Jim Henson Demonstrates the Art of Muppet Making in 1969

Jim Henson and his Muppeteers show kids how to make puppets from simple things like socks. This video aired on Public Television in 1969, prior to Sesame Street, on Iowa Public Television’s “Volume See” kids’ show.

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One thought on “Jim Henson Demonstrates the Art of Muppet Making in 1969

  1. That was just absolutely incredible, Retroist. I’m pretty sure I saw that in elementary school one afternoon, the plastic spoon puppet segment seemed very familiar. :)

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