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My new friend

Discussion in 'Puppet Building and Performing' started by Guff Darnit, Jul 31, 2016.

  1. Guff Darnit

    Guff Darnit Member

    Hi all!
    I apologise if this is not the way this should be done but I am very new to forums AND puppet building.
    I have been working on a glorified sock puppet project this week and am quite pleased with the results so far. My new friend isn't finished yet - need to work out how to make wings and a tail! But as I said I am quite pleased so far and wanted to share him with like-minded people.
    I have really learned a lot from making him and hope to apply what I have learned to my next one for a better quality build.
    His name is Zazz. Unless he is naughty in which case it is Zazzle! (all parents do the full name thing when they tell you off, right?)[​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
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  2. BartyBlue

    BartyBlue Member

    Awesome! Keep up the good work bro! He sort of reminds me of an imp; mischievous, laughing at some joke that only he knows about.
  3. Guff Darnit

    Guff Darnit Member

    Thanks bud!
  4. MikaelaMuppet

    MikaelaMuppet Well-Known Member

    He looks great! Keep it up!
  5. Guff Darnit

    Guff Darnit Member

    Thank you!
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  6. MikaelaMuppet

    MikaelaMuppet Well-Known Member

    You're welcome!
  7. SandPunk

    SandPunk Active Member

    I like him! His ears give him a distinct silhouette.
  8. Guff Darnit

    Guff Darnit Member

    They really do. I am hoping to build his wings this weekend.
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  9. MikaelaMuppet

    MikaelaMuppet Well-Known Member

    How is your friend coming along?
  10. Guff Darnit

    Guff Darnit Member

    Pretty slow to be honest. I hit a standstill with the wings. He now spends most of his time hanging out with my 10 year old daughter. They're both happy. I actually built a second puppet at Halloween last year, just haven't gotten round to posting any pics. I will at some point. Started a new puppet today and so will post pics when I get to it. Hoping to do lots more puppet building after this month as I am nearly at the end of my degree now and will start to have more time.
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