lizard puppet – Iggy Iguana

The lizard puppet iguana for the Maho Group Sonesta Resort. I was the character designer and puppet builder for a new family resort opened in spring 2019. I designed and implemented a range of characters for a new show and walkabout performances called ‘The Beach House Crew’. The resort is in St Maartens and is run by The Maho Group. …

Lirpasloof April Fools – IWOCA

The Lirpasloof puppet (April Fools) corporate video for Iwoca business finance company. I designed, built and puppeteered the featured Lirpasloof puppet. The task was to create a fairly realistic mythical creature. This would feature in a comedy video that riffed on the idea of Goat Yoga. They stipulated this creature should have features reminiscent of a dog, a lion and goat. …

Reindeer Puppet

Reindeer Puppet: This is the Reindeer Puppet character called Bae  that I designed and built for Julie Clare’s Production of The Snow Queen, in London Christmas 2019. This large puppet was designed to look like aging rotten wood, but have an ethereal magical quality as the reindeer character Bae is a magical talking character. The puppet is largely made from …

Palm Tree Puppet

  The baby Palm Tree Puppet for the Maho Group. I was very lucky to be the character designer and puppet builder for a new family resort that opened in March 2019. I was tasked to design a range of characters for their new show and walkabout performances called, The Beach House Crew. The resort is in St Maartens and …

Pelican Puppet – Beach House Crew

This pelican Puppet was made for the Maho Group. I was the character designer and puppet builder for a new family resort – that opened spring 2019. I was tasked to design a range of characters for their new show and walkabout performances called The Beach House Crew. The resort is in St Maartens and is run by The Maho …

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 …

Who’s That at the Back of the Bus – Short film Penguin

Who’s that at the back of the bus is a short horror film made by Phil Hardy. It required a large emporer penguin puppet  and I had a lot of fun making one for the short film. I had the challenge of trying to build a huge emperor penguin to a tight budget and deadline. but this was such a …

Benidorm – Prop puppet – Tiger Aspect

I was asked to build a prop puppet dummy for the tv show Benidorm, for tiger aspect. It unusually had to look like a slightly odd, fan made dummy, that had a resemblance to Shane Ritchies character. It also needed to look a bit like paper mache but in fact was latex and foam because it had to be thrown …

Millennium FX – Assistant fabricator/puppeteer – Kracken

I was an assistant fabricator on the large Kraken puppet made by Millennium FX for the new, Old Spice Commercials. I was also a puppeteer on the shoot in romania. 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 puppeteer. So when I …

Yonderland Mechanical Bee Puppet

This is the Fully working,  mechanical flying Bee puppet i designed and built for yonderland series 3. The wings flapped by a cog based electronic mech. The team was headed by Fiona Cazaly. With puppet builders Natalie Ellnor, Andy Heath, myself and puppet costume maker David Brown, puppet props maker Lisa coles, and Department assistant Christiana Kafaridou. Moulds and latex …