Leather Shadow Puppet Making with Mohd Jufry

Leather Shadow Puppet Making with Mohd Jufry

  • Icon > Place Created with Sketch. Penang, Malaysia
  • Icon > Time Created with Sketch. 15 hours over 5 days
USD $500 for 1 person USD $710 for 2 people Send Booking Request

Meet the Artist

Mohd Jufry Yusoff carves traditional wayang kulit (shadow play) characters out of cured goatskin. He started his apprenticeship with his (master puppeteer) grandfather at age six, and now lectures on the art as part of a Drama and Theatre course at Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM).

The VAWAA experience includes

  • Step-by-step guide to making a leather shadow puppet.  
  • Basics of music and puppeteering.
  • Materials including leather, colors etc.
  • Your handmade leather puppet.