Read Making and Manipulating Marionettes by David Currell Online

making-and-manipulating-marionettes

Making and Manipulating Marionettes is a superb guide to a craft and performance art that has fascinated audiences for over 2,000 years. Handsomely illustrated throughout, it presents precise instructions for the making of marionettes, both for plays and for acts in the variety tradition. All aspects of marionette design, construction, and control are covered, and there arMaking and Manipulating Marionettes is a superb guide to a craft and performance art that has fascinated audiences for over 2,000 years. Handsomely illustrated throughout, it presents precise instructions for the making of marionettes, both for plays and for acts in the variety tradition. All aspects of marionette design, construction, and control are covered, and there are rare insights into specialized designs and stringing techniques. Contents include an introduction to the marionette tradition and the principles and practicalities of marionette design; advice on materials and methods for carving, modeling, and casting puppet parts; detailed explanations for marionette control, stringing, and manipulation; step-by-step instructions for the construction and jointing of human and animal marionettes; and professional secrets for achieving a wide range of special effects....

Title : Making and Manipulating Marionettes
Author :
Rating :
ISBN : 9781861266637
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 192 Pages
Status : Available For Download
Last checked : 21 Minutes ago!

Making and Manipulating Marionettes Reviews

  • Valenfore Alestreneon
    2019-04-19 13:28

    A very thorough and comprehensive guide with very lovely full color photos authored by a top student of the legendary John Roberts, the only Occidental man to learn the secrets of Chinese String Puppetry in China.

  • S.
    2019-04-11 11:37

    Good read, great pic and good explanations on how to!