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Portrait Puppet by the Brooklyn Puppet Conspiracy

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Donated by: David Fino & The Brooklyn Puppet Conspiracy

Professional New York City Puppeteer, David Fino of the Brooklyn Puppet Conspiracy, will create a one of a kind, custom built puppet of you or the subject of your choice

This unique collectible will be made with the same methods and materials that David has used in making puppets for Avenue Q, Comedy Central, Disneyland, CBS’s The Good Wife, Dish Nation and many others.

Working from your photographs, David will make the puppet look similar to the subject, matching as closely as possible: shape of head and body, hair color and style, eye color, style of clothing, etc. This will not be an exact replica, but a "puppetized" version of the subject.

David Fino is the founder of the Brooklyn Puppet Conspiracy, a loose-but-highly-focused conglomerate of the best puppet builders and performers in the New York City area. David has performed on  Comedy Central, MTV, CBS’s The Good Wife, LWT with John Oliver, among other shows. He designed and built puppets and played the lead character in The Fuzz, a not-for-kids police comedy/crime drama co-starring Rachel Bloom (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend) and Joe Gannascoli (The Sopranos) currently available on iTunes. In 2016, he and his team created and performed puppets for the Chance the Rapper video “Same Drugs” which went viral within hours of premiering on the internet in February. David has been teaching puppetry classes in NYC regularly since 2009.

 


Dates
Dates
  • Experience expires on May 23, 2019.


Additional Lot Details
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  • This piece is new.
  • Puppet measures approximately 15" - 18" tall and comes with a hand-made wood display stand, and 2 removable arm rods.
  • The subject of the puppet must be the donor, a family member, personal friend or colleague. If not the donor, the relationship must be verified.
  • Winner must supply 3 or more photographs of the subject and allow 60 days between David receiving the pictures and the shipping or delivery of the puppet.
  • Please note that this puppet is being built in the style used by professional puppeteers and is not suitable for use by small children.
  • Cannot be exchanged or returned.
  • David reserves the right to leave out any specialty/unique clothing items and/or accessories.
  • In condition as donated.
  • Winning bid does not include shipping. There will be additional charges incurred by the winner for shipping.
Lot #1469418


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The Kristen Ann Carr Fund

Provides grants for cancer research and seeks to improve all aspects of cancer patient life, emphasizing adolescents, and young adults.

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Rules & Regulations
Rules &
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  • Cannot be returned or exchanged.
  • Additional shipping charges may apply based upon the location of the winner.
  • To be scheduled at a mutually agreed upon date, based on the donor's availability.
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The minimum processing and handling charge for this item is $9.95.

The minimum shipping, handling and applicable insurance charge for non-tangible items is $9.95. Detailed redemption information will be emailed to the winning bidder. The minimum shipping charge for hard copies of tickets and certificates is $14.95. The minimum shipping charge for merchandise is $19.95 (shipments outside the U.S. are subject to additional shipping and customs fees). Tickets, certificates and merchandise are typically shipped with signature required, unless otherwise specified, via professional carrier. In some cases, tickets will be left at the venue's "Will Call" window under the winner's name. Merchandise is insured for the winning amount.

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