Base: a dowel, chop stick, frame piece, natural wood or cardboard tube. Arms: Popsicle stick, skewer, chop stick, cardboard strips, straws. Head: Styrofoam ball, plastic Christmas ornament, model magic, felt, fabric, ping pong ball, large beads, belt buckles, tassels, paper, paper maché
How do you move puppet hands?
What is stick puppet?
A rod puppet is a figure operated from beneath by means of wooden or metal rods. It is ubiquitous in many puppet traditions, but the term was more generally employed in Europe only from the middle of the 20th century. At its simplest the rod puppet is a basic marotte or stick puppet operated with a single rod.
How do puppet rods work?
Human puppets usually have arms that can be maneuvered by an attached rod. The puppeteer must first master lip sync and how to control the puppet’s body. Then he can begin to work with the arm Rod to add another dimension to the character. … However if your puppet does not have an arm Rod you can easily make one.