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Location: Bend, Oregon, United States

I've made a living in art and puppetry for over thirty years. I visit schools and universities teaching puppetry and sculpture. This will be my 18th year playing Santa Claus. I can't think of anyone I know that likes or has a better job than I do.

Tuesday, August 29, 2006


hi, i'm making up a photo album of all the puppets i offer. it will have all my control numbers on the photos. i can take this to schools and festivals. just found a contact person to get wyang golicks and kulits . these will be performing puppets. wm

Saturday, August 26, 2006

marshmallow shooters

hi . just saw a marshmallow shooter in an add. it was plastic and only shoots 30 feet. mine shoots 30 yards. the plastic one cost $25. mine 6 to 12 $ . i'm making them now. yesterday, today, tomorrow. wm

Thursday, August 24, 2006

liberty bell

hi, been working hard the last few weeks, entered more puppets on my web, went to seattle and found some puppets i want to add to my web site. will be making more marshmallow shooters tomorrow. next festival is mt. angel, oregon. in mid september. i just got a call from madison mississippi. they want a full size liberty bell, made of paper'mache. i will know in a week, if i will do it. see ya all.

Monday, August 07, 2006

all packed up

hi, my truck is all loaded and i'm ready for bear,( o.k. puppet lovers). i get to dress up in a blue vest and blue pointed hat. a little elf looking guy.

Saturday, August 05, 2006


hi all, this coming weekend, thursday-sunday, you can see me at the scandinavian festival in junction city, oregon. i have a 20 foot by 10 foot booth. lots and lots of puppets. i am very proud of my booth and my puppets. i spent lots of thought and time on both. hope you come and see them. if you do, mention you visited my blog and i'll give you 10% off. bye, william