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shadow puppet guide: yay! all these years I've been eeking by with a sad butterfly & a rabbit/dog with no ears ... tonight there will be a menagerie in our house! Vintage Illustrations, Activities For Kids, Flashlight, Summer Activities, Shadowpuppet, Hands Puppets, Hands Shadows Puppets, Animal, Shadows Art
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Puppet You can print them out onto thin black card (and you should should be still able to see the outlines). You will need little split pins for the robot and sticks to attach them to. Holly from chezbeeperbebe also put together some wonderful shadow puppet templates this year so check those out too!
heavy duty cardboard; paint; scissors; something to punch holes through the card; Procedure Trace puppet outline using template on a piece of cardboard.Mark in major lines using a felt pen. Punch holes along all lines to create dimension. Make arm segments and join using wing clips.Attach to the body using wing clips.Attach pieces of rod to the hands to manipulate the arms. Attach a thicker rod or to the length of the puppet body with sufficient length at the bottom so the hand is out of sight