Hands on Hands


March 14 4:00 pm

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Using recycled and low-cost materials like cardboard, strings, straws, and elastic this workshop guides participants in the construction of a creepy puppet hand with realistic finger movements. Caution! Hot glue will be used to its fullest potential.

Chrystene Ells spent nearly 20 years working as a traditional special effects artist, fabricating creatures, models, and stop motion puppets for George Lucas’ Industrial Light and Magic and on films such as The Nightmare Before Christmas.  Currently the Artistic Director of the first International Puppet Underground Film Festival in Regina, Chrystene was artist-in-residence at the Filmpool’s Puppet Lab.


Artist: Chrystene Ells
Series: Workshop
Venue: Festival Hall Lobby
Duration: 120 min
Recommended Age: 14 +
Price: $55 / $45

Members: please call 403-266-1503 to book your tickets over the phone.
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