Below you can find updates on my projects, workshops and training.
I am also a founding member of the Prairie Puppet Underground, providing workshops and training to people in Regina.
Please visit http://prairiepuppetunderground.com/ to find out more.
Prairie Puppet Underground Inc.
From Left to Right:
Berny Hi, Chrystene Ells, Kenn McLeod and Rowan Pantel.
Photo Credit: Sean Dennie
Taken at the 2015 International Fesitval of Animated Objects in Calgary, AB.
Fade to Grey
A new film about an old woman alone in her house. See what happens when she finds new ways to invite people into her home.
Special thanks to the Saskatchewan Arts Board for supporting this project.
The National Puppetry Conference
Attended the amazing National Puppetry Conference at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in June 2014 at Waterford, Connecticut.
Had an opportunity to work with Jim Rose & Phillip Huber in Marionette Design & Construction. Also great Pre-Conference with Brad Shur & Paul Vincent Davis with Hand Puppet Manipulation.
Banff Puppetry Intensive - 2014
A whirlwind of puupetry bootcamp sums up the Banff Puppet Theatre Intensive presented by the Old Trout Puppet Workshop - Lead by Peter Balkwill and Juanitia Dawn at The Banff
Centre. Great instructors and some fantastic puppeteers from across Canada.
Special thanks to the Saskatchewan Arts Board for supporting this Professional Development opportunity.
Mike & the Goose (2013)
My first adventures in puppetry! Mike & the Goose is based off of the true childhood story of my Grandpa Mike.
Created as part of "This Big World", 3D Puppet Film Workshop – Lead by Chrystene Ells.
Saskatchewan Filmpool Cooperative. Regina, SK