You can make puppets out of anything: Socks, wooden spoons, paper bags, paper and sticks, some pen drawn on your hand, or just your hands, some movement, and practice. Example: The Handrils, a wordless hand puppet piece by Boston-based puppeteer and filmmaker Sarah Nolen.
Watch these related puppet and communication videos next:
• Three striped balls & a polka dot ball (1976)
• Mummenschanz on The Muppet Show (1976)
• A glowing puppy puppet by Barnaby Dixon
• How to make puppets with Jim Henson (1969)
Plus, watch more videos about hands.