Cable controlled finger demo. notice the levers controls. All done with bicycle brake cables.
Many sketches and design development. A few smaller maquettes were then made.
Here you can see some of the early designs for this Professional puppet.
This Pro Puppet was designed and built specially for a web TV show that never happened. I have put together what few clips we do have of this guy in action. Enjoy…
This extraordinary creature was built from plastics, fiberglass, foam and latex. It has cable controlled eye movement, eyelid blinks and all the fingers and thumbs. The mechanisms are controlled by a specially built lever set.
Find out more about the Auction of this Professional Puppet on eBay.
To create a fully articulated professional Puppet. A whole creature designed from scratch, involving a process of sculpture, molding, jointed skeleton creation, mechanization. Over the course of 14 months this creature was painstakingly put together. The story, the process, the journey, it’s all here.
Welcome to Project Avid Rock.