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Check out my Janice puppet on ebay

Discussion in 'Puppets For Sale' started by puppetmancan, Oct 13, 2006.

  1. JJandJanice

    JJandJanice Active Member

    Speaking as someone who has both a love of puppets and someone who has a love of :flirt: (needless to say from my name) that is some great work.

    May I ask you some questions puppetmancan? Let me also say that I'm sorry if you mention some of this stuff in your auction.

    1) What kind of foam did you use exactly and where can it be found?
    2) Same question as the first one but about the hair?
    3) What did you use to dye the antron fleece and also where can that be found?

    Although I do believe it's not really right to make money off a copyrighted Muppet in some ways, but I won't get into that, :) .

    Overall, if you answer the questions, thanks so much Puppetmancan. And that is one awesome looking Janice, great work, ;)
  2. BEAR

    BEAR Active Member

    Nice work.
  3. puppetmancan

    puppetmancan Member

    Thank you. Here is the anwers to your questions.

    1' foam and 1/2" foam. Upulstry shop, online.
    rattail cord. Online
    Aljo and rit dye, at walmart or online.
  4. Marky

    Marky Member

    puppetmancan,

    Your puppets rock! But, er... aren't you just a li'l nervous about getting sued there, buddy? I know many puppet makers, and they'd never dream about selling someone else's property. I mean, making them and using them for free shows is one thing...

    But selling them?
  5. JJandJanice

    JJandJanice Active Member

    Thanks, if it's not too much trouble, could you PM a link of the online shop of which you bought this stuff.

    Once agian great work.
  6. puppetmancan

    puppetmancan Member

    the only one i know that i use often is ebay, sorry.
  7. JJandJanice

    JJandJanice Active Member

    Oh off Ebay, that's cool, it's works. :)
  8. Blue Weirdo

    Blue Weirdo Member

    Great work I wish I could afford her. She's a **** of a lot better than the plush Janice that's out.
  9. Marky

    Marky Member

    ... well I would at least hope that you're giving away your pattern and material list for free?

    ... is anyone else here on my page?
  10. TopperFraggle

    TopperFraggle Member

    "Here's my attempt to infringe on someone else's copyright- and I'll shame anyone who points it out".

    Nice.

    I don't mind the replicas at all, but dude, if you can't take the heat...
  11. Marky

    Marky Member

    As for 'shaming anyone who points it out' - uh... why would anyone who points out this fact feel shame? You're the criminal here, dude!
  12. jacobsnchz

    jacobsnchz Active Member

  13. jacobsnchz

    jacobsnchz Active Member

    It sold for $550?! :O
  14. Marky

    Marky Member

    How much of that is going to MHC?
  15. jacobsnchz

    jacobsnchz Active Member

    Yeah! How much?
  16. Marky

    Marky Member

    $550 - that's atrocious.
  17. Phantom

    Phantom New Member

    I assume you mean atrocious for a copyright infringment.

    From a capitalistic point of view, a customers willingness to pay should never be questioned.
  18. Oh, you work for the Muppet Holding Company?
  19. Was Once Ernie

    Was Once Ernie New Member

    It didn't sell for $550. That's how much he was asking for it and nobody bid on it.

    :p
  20. Marky

    Marky Member

    I have NO problem with the puppet being re-created. I DO have a problem with trying to sell it (at a premium price, no less).

    I mean, no I don't work for MHC, but it's a pretty bold & shifty thing to do. I don't see any room for argument on that. And if the seller gets nailed (which is very possible)... I'd have a very hard time sympathizing.

    Am I the ONLY one here who feels this way?!?

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