Easy to make a fabric doll/puppet from a pattern. Could use this method for the body and look into a different method for the attachment of the head for neck movement
Puppet making and puppeteering
astounded by something simply wonderful. --> a.r. philpott
Puppet Making Portfolio on Behance - selection of replacement resin mouths for lipsync, held into place with magnets.
Love it! Do it today, you wont regret it!!
Soon the Blue Fairy would come and make her a real girl. She couldn't wait until that day. She spent her time dreaming about all the possibilities she would have living in a real body, full in spirit, with a workable, processing mind.
Foam puppet patterning tutorial
Figure and puppet making
new girls - vintage Liberty fabric dolls by modflowers, available from the Fashion & Textile Museum, London
"How to add facial features to your puppet" tutorial by Project Puppet
Professional Puppet Patterns, Puppet Building Tutorials, and Materials