How do you make a hand puppet?

How do you make a simple hand puppet?

Quote from video: Just big enough for one or two fingers. Then glue the tube in place on the top of the mouth plate. You can soften the edges of these openings to not be so sharp on the hands.

How do you make a puppet step by step?

Make a Puppet

  1. Step 1: Find Materials. Begin by finding your materials. …
  2. Step 2: Create a Template and Cut Out Your Foam. …
  3. Step 3: Stitch the Skin/ Add the Nose. …
  4. Step 4: Finish Up the Face Parts. …
  5. Step 5: Time for Hair. …
  6. Step 6: Begin the Body. …
  7. Step 7: Hands. …
  8. Step 8: Finish Up.

How do you make a human hand puppet?

Quote from video: I turn the glove inside out and then just kind of stuff the hand into the glove and stitch up the sides. And. Then I just stitch around the wrist where the hand connects to the arm.

What materials do you need to make a hand puppet?


  1. dowels cut to size (about 12″)
  2. thick wooden skewers (to manipulate puppet arm)
  3. a selection of fun fabrics (shiny, patterned, textured but all quite thin & flowing to encourage movement)
  4. a selection of skin-toned fabrics (if you wish to make people puppets)
  5. colored felt.
  6. cardboard of a thickness easy to cut.

How do you make a hand puppet out of recycled materials?

Quote from video: From recycled materials let's get started first let's make an adorable puppet. From paper plates paint two plates and allow them to dry fold one paper plate in half and cut it down the crease.

How do you make a puppet for kids?

Quote from video: And with the help of a marker make a nice large circle make a cute nose a mouth some whiskers. Eyes and two cute otter ears. And yes don't forget to make some fur on the face.

How do you make a hand puppet with a moving mouth?

Quote from video: And you won't be able to put your hand inside to open and close it. So we fold it in half lay it on top of the glue. And then just put the top flap. Down on top of the in on top of that second layer.