The processes involved when I make stuff: sculpting, programming, electronics, carving, moulding, etc. Mostly puppets, automata, sculpture, occasionally furniture, interactives, food, etc. Usually fairly detailed and image-led. Please reuse any ideas, tips, thoughts and approaches.
Monday, 14 September 2009
Puppet body material
I have retrieved forlorn dead puppets from the loft, and notice the fabric is very heavy. My current glove puppet test bodies have been suffering from floppy arms, under the weight of the Fimo hands. It occurred to me that soft fabric is where they are going wrong...a-ha!