Making Puppets is a vast subject that will eventually become its own wikispace, but we have to take the first steps:

and use our hands and minds and bodies to make them and move them..."Alive..."

Puppets are Magic!... Imagineering (and yes, geometry : ) So let's start with The Best:

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1. Julie Taymor is the genius behind Disney's Broadway theater production: The Lion King


2. The Making of War Horse: from The Puppet Factory in rural South Africa to the Broadway Theater Production in New York City...


3. Pinterest: Explore Puppets (especially the marionette hand controllers!), Youtube, and More

https://www.pinterest.com/pin/523825000394009549/


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4. Now: June 27, 2017 in the Lower Hudson Valley of New York Greenery...

Here is a Superlatively Constructed Orange-Fox Card-Stock Marionette to Make for Children of All Ages!

Pure Whimsy for Spirited Alive People: Teachers and Students and Everyone Else...

https://www.pinterest.com/pin/662873638876292724


Kasha

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Life size photograph from a screen shot online...

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and now my photographs of this puppet-in-progress: June 28, 2017:


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