Here’s my latest paper theater…Netherfield Ball from Pride and Prejudice. (Another EK Duncan theater curtain and background used here.) Next I think I’ll try to tackle Madame Butterfly, Othello, and a Paris cafe in the 1920s….and maybe Queen Elizabeth the … Continue reading
Ah yes, another one of these. A little after Jane Austen’s time, but I like the way it turned out. Next on the paper theater assembly line, I’m going to try a black and white one, a true Jane Austen … Continue reading
Here’s a new small paper theater based on Shakespeare’s Macbeth. The frame is of course from a thrift shop! (Sorry for the reflections in the glass, these are hard to photograph. I think I need a better camera.)
Another paper theater—hot off the press!
Gosh, will I never tire of these! I’ve been wanting to create an 18th century baroque opera (I’m a huge fan) paper theater, but I was having trouble finding the right characters to populate the scene. Last week I hit … Continue reading
Well, I guess I should just stop saying that this is my last paper theater. I love making these as much as I love the final products. And there are so many options for backgrounds, characters, etc. So, if I … Continue reading
This one is a mere 3 inches wide, so I couldn’t get very complicated. (Another thrift store frame.) I seem to gravitate to French puppet theaters, don’t I? Although I’ve sworn off these paper theaters, I did buy another smallish … Continue reading
I dug this thrift-store frame out of a box the other day and realized I was destined to make yet another paper theater. But that’s OK, I’ve been wanting to create one that’s an indoor winter garden. This may be … Continue reading
In my last post, I mentioned I found a couple of smaller shadowbox frames at a thrift store. They had little scenes of teddy bears and sailboats–which I promptly disassembled. Then I painted the frames flat black and created two … Continue reading
I think this is my last one for a while. I’m going to turn my attention to other things–probably paper shoes and tea cups!