James Kemp Puppets

 

Custom puppets for Stage, Television, and Film

James Kemp Puppets is where to go for custom character creation!  Are you a business looking to advertise?   Do you have an idea for a tv pilot or film?  Are you putting on a professional performance at a theater?  Or maybe you’ve just always had an idea for a fun friend that you want to see brought to life for entertainment of yourself and others.  My goal is to understand each project and each client well enough to deliver exactly what YOU need.  Have a look around my site, and in my gallery.  Please feel free to email me any questions.

-James Kemp

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BUY THE OBLONG HEAD PATTERN!

This is a foam head pattern for puppet building at home.  The foam pattern is $30, and can be accompanied by the fleece head pattern for a fabric covering can be purchased for an additional $10.  Simply email me at sharklink@aol.com to request it.  I accept payment through PayPal.

BUY THE HUMAN HEAD SHAPE PATTERN!

This is a foam head pattern for puppet building at home.  The foam pattern is $40, and can be accompanied by the fleece head pattern for a fabric covering can be purchased for an additional $10.  Simply email me at sharklink@aol.com to request it.  I accept payment through PayPal.

BUY THE ROUNDED HEAD PATTERN!

This is a foam head pattern for puppet building at home.  The foam pattern is $20, and can be accompanied by the fleece head pattern for a fabric covering can be purchased for an additional $10.  Simply email me at sharklink@aol.com to request it.  I accept payment through PayPal.

BUY A BLANK PUPPET!

Are you an aspiring builder but would like a professional base to add your own features to?  Do you need several puppets with interchangeable features?  Buy a blank puppet!  Often referred to as “Whatnots” in the puppetry circle, these characters are sturdy and versatile.  Email me at sharklink@aol.com to inquire.

BUY THE BASIC BODY PATTERN!

This is a foam AND fleece body pattern for puppet building at home.  Both patterns are only $20.  Simply email me at sharklink@aol.com to request it.  I accept payment through PayPal.

BUY THE ROUND BODY PATTERN!

This is a foam AND fleece body pattern for puppet building at home.  Both patterns are only $15.  Simply email me at sharklink@aol.com to request it.  I accept payment through PayPal.

Talkshow host finished up

Here he is, ready to host.  I had a lot of fun working on this project because I wanted him to look classy but fun.  I ordered a very nice Navy blue suit for him.  I spent a good bit styling his hair with a variety of tools and chemicals. […]

By |July 18th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Green Frog 2015

Here is a really cool frog puppet I build for a client in Florida.  This bright, beautiful green fleece was specialty ordered.  I spent a lot of hours picking seams and making this guy look really smooth and crisp.  He has a wonderful arm sleeve with a solid entrance ring […]

By |July 3rd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Whistle while you work.

Wow! What a productive summer it has been so far.  I hope the train doesn’t stop any time soon; I’ve been loving it.  Have a look at what I’m into at this point.  Here are two sketches from the two projects I’m currently working on.

 

I’ve been working really hard to […]

By |June 23rd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Talk show host.

So, here is a cool, new puppet I am working on for a man putting together a talk show type web series.  The design he gave me was rather simple, just the sketch and some notes on color.  But I am really going to make this piece pop.

 

I’ve started in […]

By |June 18th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Monster for Sublime Update

Here is is pretty well finished up.  This monster puppet is for Sublime Media Group out of Bowling Green, KY.  All he lacks is some fun, furry hands.

Don’t forget to contact me if you have any custom puppet inquiries.

 

By |June 18th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Monster for Sublime Media Group

My favorite collaborators, the guys at Sublime Media Group have commissioned me to build this really cool monster based on David Hosay’s design.  So, I got started.  Making a few mock ups and tweaking a thousand things in the process, things are moving along!  I really dug the first set […]

By |June 7th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments
1807, 2015

Talkshow host finished up

By |July 18th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Here he is, ready to host.  I had a lot of fun working on this project because I wanted him to look classy but fun.  I ordered a very nice Navy blue suit for him. […]

307, 2015

Green Frog 2015

By |July 3rd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Here is a really cool frog puppet I build for a client in Florida.  This bright, beautiful green fleece was specialty ordered.  I spent a lot of hours picking seams and making this guy look […]

2306, 2015

Whistle while you work.

By |June 23rd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Wow! What a productive summer it has been so far.  I hope the train doesn’t stop any time soon; I’ve been loving it.  Have a look at what I’m into at this point.  Here are […]

1806, 2015

Talk show host.

By |June 18th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

So, here is a cool, new puppet I am working on for a man putting together a talk show type web series.  The design he gave me was rather simple, just the sketch and some […]

1806, 2015

Monster for Sublime Update

By |June 18th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Here is is pretty well finished up.  This monster puppet is for Sublime Media Group out of Bowling Green, KY.  All he lacks is some fun, furry hands.

Don’t forget to contact me if you have […]

706, 2015

Monster for Sublime Media Group

By |June 7th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

My favorite collaborators, the guys at Sublime Media Group have commissioned me to build this really cool monster based on David Hosay’s design.  So, I got started.  Making a few mock ups and tweaking a […]