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Marionette Making Workshop

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Add to Calendar 24-07-2013 24-07-2013 15 Marionette Making Workshop Mirek Trejtnar, puppet master from Prague, will guide children and their parents through the process of making Czech-style marionettes (puppets that hang on wires). Children will receive pre-cut pieces of wood to make hands, legs, head and bodies. Then it?s time to paint and make costumes. Finally, you will connect your puppet to a controller, add strings, and voila; now you are a puppeteer. Adults will need to assist their children nail and screw together puppets parts as they finalize their puppets. Workshop length: 45 minutes. http://www.nymetroparents.com/2015neweventinfo.cfm?id=139877 Long Island Children's Museum true DD/MM/YYYY
July 24, 2013
3pm
Long Island Children's Museum
Garden City
Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
$5 with $11 museum admission

Description: Mirek Trejtnar, puppet master from Prague, will guide children and their parents through the process of making Czech-style marionettes (puppets that hang on wires). Children will receive pre-cut pieces of wood to make hands, legs, head and bodies. Then it?s time to paint and make costumes. Finally, you will connect your puppet to a controller, add strings, and voila; now you are a puppeteer. Adults will need to assist their children nail and screw together puppets parts as they finalize their puppets. Workshop length: 45 minutes.

Address: 11 Davis Ave.
Garden City, NY 11530
Phone: 516-224-5800
Website: licm.org

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