The puppetry movement intensified after the Czechoslovak Republic was established- over 2000 companies existed in the country in the 1920s, many of high artistic quality. The Czech magazine Puppeteer was established, and the international puppetry association – UNIMA - was established in Prague at an international puppetry conference (UNIMA still exists and has its headquarters in France).
Turnip jointed puppet toy - based on the character from the BBC's Saturday children's program Whirligig, United Kingdom, by Barrett & Sons for Luntoy. Is he a TURNIP or does he just have a silly last name?
Lisa Bufano – is a disabled American interdisciplinary performance artist whose work incorporates elements of doll-making, animation, and dance. After losing her fingers, thumbs and lower legs, Bufano began her performance and dancing career when a profe