• Creating the Spitting Image Characters

    26 days ago - By Gurney Journey

    Jethro Crabb is a sculptor who has made realistic heads for Madame Tussauds. Here's his Instagram top nine.
    He also has sculpted caricature heads for the British TV puppet series Spitting Image .
    I was curious what went into the design and operation of those caricature puppets, so I asked Jethro about the process.
    Jethro says: "The process of making a puppet started with a set of caricature drawings. These drawings essentially designed the look of the caricature. I mainly worked from drawings by Adrian Teal." Drawing of Prince Charles and the Coronavirus by Adrian Teal
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