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  1. The Shoe Fairy

    R.I.P Maurice Sendak

    Beloved childrens author and illustrator Maurice Sendak has died at age 83 from complications arising from a stroke. Personally, I am devasted to learn of his passing and am having trouble thinking straight...
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    Wings a la Abby?

    Hey guys, just a quick question about construction of fairy-style wings, much like those of Abby Cadabby. I'm presuming they'd be build around a decent wire frame, but how would the be attached to the body and what would be the best material to form the "flesh" if you will, of the wing.
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    Letters to Santa free for Australians until Jan. 4th

    Hey Australian fans, Fairfax are having a holiday giveaway which includes A Muppets Christmas : Letters to Santa FREE as an Itunes download until January 4th I believe. You can download it at It also includes a Behind The Scenes look at the new movie. Happy...
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    An Interesting Article

    Hey guys, I just stumbled across this article - An interesting piece of "news" don't you think? "Much-loved children's television show Sesame Street and hit sitcoms...
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    Voice Exercises?

    Hey guys, I've been practising some toungue twisters and such but I am in need for a new set of voice exercises, ideally with puppetry in mind. I think that this thread would be a a good place to collate such exercises under one banner. Any help from you lot is greatly appreciated! :D
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    Happy Birthday to me...

    MC is being slightly odd this year, not displaying my birthday when it is. But it is today! Thus I have taken it upon myself to start a thread that otherwise wouldn't be. Happy Birthday self! :)
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    Body Frames

    I've been pondering this for some time now, but I want to know what the puppetry forum thinks of internal frames on puppet builds. I have several puppet-making projects coming up and I need some general opinions on such frames inside puppet bodies. Thanks in advance guys :D
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    A very big work of fan art...

    I have found a wall, apparently in Melbourne, Australia that has a Fraggle Rock graffiti mural on it! I was just gpogling FR related things (as you do) and I came upon this - I don't know if the wall has been painted over/tagged...
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    Hair advice needed!

    Hey guys, I'm currently building my first puppet and I am in need of advice for monster hair. I'm after a suitable material for long hair, somewhat like what is used for Rosita/Mokey Fraggle. Any help would be greatly appreciated! :)
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    Calling all Bon Jovi fans...

    The other day I found out that Bon Jovi will be releasing a new album, a self proclaimed "return to rock 'n' roll" on November 10th. The album is titled "The Circle", and the lead single "We Weren't Born to Follow" has been released, and is available for listening to online. Bon Jovi was the...
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    Happy Birthday... Tetris!

    Today, ladies and gentlemen, is a remarkable moment in history. A complete 25 years since the ground breaking tetris was released. So let's all have a minimal graphics party! :excited::D:insatiable:
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    Quick Question

    Just a quick question for any of the moderators, does your post count go down if a post is removed for whatever reason?
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    Hit by a Tree

    Ok, so the scariest thing just happened to me. Me and my friend were walking through a park when there was no rain, or wind or anything, just cloudy, and we walked under a tree when we heard a massive "SNAPCRUNCHCRACK" noise and turned around to find that less than a foot away from us was a...
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    Happy New Year!

    As most of you know, 2008 is almost at the end, So I decided to make a thread to wish everyone a happy new year!:) Happy New Year! I hope you guys have a great 2009, and please post your New Year's resolution.
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    Looking for a podcast

    Stupid Itunes only lets the Sesame Street podcasts go back so far, and I would really like the "Ballet" podcast, which isn't up there anymore. So If anybody owns this, can you please send me a PM and I will tell you my email So you can send to me. Very Appreciated.
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    Disney Merch. What is wrong with them!

    I was looking around on the internet, when I noticed that lots, and I mean LOTS of the disney toys on amazon are a bit "different". Then I found these reviews:
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    Time out on posts

    This afternoon when I logged on, I noticed my clock on MC was off. It said I posted at 6:44, when it was only 5:50-something, and I had made that post at 5:50 something. I don't know if this has to do with timezone settings or W/E , but I know I am in GMT+10, and the time was correct at 7 AM...
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    New Kiss Album?

    According to Metal Hammer magazine, KISS vocalist/rhythm guitarist Paul Stanley claims there is a possibility of a new album soon.Read the full story
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    Abby's Fairy Fun

    Lately I have noticed that has put up a number of Elmo and Abby skits. These are at the end of the newer podcast episodes as "Abby's Fairy Fun". Does anybody know when these were shot, and If they will be in Season 40?
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    Aussie Fans

    Just came back from reading the TV guide; and this Sunday on rage will have Muppet video Clips. It starts @ 12 on Saturday evening and is guest programmed by PNAU. They have said that The Muppets will be in the mix, But I am unsure of the Program they are from. Presuambly TMS.:)