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Out of the Deep Blue: Make Your Own Puppet @ Home - Tutorial 4

Wed 20 January 2021

Tutorial 4: Make your own polar bear

🌎 Puppeteer Ben Thompson shows you how to make the next puppet in our web series designed by Samuel Parker... a Polar Bear! 🐻 

  You will need: 

  • 1 x 1L Tetrapak (tall, square milk or juice carton) 
  • 3 x Straws 
  • 1 x Ruler 
  • 1 x Marker Pen 
  • 1 x Sharp Pencil 
  • Blutack/Plasticine Tape
  • Scissors

We would love to see your puppet creations! You can join the ‘Out of the Deep Blue’ online community of homemade puppets and storytellers. Please fill in this form to share your videos with Autin DT - you can also post them on social media using #outofthedeepblue


Visit Autin DT's website to find out more. 

This project is funded by Birmingham City Council as part of the Creative Online Connections commission, supported using funding provided by the offsite affiliate partners (Appetite, Birmingham Hippodrome, DanceXchange, Derby Festé & Wild Rumpus) and Without Walls Blueprint R&D support.