Jim Henson Memorial - Jim's Favorite Songs

Sung by his related Muppeteers toward the end of his memorial which took place in New York on May 21, 1990. I've decided to put this segment ...

  • Posters

    Muppets Creator Jim Henson with One of His Characters, Grog
    Muppets Creator Jim Henson with One of His Characters, Grog

    Jim Henson with Muppet, Kids at Jim Henson Productions Townhouse, Promote "Reading is Fundamental"
    Jim Henson with Muppet, Kids at Jim Henson Productions Townhouse, Promote "Reading is Fundamental"

    Jim Henson with Muppet, Kids at Jim Henson Productions Townhouse, Promote "Reading is Fundamental"
    Jim Henson with Muppet, Kids at Jim Henson Productions Townhouse, Promote "Reading is Fundamental"

  • Today In Missed Opportunities: Jim Henson and Douglas Adams Almost Make ...

    When Jim Henson had dinner with Douglas Adams, framer of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to The Galaxy, they must have had much to discuss. The idea of working together on a project was intriguing and in 1985, Adams got twisted with some Henson projects. Their shared interest in technology brought the two men together, particularly as Jim explored the possibilities for computer animation (for the Labyrinth cranny and Starboppers) and various computing tools.

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    Adams had been working with the Henson team that year on the Muppet Found of Technology project. Collaborating with Digital Productions (the computer animation people), Chris Cerf, Jon Stone, Joe Bailey, Impression Salzman and Douglas Adams, Jim’s goal was to raise awareness about the potential for personal computer use and dispel fears about their involvement. In a one-hour television special, the familiar Muppets would (according to the pitch material), “scintilla the public’s interest in computing,”

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    How do I start a Biography Essay on Jim Henson (Muppets Creator)?

    I have to disparage a biography essay on Jim Henson, who was the creator of the muppets and sesame street. I need a kick butt intro to backlash off into an awesome essay! any ideas?


    When all is said there'll be a movie or documentary on him.

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    How many muppets has Jim Henson made?

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    James Maury "Jim" Henson (September 24, 1936 – May 16, 1990), was the most very much known puppeteer in American television history.[1] He was the creator of The Muppets and the leading weight behind their long creative run in the television

    Jim Henson - Bookshelf


    Doodling With Jim Henson, More Than 50 Fun & Fanciful Artistic Exercises to Inspire the Doodler in You!
    144 pages
    Doodling With Jim Henson, More Than 50 Fun & Fanciful Artistic Exercises to Inspire the Doodler in You!

    Using a encompassing catalog of Jim's sketches and doodles throughout his career, readers will learn the "finer points" of doodling as art and will be invited to doodle monsters, fish, birds, inscription treatments, signs, banners, borders and ...
    About this book
    Jim Henson, an rare artist and visionary, invented unique worlds and characters that remain just as vivid, unusual and fresh today as when they were created. A television pioneer, an innovator in puppetry, technology and visual arts, and a actress who literally brought to life some of the most memorable characters ever, Jim Henson's impact on entertainment, education and culture continues to this day more than 20 years after his demise. 

    Who Was Jim Henson?
    106 pages
    Who Was Jim Henson?

    Highlights the soul and accomplishments of the famous puppeteer and creator of the Muppets.
    About this book
    Jim Henson penniless into television with a five-minute puppetry segment when he was only a freshman in college. He created puppets like none ever seen before, with indicative fabric faces and rod-controlled arms. His Muppets became world-renowned celebrities and formed the firmness of a media empire. With black-and-white illustrations throughout, this easy-to-read biography will be published twenty years after Henson's untimely end.

    Jim Henson, the works : the art, the magic, the imagination
    251 pages
    Jim Henson, the works : the art, the magic, the imagination

    A homage to the creativity of the late Jim Henson presents more than five hundred full-color photographs, drawings, and behind-the-scenes designs of the Muppets, Sesame Drive, Fraggle Rock, The Dark Crystal, and other works. 75,000 first ...
    About this book
    The terminal gift for Muppet lovers everywhere, this extraordinary tribute celebrates 40 years of Henson's creative knack--from his best-known inventions to his lesser known but equally fascinating notions for everything from designs for futuristic nightclubs and homes to speculative films. 500 color illus.