I’ve been making puppets for as long as I can remember. At this point, I’m not unconvinced that my own body is internally structured with half inch reticulated foam. My professional training began at Vee Corporation, where I had a hand in crafting puppets for Bear In The Big Blue House Live and Muppets for Sesame Street Live. At that time, I also worked regularly with characters for Dreamworks, Nickelodeon, Discovery Channel, and PBS.
An Array Of Characters
As of late, I’ve created puppets for the Daytime Emmy nominated Miss Persona, the Broadway World Award winning Thank You For Being A Friend: The Golden Girls Puppet Parody, Chuck E. Cheese Entertainment, the Joseph Patrick Productions staging of Curious George, and Ronnie Burkett’s Theatre of Marionettes.
Continue scrolling and tapping for a selection of custom characters that were designed and fabricated by yours truly for dozens of clients across the globe:
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