Registration: REGISTER HERE
15 Recommended minimum age:
14+ Materials fee:
$3 (paid at the workshop)Materials fee covers:
Craft supplies to make "simple eye puppets" hand puppet Workshop duration
: 3 hours Workshop description:
In this introductory class on manipulation have fun forming new connections between hand and mouth- exercise muscles in your hands and body like no yoga class can! Learn some of the tricks of the trade when it comes to hand puppetry, and gain a new appreciation for puppeteering! If you’ve ever wondered what it takes to be a puppeteer, this class will give you peek into that world. No experience necessary!
• • • • •Jeny Cassady
is a professional puppeteer who has been getting friendly with puppets since 1991 – puppet designing, building, performing, on-set coaching, educating, and directing. She has a BFA with distinction in acting from the University of Victoria, and has trained with respected professionals from around the world in mask performance, acting, clowning, marionette, hand and rod puppeteering, and animatronics.
She is also one of the founders of the Vancouver International Puppet festival which will be happening later in October.www.jenycassady.com www.vipuppetfest.com