Category Archives: LEARNING

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Workshop: Using Puppets & Art Therapy for Mental Health & Quality of Life

Using Puppets and Art Therapy for Mental Health and Quality of Life: The View from the Inside Workshop In conjunction with the Alberta Play Therapy Association Presented by Wendy Passmore-Godfrey (BFA) and Allan Rosales (MA in Art Therapy) Friday 21 September 2018    Red Deer: The Red Deer Museum & Gallery (Stewart Room) Friday 28 September 2018    Lethbridge: Lethbridge University Res Hall … Continue reading Workshop: Using Puppets & Art Therapy for Mental Health & Quality of Life

FUN & FREE Puppet Pop-Up Workshops in September!

For FUN and for FREE (no registration required) we are popping up twice in September!   Puppet Pop-Up Studio: Pride Puppets! Sunday Sept 2, 2018, 12noon-2pm Pride Parade’s Family Zone Prince’s Island Park Family Zone Craft Tent Puppets, like people, come in all shapes and colours – celebrate diversity and make your own puppet that represents your own … Continue reading FUN & FREE Puppet Pop-Up Workshops in September!

Puppet Pop-Up Studio: Funky Felty Puppets! FREE workshop!

Puppet Pop-Up Studio: Funky Felty Puppets! We are pleased to present out next Puppet Pop-Up Studio in partnership with the Calgary Public Library! Learn some simple wet felting techniques while you make some funky hair for a wooden fork puppet. Add eyes, yarn arms, felt hands, and you have a friend. FREE!  No registration required. … Continue reading Puppet Pop-Up Studio: Funky Felty Puppets! FREE workshop!

Puppetry Helps Kids Learn how to Respect our Rivers!

We were pleased to partner with Oldman Watershed Council at the Helen Schuler Nature Centre in Lethbridge, Alberta, in March of 2018, with a Fish Stick puppet workshop.  Participants made some simple puppets and an aquatic habitat complete with clean, clear water and healthy riparian vegetation. Then, they recorded a quick clip using their handcrafted puppets.  This … Continue reading Puppetry Helps Kids Learn how to Respect our Rivers!