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TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • Preface
  • What is a Puppet?
  • When did puppetry begin?
  • WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO MAKE A PUPPET?
  • CHARACTER BUILDING:
    All you need to know about:
    • Eyes
    • Noses
    • Ears
    • Teeth and Beaks
    • Hair
    • Clothing and Accessories
    • Your Puppet's Voice
    • Your Puppet's Relationships
    • Your Puppet's Movements
  • BUILDING THE PUPPETS
  • Sock Puppets:
    • Tommy "The Toe"
    • Toucan Doowit
    • Pepe le Pig
    • Baby Bootie
    • Granny Darning
    • Stripes the Wonder Dog
    • Sweat
    • "Boots" Robinson
    • The White Rabbit
    • Tess Teohart
    • Dixie Dragon
  • GLOVE PUPPETS:
    • Spidey Jones
    • Finger Finch
    • Mitten Kitten
    • Prima Ballerina
    • Walter Mitty
    • Tusks the Elephant
  • THREE-FINGERED HAND PUPPETS:
    • Jughead
  • BOX MOUTH PUPPETS:
    • Crocodile Funnee
    • Metalmouth
  • ROD PUPPETS:
    • Princess Estirrilla
    • Dish Brush Butler
    • King Inches the Third
    • Queen Mixia
    • Prince Prongs
    • Baby Basting
    • Nanny Cupcake
    • Cousin Kewpie
    • Aunt Feathertop
    • Uncle Foam
    • Brush Boy
    • Bottle Brush Babe
    • Paintbrush Punk
    • Stencil Brush Stu
    • Woofers
    • The Princess and the Brush Boy
    • Pinky Roach
    • Fuzzy Caterpillar
    • Mustachioed Soldier
    • Studious Broom
    • Moptop
    • Funnel Mouth
    • Luciano Paperotti
    • Dolly Carton
  • MECHANICAL PUPPETS:
    • Garbagio
    • Millicent Meatball
    • Hot Dog
    • Scissors Bird
    • Teacup Strainer Mouse
    • Red Robin
    • Rocky Robot
  • STRING PUPPETS:
    • "Swoop" Swallow
    • Snake-Eyes
    • Noodle-onian
    • Venusian
    • Martian
    • "Threads" the Clown
  • SHADOW PUPPETS:
    • Slugs Moran
    • Colored Shadow Puppets
    • A Short Shadow Play
  • PUTTING ON A SHOW
  • Constructing a Story
  • Constructing a Puppet stage
  • Putting on Your Puppet Show
  • Kids Make Puppets
  • Adults Make Puppets, too!

Title: The Muppets Make Puppets!
Author: Cheryl Henson, Muppet Workshop
Publication Date: TPB:1994
Publisher: Workman Publishing, NY
Page Count: 112
Book Dimensions(ht. x w.): 11" x 8 1/2"
ISBN: 1563057085

SUMMARY- This is a mixed media book(any stuff you have lying around the house) for making various simple puppets for amateur productions. You get some neat history of the entertainment industry scattered throughout, and there are illustrations and photos to support the instructions. Overall a fun book, if you want to entertain your kids(or have them entertain you).

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