Puppetry Arts Introduction: Make a Paper Puppet

Luis Tentindo, Creative Explorer and Interdisciplinary Teacher

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4 Lessons (29m)
    • 1. Introduction

    • 2. Lesson 1 Part 1

    • 3. Lesson 1 Part 2

    • 4. Lesson 2


Project Description

Name Your Variation Puppet and SHARE image!
Come up with a name for your puppet. Think about the character that you see in this being you made, Thinking about what kinds of thoughts and feelings she/he/they have and any other details that come to you. Take one great close up image and share to the provided link. Share the name of your puppet too!

Strike a Pose, Tale a Pic and Share!
Ask two friends to help you support your awesome paper puppet and strike a pose! Really pay attention to where the puppet is looking! Consider the shape and intention of the overall pose and have fun!

Take a photo and share in the 'Projects' area. In the description or comment section for the image post(s), please share the name of your puppet and if you feel inspired, share your favorite take-away from this experience! Also share to https://www.instagram.com/figuretheateracademy/

Thank You and Join Me to Learn 3-Person Puppet Theater (Figure Theater)!
Next Class Coming Soon!
Join me for the next leg of your puppet journey and learn cool ways to make the puppet come to life with 3 people. It's uncanny, it really works and is fun!

If you received a valuable and fun experience from this class, please leave a review and share this class with your friends! And if you have an constructive feedback on how I can make the class better, please send me a message.

Go for it people!

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