Summer Professional Development 2020 - The Art, Delight, and Meaning of Finger Puppet Theater! Online Course
Part of our Presentation of Puppetry Arts Online Series for Early Childhood Teachers and Parents, this 4 week part time course is about transforming the small art of finger puppets and lifting it with joy into a beautiful, joyful, wise, magical, and meaningful Art and Story form to surround our young children with heart and beauty. Yes! Join us! You will be so glad you did. July Dates TBA
Included will be:
The Instant Stage
Simplicity is Beautiful! - Single Finger Puppet Storytelling
Multiple Finger Puppet Telling / Two Hand Storytelling
Finding your Character's True Movement / Archetypes
Surprise and Wonder
Landscapes and Props
Animals and Humans - Secrets of the Trade
Relationships Between Puppets
Resources You Will Love
This online program is yours forever, you will receive weekly content, videos, and lessons every Saturday morning for 4 weeks. You can do the weekly assignments on your own time each week, there will be commenting, thoughts, help, ideas from me, and from your fellow participants.
Plan on 1-2 hours each week of creative homework. Feel free to do more if inspired! You can also do the homework on your own, and take all the time you need. Verification of hours are available, if you show me your homework, even via email, you will earn 8 hours.
This is a very useful course for early childhood folk. It is full of fun, heartfelt, creative, and will bring delight to all the little children in your lives!
Sign up here and assure your spot. You will get an email from me closer to the course start date! See you there. xox suzanne