Trash Puppets Workshop by Trash Puppets


Available online in Term 4 2020 & throughout 2021

Ideal for Foundation to Year 8, these pre-recorded online workshop packages include:

  • A step-by-step 'how to' puppet making video
  • A worksheet with step-by-step instructions and a list of materials you'll need
  • Useful Information and discussion questions about sustainability
  • Information about puppetry performance and styles, with discussion questions 

Online workshops available

  1. Lower Primary, Make a Lyp Sync Puppet. Suitable for Grades Prep - 2.
  2. Upper Primary, Make a Emu Marionette Puppet. Suitable for Grades 3 - 6.
  3. Lower Secondary, Make a Platypus Marionette Puppet.  Suitable for Year 7 - 8.

This workshop can also be purchased as a package with the pre-recorded performance Escape from Trash Mountain.

In our workshops, participants of all ages create their very own, one-of-a-kind working puppet, made completely out of recycled materials. No glue or paint required!

Trash Puppets believe that fostering creativity is key to a happy, healthy planet. Through our playful workshops, Trash Puppets gets participants thinking and talking about waste reduction, recycling right, and imagining something new from discarded materials.

Victorian Curriculum links: The Arts – Drama, The Arts - Visual Arts, English

Capabilities: Critical and Creative Thinking, Personal and Social, Ethical


Learn about sustainability and the magic of puppetry with your very own hand made puppet...

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Metro: 5th Oct 2020 to 27th Jan 2021
Regional: 5th Oct 2020 to 17th Dec 2021

Trash Puppets
Duration: 45 minute pre recorded workshop
Artform: Puppetry
Cost: Set fees are for groups up to 30
Minimum fee: $250 + GST
Suitability: prep, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6, Year 7, Year 8
Terms: Term 1, Term 2, Term 3, Term 4
Maximum Student Attendance: 30
Booking info: Your school’s pre-recorded workshop is available in the form of a private webpage on our Trash Puppets website. This webpage will be unique to your school and is password protected. (Note: Access to your webpage is for a limited time.)