I was very sad to learn tonight that Frank Mumford has passed away. Frank was something of a "lost legend" of British puppetry, a puppeteer who toured an incredible marionette variety act across Europe with his wife Maisie in the 1940s and... (Read more)
I was sorry to learn that inventor and television producer Ken Forsse has passed away at the age of 77 after a lengthy illness. Ken was best known as the creator of the popular talking teddy bear Teddy Ruxpin in the 1980s, but few people... (Read more)
Reports have been circulating on social media that Franz “Faz” Fazakas – the Academy Award winning puppet builder and mechanical designer responsible for many of The Muppets’ technical innovations – has passed away. He was 95 years old. Faz’s puppetry career started with Bil Baird’s company in... (Read more)
2 months agoby puppetvisionLook, it's the Bear in the Berry Burst Iced Fruit Smoothie!
2 months agoby puppetvisionMochinosha / The Wishes Mystical Puppet Company setting up their shadow puppet show "Debris" at the Toronto Fringe Festival.
2 months agoby puppetvisionMy view this morning...slept almost 12 hours and so glad I did. The crowd funding campaign for #puppetvisionmovie is stalled at 27% and I have just 48 hours to turn it around. It's going to be a busy two days!