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The Gallery of New York Folk Art
Thom Battreal is a self-taught puppet maker who specializes in handmade marionettes. He has won numerous awards for his puppets and he enjoys teaching his skill to others. He has taught and demonstrated at the art of making marionettes at local schools, at the Center for Disability Services, and most recently, as part of Schenectady’s “Tapping in to the Arts” program.
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The gallery is made possible with the generous support of the
William Gundry Broughton Charitable Foundation.