The Enormous Turnip: We just needed to make a small turnip when we made the farmers head, with a small balloon… and a large turnip with a large balloon, and our story could be told. … The Princess and the Pea: We added a crown to on of one of our spoon people for a princess and made her bed from fabric scraps and cardboard.
Entries Tagged as 'People/Puppet Crafts'
June 26th, 2011 · 18 Comments
June 18th, 2011 · 8 Comments
I warned you that the puppets would keep on coming!!! We have been building up a collection that can be used for almost any fairy tale… a farmer and his wife and a couple of spoon people… any of these could become the royal princess and princesses essential to fairy tales. The only thing left […]
June 16th, 2011 · 2 Comments
Supposing you have made a farmer, and a famers wife puppet earlier in the week and you fully intend to put on a show… then you may want to make some kids for your farmer and his wife. We made a bunch of spoon people. Let’s Meet the Players: Fabric scraps Spoons Markers Pipecleaners Project […]
June 15th, 2011 · 2 Comments
On with our puppet project … the farmer sure needs a wife, here she is: Let’s Meet The Players: Fabric scraps Cardboard white project glue, slightly diluted with water, for easier use. A skewer Let’s Play The Game: Select the fabric you want for your farmers wife and cut out the pieces of fabric. Paint […]
June 14th, 2011 · 8 Comments
Meet our Farmer puppet… Let’s Meet The Players: For the head: A small balloon, we used a water bomb balloon. Wall paper paste glue. Strips of newspaper. For the body: An empty soda bottle. A skewer. Some fabric scraps. Some white project glue, slightly diluted so that it is easier to spread. Let’s Play the […]
June 13th, 2011 · 9 Comments
One of the the things on our rapidly growing list of things to do in Winter… was “Show Time”: And we have been going a bit puppet mad over here just lately… and just supposing you wanted to see us making puppets then this is the week to watch the Expresso Show on SABC3… because […]
June 10th, 2011 · 9 Comments
The Crafty Crow is hosting a couple of weeks of the most fabulous book crafts!!! Some of the cutest crafts I have ever seen are being posted daily over there right now!!! Meanwhile if you would like to know how to make a Stick Man Puppet… From the brilliant book Then head straight over to […]