A master puppet builder, artist, and fabricator (among other things!), Anney Fresh, brings an incredibly rich set of tools and techniques to every project she attempts, whether it is restoring a Muppet, creating tremendous inflatable artworks, or creating new characters such as the SpeciMouse she created for an artshow for Buddy’s Den at Toy Tokyo.
Lately, she has explored incorporating DIY 3D printing and electronics components into her work — including her work creating the Adabot for Adafruit Industries!
From her blog:
Anney Ozar, AKA Anney Fresh, is a creator and performer of costumes and puppets in New York City. She was nominated for seven Daytime Emmy Awards for Costume Design/ Styling with wins in 2007, 2009, and 2010 for Sesame Street. Anney sings with The Loser’s Lounge at Joe’s Pub and was a cast member of Gallery HD’s art reality show Artstar. Creative services offered include Puppet Design and Building, Puppet Wrangling or Handling, Puppetry, Art Direction, Directing, Props, Costumes, Event Coordination. Member of AFTRA and AEA.
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