Unifying the concepts of dance, kite, and puppet movement with her themes of seasonal movement and the Earth's energy flow, Celebration of Flight is the latest of Heather Henson's environmental spectacles. Awarded Best Show at the 21st UNIMA Congress & World Puppetry Festival in Chengdu, China [June 2012], the show features puppets, kites, and flags both from independent artists as well as the Jim Henson Creature Shop and Guildworks.
As part of Puppet Festival (r)Evolution's collaboration with the businesses of the Borough of Swarthmore, Ibex Puppetry will be hosting free workshops at Craftforia during the Puppet Festival. Please help us welcome Ibex Puppetry and spread the word about this event.
The workshops are open to the public and will take place at Craftforia, 102 Park Ave, Swarthmore.
Tuesday 8/6 thru Friday 8/9 from 3 PM to 4:30 PM
Saturday 8/11 from 11 AM until 2 PM
A different animal and corresponding puppet craft kit will be featured each day. On Friday and Saturday, all of the puppets kits will be together, and special visitors will be stopping in! All are welcome to the join the parade after the workshop on Saturday at 2 PM.
For more information about Craftoria, please visit their website: craftforia.com