At university I studied Balinese Wayang Kulit, Golek and Beber for 3 years. But I love puppets of all kinds.
I recently finished making my first shadow puppet. The design is based on ‘Frog’ by Japanese Edo period artist Matsumoto Hoji.
I just read a book about Tholpavakoothu. A traditional form of folk shadow puppetry performing the Ramayana practiced in Kerala, South India.
A brief overview of the use of puppets in the 18th century Royal Court of Myanmar
Community building with puppets, performances, food and solarpunk.