What materials do you need to make a shadow puppet?

What materials do you need to make a shadow puppet?

Draw outlines for your puppets on the cardboard and cut them out. Use sellotape to attach a skewer to the back of each of your puppets. Put the lamp on the floor or on a table. Point it at the wall and turn it on….What you need:

  1. Lamp.
  2. Cardboard.
  3. Sellotape.
  4. Pencil.
  5. Scissors.
  6. Skewers.
  7. White wall.

What materials make good shadows?

What kind of objects can make shadows? Opaque or translucent objects can make shadows. Light passes straight through a transparent material. Therefore a transparent object does not make any shadow.

How big should shadow puppets be?

The borders from the top and the side should be about 2″ wide; the space beneath the screen should ideally be 5″ or higher.

How do you record shadow dance?

Your lighting setup should be free of loose cables and high heat. Light should be placed approximately 6 feet behind the dancer, around mid-torso height to spread the light evenly. Use only one light source to create one uniform shadow. You can use a simple desk lamp, utility lights, or strobe lights.

How to make great shadow puppets?

Draw the puppet’s outline. Draw the outline of your puppet on a piece of posterboard.

  • Create movable parts,if desired. If you’d like for your puppet to have a movable part,such as a mouth that opens and closes,wings that flaps,or a
  • Cut out your shadow puppet.
  • Give your puppet a double layer of poster board.
  • How to make shadow puppet joints?

    – Head and torso, plus one full arm – One upper arm piece – One lower arm piece – One hand – One hip piece – One front leg with foot – One back leg with foot

    How to make a dragon shadow puppet?

    MAKE YOUR OWN DRAGON SHADOW PUPPET: RECOMMENDED FOR AGES 3 TO 6. 1. Draw out in pencil your own design of a dragon, (or anything you want to be your shadow puppet). 2. Use scissors to cut out your drawing. 3. With a pencil, trace your drawing onto a black piece of paper. 4. Cut out your drawing from the black paper.

    How to make animal shadow puppets?

    printable puppet templates (find in the end of the post)

  • miniature brads
  • paper: card stock is best,though plain paper can be used in a pinch
  • 18 ga (~1 mm) wire
  • (optional) 1/8 hole puncher