hate to be the one to inform everyone this but I just found out that Andrew Agree died July 4th.
Andrew (aka.puppetmancan here on the forum) was always exploring new facets of the art of puppetry and offering his advice. RIP.
Just received this email!...
Simple Series Supply Kits!
Have you ever thought, "You know, it would be great if I could just buy a kit that had everything in it to build a basic Simple Series puppet."? We couldn't agree more. That's why Project Puppet is now offering the new Simple Series...
These are my opinion, yours might differ but I post this to help...
I don't know how many of you are new to forums and I know this topic has been flogged to death on here and other forums but I want to reiterate a couple of things I'm finding have been a trend here the last few months...
So I have been making a Kermit replica and just finished it today. Although I vowed never to make one, I finally caved and gave it a try. I learned a ton from the experience. Let me know what you think.
PS- Big thanks to all of you...
I've been using Rigid Urethane Foam to form puppet eyes in the vacuum forming process. Where I purchase the Rigid Foam has been super expensive- then I got to thinking...can I use a substitute? I have 3- 6ft solid pink insulation sheets (Extruded Polystyrene Rigid) used in home insulation, it is...
Anyone know where I can get my hands on some? Everyone is out and I need some for a project- it has to be white so I can dye it. Please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have some or know of someone who can sell me some.
I have stumbled upon a blog that states the University of Connecticut's Puppetry Degree is "Worthless". I disagree and commented- Please do the same.
If they don't approve my comment you can see what I wrote on my blog. Let me know what you think.
I've been in search to meet Mr. Spinney for the last 2 years! I tried to contact his agent but nobody ever gets back to me. I live in Canada but will travel to meet him. Anyone know where I can meet Caroll Spinney in the next couple of months?:wisdom:
Starting this week Puppeteers Unite will be releasing a beginners puppet building series for free. For more information check out our website.
PS- It is based on the Project Puppet Roly Pattern
Four-Time Emmy Award-winning puppeteer, Michael Earl (formerly Mr. Snuffleupagus on Sesame Street), will be teaching an on-camera Muppet-style puppetry workshop in New York City on Friday, January 8, 2010 from 10AM to 5PM. Over the past 22 years, Mr. Earl has taught and/or mentored the who’s who...