Send your youngsters to Puppet School for a crafty class filled with fleece, feathers, fun, and of course, puppets!In this 2-hour workshop, the kids will go step-by-step, tracing, cutting, hot gluing (with very low temperature glue guns), and decorating their own puppets, all under the supervision of our talented and friendly builders.
LA One-Day Puppet Making
Spend a day at Puppet School making your own puppet. In this 7-hour class, you will cut, glue, and sew your own version of our monster design. Our simple and easy to follow pattern allows for nearly unlimited customization, so the character you create is really up to you and your glue gun.
LA Beginning TV Puppetry
In this 6-week course, you'll learn the basics of lip-sync, eye focus, and breathing, and through music, simple choreography, and improvisation, you'll discover how to bring a puppet to life on screen. Expand your acting skills while learning how to operate a rod-arm puppet with confidence.
LA Intermediate TV Puppetry
With the basics under your belt, you'll go further in-depth into character creation, staging your own musical numbers, and working with a script. More choreography! More characterization! More rod work! Plus an introduction into live-hand puppets. And everyone gets a DVD copy of their work shot at the end of the 6th session.
LA Intermediate Professional Building
If you can imagine it, it can be a puppet! In this course, you will discover how to take the designs in your head and create a pattern for them from scratch. You will learn how to dye and work with Antron fleece (often referred to as "Muppet fleece"). After 4 sessions, you'll have a finished puppet that literally came from your wildest dreams.