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Owl in Spotlight new puppets

August 30, 2010

Greetings my friends! I’ve had my head down and butt up sewing my Cinderella fingers to the bone for the upcoming show for Halloween. But I wanted to share a scene with you! This is our heroine, Dort, stumbling across a scene from the Salem Witch Trials. These guys are some of my current favourites. […]

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ARRG!

January 13, 2010

I’m attempting an argyle for the first time. Oh my god, it’s a brain breaker! Just when you think you’ve got it going ok and you’ve figured it all out, you notice that you did one wrong stitch half a row back and you have to decide whether to rip it back out or not. […]

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Here, here are the Wild Things

December 3, 2009

I found this down an alley the other day, how could I go past it without photographing it? . I’m so excited to get the book! I’ve ordered it tonight. The experience of helping make this film, of being on set and being behind the scenes, was truly one of the highlights of my career […]

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My friends, I have been making puppets

October 15, 2009

Teaching rounds are good but work-intensive, which is why I’m a little quiet around here at the moment…BUT After our show Everything Will Be Ok, finished, it sparked a puppet making frenzy. I have embarked on attempting one of each style of puppet there is, from materials found around the home. Firstly: The Bunraku style […]

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Everything Will Be Ok.

September 24, 2009

So, last night was opening and it went pretty damn well. There was an audience of 6, and for a show that only seats 12, that’s pretty damn good. The biggest thing for me was that last night was my first ever night performing. I come from a visual arts background, and although I’ve worked […]

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