As he yielded to this suggestion a ready and rapturous assent, they all rose and walked away together; he keeping close to the box of puppets
in which he was quite absorbed, the merry little man carrying it slung over his arm by a strap attached to it for the purpose, Nelly having hold of her grandfather's hand, and Mr Codlin sauntering slowly behind, casting up at the church tower and neighbouring trees such looks as he was accustomed in town-practice to direct to drawing-room and nursery windows, when seeking for a profitable spot on which to plant the show.
Will a group of joyous children, the young ones of the house, come dancing, shouting, laughing, into the open air, and cluster round the show-box, looking with eager merriment at the puppets
, and tossing each a copper for long-tailed Mammon, the monkey, to pick up?
That puppet yonder," thought Mother Rigby, still with her eyes fixed on the scarecrow, "is too good a piece of work to stand all summer in a corn-patch, frightening away the crows and blackbirds.
And now, darling, I have taken so much pains with thee and thou art so beautiful, that, by my troth, I love thee better than any witch's puppet in the world; and I've made them of all sorts--clay, wax, straw, sticks, night fog, morning mist, sea foam, and chimney smoke.
And why should my poor puppet be the only one to know himself and perish for it?
He had pitched, as I have said, against the bulwarks, where he lay like some horrible, ungainly sort of puppet
, life-size, indeed, but how different from life's colour or life's comeliness
I've been interested in puppets
since the 1960s, when I watched a TV show that featured Jim Henson explaining puppetry as an art form--from building them to performing with them.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 17 April 2017: A symbolic holocaust awaits terrorism in Port Said as part of a long-standing Easter tradition, where puppets
symbolizing rejected social customs and hated characters are burned in an annual public parade.
Below, he explains how he created the most complicated, and biggest, puppet
in the show, the Norse boar Saehrimnir, and why talking puppets
can be a tricky proposition.
With the movement of puppets
, the show depicted folk dance and famous skits of all four provinces including Gilgit-Baltistan and Azad Jammu Kashmir to entertain and educate children regarding importance of Independence Day.
With the movement of puppets
, the show depicted folk tales and skits to entertain and educate children regarding the sacrifices of national heroes for Independence of the country.
Our teacher at the club was a Mr George Smivvers, a diamond geezer, who actually looked like a puppet
, he taught us how to make puppets
and stage plays.
Try the Moowi hand puppets
- new speech therapy tools that can be used to support speech development, especially when working to improve the operation of speech organs and in inducing sounds.
are taking centre stage at a Kirklees museum.
Adrian Roose of PFC Auctions in Bristol said: "Spitting Image puppets
have proven to be excellent investments over the years.