Puppetry Workshops in Edinburgh, September 2011

The workshops will take place in Vision Mechanics’ studios in Great Junction Street, Edinburgh.

* These workshops are for aged 18+ and are not suitable for children

* Courses need a minimum of 6 people.  The maximum number on each course will be 10.

* The core hours for courses are 10am-5pm but extra hours may be available to work on the puppets.

* The fee does not include accommodation and food though tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided.

For further information or to book please contact anne@visionmechanics.org or tel  0131 554 8923

Making a Giant Willow Puppet

Monday  5 – Saturday 10 September, 10am – 5pm

Course Leader: Kim Bergsagel
Aim: For you to design, construct and use a Giant Willow Puppet
Level: Suitable for beginners and more experienced makers

This course will cover – the design of the puppet, safe handling of tools, construction techniques, working with willow and bamboo, covering and painting the puppet, the use of the puppet in terms of performance potential.

All tools and materials will be provided.

Cost: £400