PuppetCraft has run hundreds of workshops… and can cater for your needs….
as a guide here are details of a few different workshops that can be linked to a show or stand on their own.
Feel free to enquire about bookings, with no commitments.
PuppetCraft will demonstrate traditional shadow puppets from China, Indonesia and simple-to-make coloured shadow puppets….. then you will design, make your own puppets… and at the end of the workshop show them in a performance to friends and families.
Length: 1½ to 2 hours. 4 hour short day or full 5 hour day.
Maximum number on workshop = 25 For everyone 5 years and over.
“Most surprising and beautiful.”
A chance to perform with fantastic puppets!
Using beautiful puppets from PuppetCraft’s collection, participants will learn how to operate glove, rod and multi-person puppets… then make up short shows … to perform at the end of the workshop.
Length = 1½ to 2 hours.
Maximum number on workshop = 25. Minimum age 7 years. Adults welcome.
“Great fun… best workshop ever… fabulous puppets… a treat.”
A full day workshop with a show at the end!
PuppetCraft will demonstrate how to perform and make beautiful rod puppets .. you will then make your own… add music and text to make a performance to show to family and friends at the end of the day.
Length: Full day up to 5 hours.
Maximum number on workshop = 25. For everyone 5 years and over.
“Amazing ….. stunning results in such a short time!!!”.
A short or full day workshop to make large willow framed lantern-puppets.
PuppetCraft will demonstrate how to make large shapes using willow and cover in tissue paper.
Length: 2 hours to full day.
Maximum number on workshop = 15. For everyone 7 years and over.
“Very relaxing and stimulating… can’t believe how beautiful the results are”