Hand Puppet Detail and Finishing Techniques LIVE ONLINE


Overview

Join us LIVE ONLINE for an in-depth, interactive class on Hand Puppet Detail and Finishing Techniques with master puppet artist BJ Guyer (Muppet's Wizard of Oz, Glee, Crank Yankers). During this 6-hour online course, Guyer will share a multitude of his favorite methods for giving hand and rod puppets a professional finish and getting them ready for lights, camera, and ACTION! So whether you're new to puppet making, or a puppet pro, we hope to see you live online!

Live Course Highlights

  • How to Color Foam, Fleece, and Fur
  • Hair Shaping & Texturizing
  • Facial Features - Eyes, Ears, Nose
  • Puppet Detailing

 

CONTACT US:

For course questions or technical assistance please email us at: livecomments@stanwinstonschool.com

FAQ

WHAT IF I CAN'T TUNE IN LIVE?  WILL I BE ABLE TO WATCH THE COURSE?

Even if you can't tune in live, you'll be able to watch the stream of the webcourse whenever you want, after it is shot.  Once you buy a Live Webcourse, you own the stream forever.  You'll be able to watch the YouTube video whenever you'd like.  When the course is transitioned to the On-Demand library, you will be given access to the On-Demand streams and the YouTube videos will be shut down.

HOW DO I FIND THE LIVE VIDEO LINK?

After purchasing the course you will see the links to the videos on this page in the right column.

WHY IS THE WEBINAR NOT AVAILABLE LIVE IN GERMANY?

YouTube does not provide live streaming in Germany https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/2853834?hl=en&ref_topic=2853698

I PURCHASED THE WEBCOURSE, BUT NOW IT SAYS THE RECORDED VIDEO IS "PRIVATE"?

Please email livecomments@stanwinstonschool.com include your webcourse title and the email you use to log in to YouTube.

Course Curriculum

Friday, October 20th, 2017 - 9:00am - 4:00pm PST

Adding Color: Dyeing foam, fleece, and fur

  • Paint finishes
  • Markers and Pastels

Foam, Fur, and Fleece Finish Techniques:

  • Simple Paper Towel Patterns
  • Draping Inside Out
  • Cutting and Trimming on the line

Adding Texture:

  • Hair shaping
  • Applying heat
    • Boiling water
    • Heat Gun

Using product:

  • Hair products
  • Paint products
  • Everything but the kitchen sink

Facial Detail

The Eyes Have it

  • Different types of eyes
  • Eyelids
  • Focus

Ears and Noses

Facial Hair

  • Patterning
  • Application
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BJ Guyer

Materials

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