How To Puppeteer
3.7 (3 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
25 students enrolled
Wishlisted Wishlist

Please confirm that you want to add How To Puppeteer to your Wishlist.

Add to Wishlist

How To Puppeteer

This course will break you into the world of puppeteering and give you a base understanding on how to puppeteer.
3.7 (3 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
25 students enrolled
Created by Brad Watt
Last updated 7/2014
English
Current price: $10 Original price: $20 Discount: 50% off
5 hours left at this price!
30-Day Money-Back Guarantee
Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Give you a basic understanding and knowledge of Puppetry
  • Set a foundation for the future of your training and works in Puppetry
View Curriculum
Requirements
  • NotePad and Pen (Something to take notes)
  • Butchers Paper
  • Scissors
  • Clear Tape
  • Plastic Bag
Description

Introductions to Learning Puppetry will give you a basic knowledge and understanding of how to be a Puppeteer and will set a foundation in your training and works in Puppeteering.

Some topics we will cover in the course include ;

  • How to operate a Puppet
  • How to build a Basic Puppet
  • Working a Puppet as an ensemble
  • Puppets, Props and Sets
  • Children's Theatre Puppets
  • And Much More!
Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone who wants to learn puppetry
Students Who Viewed This Course Also Viewed
Curriculum For This Course
18 Lectures
01:03:12
+
Introduction
4 Lectures 05:46

A personal introduction from me, Brad Watt who will be your Mentor, Lecturer and Puppetry Teacher and I explain what you'll be learning over the period of this coarse.

Preview 01:10

Brad explains what you should wear while puppeteering and why we were this specific choice of clothing.

Preview 00:57

Brad explains the reason why Puppetry is mostly a Team Effort and how it can benefit you as a performer.

Preview 00:51

Here you will learn about Focus Points. What are they? What does this mean? & Why are they so important?

Preview 02:48

This is just a Quiz to help you revise and recap what we have previously covered in this section of our course

Introduction Quiz
6 questions
+
Basics Of Operating A Puppet
5 Lectures 15:01

This lecture will teach you how to construct a Puppet out of a Garbage Bag.

Preview 03:14

The Lecture will teach you how to operate the head of a puppet

Preview 02:46

The Lecture will teach you how to operate the leg on a puppet and working with you ensemble to achieve this.

Operating the Legs
02:59

This Lecture will teach you how to operate the arms on a puppet

Operating the Arms
01:46

This lecture will teach you how to make your puppet look like it is breathing.

Breathing
04:16

This is just a Quiz to help you revise and recap what we have previously covered in this section of our course

Basics of Operating a Puppet Quiz
3 questions
+
Building A Basic Puppet
3 Lectures 20:35
Rolling Paper
05:39

Building the Head and Body
05:43

Creating the Joints
09:13

This is just a Quiz to help you revise and recap what we have previously covered in this section of our course

Building a Basic Puppet Quiz
3 questions
+
Operating The Puppet You've Built
2 Lectures 04:24

This lecture will teach you who operates which part of your puppet.

Who Operates What?
02:16

This lecture give you an exercise to build ensemble within you Puppetry Team.

Make Your Puppet Dance Exercise
02:08

This is just a Quiz to help you revise and recap what we have previously covered in this section of our course

Operating the Puppet You've Built Quiz
2 questions
+
Puppets, Props and Sets
2 Lectures 11:03
Building Basic Props and Sets
03:55

Working with Props and Sets
07:08

This is just a Quiz to help you revise and recap what we have previously covered in this section of our course

Puppets, Props and Sets Quiz
1 question
+
Children's Theatre Puppets
0 Lectures 00:00
+
Devising a Puppetry Show
1 Lecture 03:41

This Lecture tells you how to Devising a Show from Scratch

Devising a Puppetry Show from Scratch
03:41
+
Course Conclusion
1 Lecture 02:42
Course Conclusion
02:42
About the Instructor
Brad Watt
3.7 Average rating
3 Reviews
25 Students
1 Course
Actor, Artistic Director, Entrepreneur.

I'm Brad Watt and I’m am Entrepreneurial Actor.

I study at Queensland University of Technology’s Acting Course. I study 10 hours a day, 6 days a week for 3 years. 

I also have started and own multiple business's including - Stacked Stingray Gym Clothing, a Theatre Company and Film Production Company. Now I want to pass on what I learn in my entrepreneurial journey with you in the form of these Udemy courses. 

Warmest,

Brad Watt.