Welcome to Juniper Tree Puppets

Juniper Tree Puppets has been a long time center for puppetry and storytelling arts. We are interested in the art and archetype, the magic and meaning, the wisdom and healing of story and ensouled puppetry.

Upcoming Events  2015-2016

 If you would like to learn more about these events, please contact me at:    suzannedown@gmail.com


Certificate Training in Puppetry and Story Arts

Contact suzannedown@gmail.com  to find out about the Trainings.

  • We offer a serious training program which meets for 2 weeks, 2 consecutive summers (4 week total)  focusing on 3 key areas:
  • Pedagogical puppetry with an early childhood focus
  • Practical insights and therapeutic aspects of puppetry
  • Artistic presentation through silk marionette theater and fairy tales
  • Mentoring and practical projects in between the summers.
  • Next Puppetry Training  (21st) will begin summer 2016 in Boulder, Colorado

  • A Practical and Delightful 5 DAY Puppet Boot Camp will be offered and enjoyed Summer 2016 In Boulder, CO
  • A New Program for ‘A Year of Writing’ – Walkabout Tales – writing children’s stories inspired by nature BEGINS Summer 2016 – a year long writing course – we meet for 4 days summer 2016 to inspire the year to come, and meet 4 days summer 2017 to celebrate our writing!  Mentoring and Writing Assignments through the year.