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  1. skogs34

    How is Jerry Nelson doing?

    GH, Thanks for your kind words and health prayers. I appreciate them both. My advice to you about voice work is study what other people sound like when they speak, cry, are angry and laugh. Play with your own voice and learn what it can and can't do. Make animal noises. Find ads in magazines...
  2. skogs34

    How is Jerry Nelson doing?

    Shannon, The other message I sent to you was meant for Gonzo's Hobbit. you could do it too, just for fun. I was mixed up, Sorry. I appreciate your enjoyment of the shows and the work(Play). Thanks for your good wishes and love, Jerry Nelson
  3. skogs34

    How is Jerry Nelson doing?

    Shannon, Thanks for your kind words and health prayers. I appreciate them both. My advice to you about voice work is study what other people sound like when they speak, cry, are angry and laugh. Play with your own voice and learn what it can and can't do. Make animal noises. Find ads in...
  4. skogs34

    How is Jerry Nelson doing?

    A more updated source to purchase "Truro Daydreams" is: http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/nelsonjerry/ This will get you the actual album or you can digitally download from this site, as well.
  5. skogs34

    How is Jerry Nelson doing?

    Truro Daydreams/CD Hello Everyone. I noticed yesterday when I followed the link to the CD I did , it sent me to Amazon, who sells the album for $19.95. I haven't asked anyone if they are a sponsor of this site but CD Baby sells the CD for $14. However, shipping is free on Amazon. Shipping is...
  6. skogs34

    How is Jerry Nelson doing?

    Been a while It's been a while since I checked in to say hello. Tomorrow is Thanksgiving Day and I have a lot to be thankful for. I'll be thanking the proper Authority tomorrow before I partake of the traditional dinner of the day, but thought I might say thanks to all of you for all your...
  7. skogs34

    How is Jerry Nelson doing?

    If you want to be a puppeteer no matter what, you may be able to be a successful puppeteer. A puppeteer is someone who animates inanimate objects. How convincing you are in this would probably determine your success in this endeavor. If you depend on anything other than your drive and desire to...
  8. skogs34

    How is Jerry Nelson doing?

    Thank you Prawncracker for sharing your feelings with me. It is paramount in a world with such negative things going on to try to counteract that with positive energy. Like pebbles dropped into a pond, the actions you create in the world spread out in ever widening circles and the more people...
  9. skogs34

    How is Jerry Nelson doing?

    By this; "seemed gentle and touching at times", I guess you are referring to the piece Scred did with Lily Tomlyn on SNL. Anyone that hasn't seen that piece can view it on you tube. It was one of my favorites of everything I did on that show. JN
  10. skogs34

    How is Jerry Nelson doing?

    ZNS & MM, Something else, I forgot to mention, The I Ching - Chinese Book of Changes also gave me some insight and mental focus. You might check that out while you are doing all the other things I advised one to do in the study of puppetry. JN
  11. skogs34

    How is Jerry Nelson doing?

    I don't see it in the cards I've got in my hand right now, no. But you know that old saying, "Never say never". Howzzat for nebulous?
  12. skogs34

    How is Jerry Nelson doing?

    I guess my all time favorite was a puppet made by Caroly Wilcox for "Saturday Night Live" whose name was Scred, or Skred as they say in the Land Of Gorch. Scred was the most responsive, expressive puppet I ever had a hand in doing, so to speak. :crazy:
  13. skogs34

    How is Jerry Nelson doing?

    I know this is answering a post made years ago but: I know nothing about the Fraggle film, they have not contacted me and I lived in Franklin, Indiana for half a year when I was eight but can't think of a reason to return.
  14. skogs34

    How is Jerry Nelson doing?

    Morgan-Clueless, The best way to do great voices is to play with your voice. Get to know all the things it can do and sounds it can make. Put it through its paces everyday. Clue for Clueless, do this in private or you will drive your parents or brothers or sisters or friends...
  15. skogs34

    How is Jerry Nelson doing?

    ZNS's Poem Zachary, That is a beautiful tribute poem. I love the way you wove his characters into the fabric of the piece. Very nice and thank you for sharing that with us.
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