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Puppet Factory

This puppet-making activity is perfect for festivals and promotional events. In assembly-line fashion, participants build and decorate their very own puppet to take home. We provide one instructor and all puppet parts and decorations. Your organization provides tables, chairs, and adult volunteers. Choose from one of our unique puppet designs, or, for a modest fee, let us create a custom-made puppet for you!

Fee:  $350 (two hours—each additional hour @ $150)

Number of Puppets: Capacity: serves approximately 80 participants per hour

Location: At your location

CPA A Baumgartner
Education Director
Aretta Baumgartner
Aretta is a performer/teaching artist specializing in puppetry, mask, and movement. She’s been a professional puppeteer since 1992. Aretta oversees more than 50 distinct types of educational programming and outreach. She is an active performer, teacher and creator of new works for puppetry. As a testament to her leadership in the puppetry community, Aretta was recently elected President of the Puppeteers of America.

More Puppet Shows & Workshops

We’re so glad you are considering a trip to the Center for Puppetry Arts. Our ticket sales office is open daily except for Mondays. Puppet shows and Museum programming is available Wednesday through Sunday.

  • Complete the form below or call 404-873-3391 to contact our Ticket Sales Office for this program. You should expect to be contacted by our Ticket Sales Office within 48 hours. Thank you!