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Family Activities to do at Home

MTYP’s Theatre School Director Kent Suss has been working on several videos which show you how to make puppets at home. MTYP will be posting these on our social media pages as well as on this page. Check them out and enjoy creating something from scratch with your children.

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Make a Sock Puppet

With MTYP Theatre School Director Kent Suss

As promised here is MTYP’s very first DIY puppet making online workshop. Our very own theatre school director Kent Suss will show you how easy it is to transform a sock into a puppet that will delight your kids. We hope you enjoy making this and keep watching our feed, there will be more projects in the coming weeks.

What you will need:

– sock
– cardboard
– scissors
– felt-tip marker
– googly eyes (2 for each character, of course), buttons will work too
– hot glue gun
– cutting board
– foam sheet or felt
– feathers if you have them

Watch Video
CTY Puppet 2

Make a Rod Puppet

With MTYP Theatre School Director Kent Suss

As promised here is MTYP’s DIY puppet making online workshop. Our theatre school director Kent Suss will show you how easy it is to transform a chop sticks into a puppet that will delight your kids. We hope you enjoy making this and keep watching our feed, there will be more projects in the coming weeks.

What you will need:

– chopsticks, pencils will work too
– cardboard
– construction paper
– scissors
– felt-tip marker
– fabric (approx. 18 inches square)
– glue/gluestick
– hot glue gun

Watch Video
Puppet Making 3 Button

Make a Complex Puppet

With MTYP Theatre School Director Kent Suss

As promised here is MTYP’s DIY puppet making online workshop. Our theatre school director Kent Suss will show you how easy it is to take what you have learned in Puppets 1 and Puppets 2 to make a more complex puppet. We hope you enjoy making this and keep watching our feed, there will be more projects in the coming weeks.

What you will need:

– sock
– needle and thread
– chopsticks, pencils will work too
– cardboard
– construction paper
– scissors
– exacto knife
– sponges
– beads
– felt-tip marker
– glue/gluestick
– hot glue gun

Watch Video
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