Worskhop at Collegiate (Richmond, VA)

I had such a great time sharing my Puppetry 101: Thinking Outside the Socks workshop with teachers at Collegiate in Richmond, VA. We explored rod puppets, shadow puppets, hand puppets, marionettes, and object puppets. We had such a great time and could’ve easily kept going for several more days, I think! Read more about the […]

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My Batty Halloween

Halloween approaches, and that means one thing: making a cool costume for my eight-year-old. I’m under a bit of pressure. She knows I can make stuff. She has expectations. The hard part, for me, is balancing my perfectionist tendencies with creative work and my need to not spend 40-hours devoted to creating a work-of-art that […]

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Exciting Puppet Exhibit

I’m pretty excited about something. It’s The Naked Puppet Exhibit developed by the Fettig Project and premiering at The National Puppetry Festival in exactly four weeks. Wow. No, I really mean it — WOW! There will be puppets and puppet mechanisms in the display that you can TOUCH, hold, manipulate, fondle, photograph, or whatever. As  […]

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New Website

Hooray for finishing things! We have been working on this website for much longer than I care to admit. I am sure there are some bugs that still need to be worked out, but it feels so good to be at this point! I have to say THANK YOU to Heather Topich, our touring coordinator […]

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