Photo Recap: Fish Puppet Mania Workshop at Shadfest!
Shadfest Fish Puppet Mania!
Saturday April 28th, 2012
Ellen K. Bonett
Steve Valerio, Jr.
Shad Fish has been a part of Philadelphia’s history for over 200 years. To celebrate the annual shad run, Handmade Philly provided a workshop for families in which fish puppets were made from envelopes and foam. Both forms were well received, and the children had a blast! Thanks to all of those who came out and supported our first and most likely not last attempt to provide this fun filled activity!
Some interesting facts about shad: