The Magic Flute 
Pacific Symphony

I helped build and paint puppets for the Pacific Symphony's production of The Magic Flute under Robin Walsh. It was a thrill to see our puppets on stage amongst all of the incredibly talented singers and performers. 

Spirits in Progress
Spirits in Progress

I helped create the Spirit Puppets. I heat bent metal for their mechanics, hard coated the puppets and created their faces, and built their stand.

Spirit Puppets
Spirit Puppets

I painted the spirit puppets and helped create their head pieces.

Foam Patterns
Foam Patterns

I learned the process of foam patterning and cutting in order to help create the animal puppets

Animal Ears
Animal Ears

I cut the foam pieces and glued the pieces together in order to create the animal puppet's ears

Fox Head
Fox Head

I applied a mix of materials in order to create a protective coating on the foam animal heads and prepare them for paint

Animal Puppets on Stage
Animal Puppets on Stage

The finished animal puppets on stage at the Pacific Symphony

Sarastro
Sarastro

I painted the Sarastro puppet

Sarastro
Sarastro

The Sarastro puppet on stage at the Pacific Symphony