Original pattern adapted to add

muzzle & extend head shape

Head crafted from reticulated foam

hands, arms, body & cheeks crafted

from PU upholstery foam

Fleece & fur draped for patterning

Hobbes hand & rod

clap mouth puppet

adapted from stan Winston school​ of character

arts tutorial

original design

full fabrication


epoxy putty

eyes with


bolt fixture


350mm x 150mm

Planning for facial

feature placement

hands with rod pockets & posable wire armature