General Puppet Manipulation Techniques for Beginners

Lesson 1: Bringing Your Puppet to Life (8:42)


How to physically manipulate individual Folkmanis puppets:
Folkmanis Demonstration Videos

Developing Excellence in Puppet Manipulation” by Steve Axtell
(¬© 2002 Axtell Expressions)

Making Puppets Come Alive

“Peepers Puppets,” essentially two eyeballs joined together that you slip over your finger, can truly evince almost any living being. Invented by puppeteering genius Hobey Ford, the puppet eyeballs even star in their own television series, Oobi.
Peepers Puppets” by Hobey Ford