Monster puppet by puppet maker Chris Barlow

Little Monster Puppet – Puppet Maker and Puppeteer

I was the puppet maker for a new Esso advert for Singapore. With minds eye and Adam and Eve DDB. The puppet was built by myself here in London. The eye blink mech was built by Adam Keenan. The puppet consist of foams, fabrics, fiberglass and latex. The body is fabricated and the head was sculpted and moulded then cast …

Minum Replica – Pokemon and Pokemon Go

This is a life size scale model of Mimum from pokemon. I made him just for fun. Minums sizing/dimensions match exactly what they are in the cartoons and according the the pokemon fandom. so i started with the simple cartoon form then keeping the dimensions I worked to make him look more creature- esque without changing any sizing. it was …

Pichu Model / Puppet – Pokemon

This is a life size scale model of Pichu from pokemon. I made him just for fun. Pichus sizing/dimensions match exactly what they are in the cartoons and according the the pokemon fandom. so i started wih the simple cartoon form then keeping the dimensions i worked to make him look more creature- esque without changing any sizing. it was …

Alien Puppet – Designer and Builder

This a very enjoyable private commission for an american client, who wanted a bespoke alien puppet to entertain his son, who has leukemia, and for them to make online content together. I am a professional puppet maker and creature creator. I design, illustrate, sculpt and fabricate. I also have a performance background as both an actor and puppeteer, so when …

Millennium FX – Lead Fabricator – Polar Bear Cubs

I was the lead fabricator/puppet developer in building two realistic polar bear Cub puppets for millennium fx. They were for use in a live event in Shanghai. Prototyping, patturning, fur work was by me. Hair punching and Jo Cristou and Lenny Sant. Mech by adam keenan.

Advert for KAYAK – Fabricator / Puppeteer (Anarchy)

This is the Kayak advert, one of a few ads, featuring puppets supplied by Anarchy fx ltd. On this I was a fabricator and puppeteer on a small team bringing these creations to life. I am a professional puppet maker and creature creator. Also I design, illustrate, sculpt and fabricate. I have a performance background as both an actor and …

Feeling Better, Ben and Breagh – Puppet / Character Designer and Builder

I was the puppet designer and  maker for a major new Cbeebies TV series Feeling Better. The show, presented by Dr Radha, features two puppet creatures, Ben and Breagh. They explore the complex world of emotions. Series 1 started airing March 19th 2017, and is featured on BBC 1, the Cbeebies channel, youtube and cbeebies radio. Please visit the BBC …

Prototype Creature for BBC

This was one of the early concept prototypes creature puppets i made in the development phase for the Feeling Better puppets, for the BBC. This prototype was just to test if a creature style was appropriate. i made a few of these before going back to a more cartoony style that was eventually featured in the show. I am a …

Zapped Puppet – Millennium FX – Fabrication and Puppetry

I was part of the team at Millennium fx that built this Throck puppet for Zapped series 1. My role on this was to fabricate the puppet mechanics, feather work, painting the feet, and making a stunt ‘Bum’ that the feathers could be ripped out of. I am a professional puppet maker and creature creator. Also I design, illustrate, sculpt …