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NEW YORK TRADITIONS
The Gallery of New York
Folk Art presents

THOM BATTREAL
Master Puppet Maker


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Thom Battreal


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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