Original design and fabrication by Thielsen.  Table top, bunraku puppet with ear mech and rubber gasket mouth.  Reticulated foam body and fleece exterior.  

Ear Mech
Ear Mech

Ear mech for Chyna puppet. Based off of Joey from War Horse. Stops to control movement. Pull strings into back of head for control.

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Ear Mech
Ear Mech

Ear mech for Chyna puppet. Based off of Joey from War Horse. Stops to control movement. Pull strings into back of head for control.

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Ear Mech
Ear Mech

Ear mech for Chyna puppet. Based off of Joey from War Horse. Stops to control movement. Pull strings into back of head for control.

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Ear Mech
Ear Mech

Ear mech for Chyna puppet. Based off of Joey from War Horse. Stops to control movement. Pull strings into back of head for control.

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Ear Mech
Ear Mech

Ear mech for Chyna puppet. Based off of Joey from War Horse. Stops to control movement. Pull strings into back of head for control.

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Ear Mech
Ear Mech

Ear mech for Chyna puppet. Based off of Joey from War Horse. Stops to control movement. Pull strings into back of head for control.

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Ear Mech
Ear Mech

Ear mech for Chyna puppet. Based off of Joey from War Horse. Stops to control movement. Pull strings into back of head for control.

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Foam Body
Foam Body

Reticulated foam body for Chyna puppet with boning for support.

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Foam Body
Foam Body

Reticulated foam body for Chyna puppet with boning for support.

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Chyna Foam Head
Chyna Foam Head

Reticulated foam head with ear mech inside. Rubber gasket mouth plate with grip on top plate. Felt interior of mouth. Rear of head entry.

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Chyna Foam Head
Chyna Foam Head

Reticulated foam head with ear mech inside. Rubber gasket mouth plate with grip on top plate. Felt interior of mouth. Rear of head entry.

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Chyna Foam Head
Chyna Foam Head

Reticulated foam head with ear mech inside. Rubber gasket mouth plate with grip on top plate. Felt interior of mouth. Rear of head entry.

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Chyna: in progress