Herp the Sentient Herpes
Herp the Sentient Herpes

Made for the production "Terrible Plays for Terrible People: A Sore Subject" written and directed by Jeremy Kole.

Herp is a hand puppet with a detached glove arm perfect for grabbing objects, and a mouth tube that's perfect for blowing smoke and puss! 

 Demonstrations of Herp's functions and puppeteering.  Photo and video taken at The New School. 

Demonstrations of Herp's functions and puppeteering.

Photo and video taken at The New School. 

Controversy
Controversy

His royal badness as a hand puppet complete will hand sewn purple jacket and wool hair. 

Inspired by the album 1981 album, "Controversy". 

April, 2017

The Narcissus Flower From Willow Farm
The Narcissus Flower From Willow Farm

Hand puppet of Peter Gabriel as the narcissus flower from Supper's Ready.

February 17th, 2017 

Flower headdress is machine sewn bottom weight and colored with oil pastel. The puppet clothing is hand sewn wool suiting colored with acrylic paint. 

Materials used: polymer clay, oil pastel, water color, gouache, wool and cotton fibers.

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David Bowie finger/hand puppet constructed for his 70th birthday and ★ anniversary.

January 8th, 2017

Puppet clothing is hand and machine sewn.

Materials used: polymer clay, oil pastel, water color, acrylic and wool fibers.

 

Hall and Oates (puppet)
Hall and Oates (puppet)

Hand puppet with additional voice box that plays two H&O hits: Out of Touch and I Can't Go For That (No Can Do).

November, 2015

Puppet clothing is machine sewn.

Materials used: Dyed wool batting. 

Moving Felt: Gabby
Moving Felt: Gabby

Hand and rod puppet.

April, 2015

Puppet clothing is machine sewn.

Materials used: Resin and hand dyed wool.

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Moving Felt: Vitor
Moving Felt: Vitor

Hand and rod puppet

Based on the illustration by and commissioned for artist Vitor Meuren.

April, 2015

Puppet clothing is machine sewn.

Materials used: Resin and hand dyed wool.

 

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Moving Felt: Joy
Moving Felt: Joy

Hand and rod puppet.

Based on the illustration by and commissioned for artist Joy Peng.

April, 2015

Puppet clothing is machine sewn.

Materials used: Resin and hand dyed wool.

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Minotaur
Minotaur

Laser cut leather shadow puppet cutout, animated in post.

2016

Jesus He Knows Me
Jesus He Knows Me

Handmade miniature retro tube TV on stop motion set.

Video used: Genesis’ Jesus He Knows Me.

January, 2017

 Miniature retro tube TV sets.

Miniature retro tube TV sets.

Sticks and Biters
Sticks and Biters

Needle felted object with fabricated type.

April, 2016

I'm OK
I'm OK

Needle felted object.

December, 2015

Avocado
Avocado

Poseable avocado figure.

Needle felted and machine sewn.

December, 2017

Herp the Sentient Herpes
 Demonstrations of Herp's functions and puppeteering.  Photo and video taken at The New School. 
Controversy
The Narcissus Flower From Willow Farm
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Hall and Oates (puppet)
Moving Felt: Gabby
movingfelt2.gif
Moving Felt: Vitor
movingfelt3.gif
Moving Felt: Joy
movingfelt1.gif
Minotaur
Jesus He Knows Me
 Miniature retro tube TV sets.
Sticks and Biters
I'm OK
Avocado
Herp the Sentient Herpes

Made for the production "Terrible Plays for Terrible People: A Sore Subject" written and directed by Jeremy Kole.

Herp is a hand puppet with a detached glove arm perfect for grabbing objects, and a mouth tube that's perfect for blowing smoke and puss! 

Demonstrations of Herp's functions and puppeteering.

Photo and video taken at The New School. 

Controversy

His royal badness as a hand puppet complete will hand sewn purple jacket and wool hair. 

Inspired by the album 1981 album, "Controversy". 

April, 2017

The Narcissus Flower From Willow Farm

Hand puppet of Peter Gabriel as the narcissus flower from Supper's Ready.

February 17th, 2017 

Flower headdress is machine sewn bottom weight and colored with oil pastel. The puppet clothing is hand sewn wool suiting colored with acrylic paint. 

Materials used: polymer clay, oil pastel, water color, gouache, wool and cotton fibers.

David Bowie finger/hand puppet constructed for his 70th birthday and ★ anniversary.

January 8th, 2017

Puppet clothing is hand and machine sewn.

Materials used: polymer clay, oil pastel, water color, acrylic and wool fibers.

 

Hall and Oates (puppet)

Hand puppet with additional voice box that plays two H&O hits: Out of Touch and I Can't Go For That (No Can Do).

November, 2015

Puppet clothing is machine sewn.

Materials used: Dyed wool batting. 

Moving Felt: Gabby

Hand and rod puppet.

April, 2015

Puppet clothing is machine sewn.

Materials used: Resin and hand dyed wool.

Moving Felt: Vitor

Hand and rod puppet

Based on the illustration by and commissioned for artist Vitor Meuren.

April, 2015

Puppet clothing is machine sewn.

Materials used: Resin and hand dyed wool.

 

Moving Felt: Joy

Hand and rod puppet.

Based on the illustration by and commissioned for artist Joy Peng.

April, 2015

Puppet clothing is machine sewn.

Materials used: Resin and hand dyed wool.

Minotaur

Laser cut leather shadow puppet cutout, animated in post.

2016

Jesus He Knows Me

Handmade miniature retro tube TV on stop motion set.

Video used: Genesis’ Jesus He Knows Me.

January, 2017

Miniature retro tube TV sets.

Sticks and Biters

Needle felted object with fabricated type.

April, 2016

I'm OK

Needle felted object.

December, 2015

Avocado

Poseable avocado figure.

Needle felted and machine sewn.

December, 2017

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