Stan Winston Studio
Stan Winston Studio - How to Make a Foam Puppet (DVD)
Learn to design and fabricate foam puppets with master puppet maker BJ Guyer (Muppet's Wizard of Oz, Glee, Crank Yankers).
In Part 1 of his 3-part webcourse series, Guyer introduces you to the tools, materials, and techniques you'll need to pattern, carve and sculpt a hand puppet out of affordable foam.
In Part 2 of his 3-part "How to Make a Foam Puppet" webcourse series, BJ Guyer teaches you to transform foam and other affordable materials into expressive hand puppets. From fabrication tips to creating simple mechanisms, Guyer will help you take your puppet creation skills to a professional level.
In Part 3 of his 3-part "How to Make a Foam Puppet" webcourse series, BJ Guyer shares the final steps for creating hand puppets out of affordable foam, from painting and dyeing to adding facial features and fur.