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Hands On Crafts for Kids

Puppetry (#304)

Bring your favorite characters to life with all different ways to develop people and creatures from the most basic of materials. Open: Take a safari and create a scene right out of Africa with your own creative inhabitants. #304-1: Jungle Puppet Theater -- Finish up the scene created in today's first project. Who knows what animal you might find behind that paper tree. #304-2: Giant Stick Puppets -- Gather up all sorts of odds and ends and your creativity to make wonderful, giant characters_ on a stick of course. #304-3: Mini Marionette -- From giant to miniature marionettes, puppets come in all sizes and this one really moves. #304-4: Stick Figures -- You all know how to draw stick figures, now try creating stick figure puppets. You'll want to make a whole crowd. #304-5: Editor's Feature -- Krause presents pop-up puppets. #304-6: Hands On Project -- Visit Adventures in Art in Cleveland, Ohio. [29 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Series Description: Hands on Crafts for Kids is packed with fun craft projects. We want crafting to become a part of your life every day; surround yourself with things you make, and make being creative a part of who you are. Projects include kids' crafts for ages 7 to 12.

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