Need a last minute holiday gift for someone crafty? In keeping with the Junkyard Holiday Gift Guide spirit, we may have the solution for you!
Project Puppet offers everything that you need to get started making a Muppet style puppet. Get your someone a gift certificate online and they can follow free tutorials to design their own character, choose and purchase the pattern that best matches the shape of their design, and get more tips and free tutorials about feature building and puppet manipulation! Project Puppet also offers supplies that can be bought online, but almost all materials can be found at your local craft/fabric store.
There is a gallery online of other customers’ final puppets (you can even add your own), and once a year they hold a themed competition (junior and adult divisions). Also, the woman who owns Project Puppet will get right back to you if you have any questions or problems. Excellent last minute gift option that encourages creativity and keeps on giving!
BONUS: Puppet Project is offering 25% off $75 purchases!