Masks and Props

Besides the creation of masks, giant puppets and props for their own productions, Spiritree works on commission for other theatre groups, individual actors and collectors.

The video below is an overview of works produced on commission.

The creation of a mask in papier mâché

The next video illustrates the technique used to skillfully execute a mask.

Prior to the sculpting, the dimensions of the wearer’s face have been accurately measured.

The creation of a giant puppet

Many techniques, some more complex than others, can be used to create a giant puppet. The following video demonstrates a rather advanced technique.

Spiritree also builds the structure and fashions the costume of the giant puppet.