Make A Puppet Coloring Page: Legends of Light & Shadow

-Instructions to Make Your Own Russian Bullfinch Bird Puppet
(click here to download sheet) – Full Size PDF


– Follow the instructions on the page to make your bird.  For the ideal control rod, first make a tab of tape on the end of your stick, then tape the tab towards the middle of the puppet
Shadow Puppet Bird 2 Puppet Tape Tab
Puppet Tape Tab2 Puppet Tape Tab3

-Attend a Free Library Performance and Star in a Special Portion of the Show (see our performance list)

-Share with Friends! (Would they like a bird puppet?)

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-Create your own shadow screen by cutting a window in a cardboard box and taping in white paper, or a piece of thin white cloth.   Put a bright light on one side and cast shadows on the screen.  Shadow Puppets work best in a darkened room.