The development of young craftspersons and artists and the reinvigoration of practicing artists have become my passion. This had not been one of early goals. However, encouraged in this direction by Margo Rose and Albrecht Roser, I have found great satisfaction

Included below are samples from my work as Founder and Director of the Institute of Professional Puppetry Arts, articles I have published, Symposia I have organized and in which I have participated, Master Classes I have lead and training opportunities I have helped to develop and guide.