Puppets—they’re child’s play, right? Spend five minutes watching Barnaby Dixon and you’ll surely disagree. At first, it might seem strange for a 26-year-old to be hand-building puppets in his bedroom and shooting videos of his performances for a living
But the puppet prodigy’s creations are completely original and totally addicting to watch. Barnaby started his career solely to make YouTube videos.
But recently hit it big after winning a 50,000 Euro grand prize on the German puppet talent show, “Die Puppenstars.”
The fingers control the arms and the legs, but there is also a mechanism to move the head, as well as a cable to open the puppet’s mouth.