Mini-Crankie includes two 6 foot long paper rolls
Put on a little show, anywhere. Backlight with a small LED torch or phone.


Buy a Mini-Crankie now online here.

Try out theseĀ Mini-Crankie Tips & Tricks.

Mini-Crankie video gallery

Ithaca Crankie Cabaret – Community Mini-Crankie – images drawn by Cabaret attendees. Set to the music of Matthew Occone.

“My name is Sesame” a mini-crankie by Charity Rae

“The Meaning of the Universe” a mini-crankie by Justin DuPont

Crankie events

Vermont Crankie Fest, Jan. 13, 2018

Pittsburgh Crankie Fest, Nov. 18, 2017

Ithaca Crankie Cabaret, Nov. 3 & 4, 2017 (Facebook)

Information & History

The Crankie Factory

Online video examples of great crankies

“Pickett’s Charge” by ellen cherry – Katherine Fahey

“Fish” by Wye Oak – Katherine Fahey

“Golden Vanity” by Anna Roberts-Gevalt & Elizabeth LaPrelle

“Lord Bateman” by Elizabeth LaPrelle

Puppetry Groups

Puppeteers of America

Puppetry Guild of Upstate New York (PGUNY)

Puppetry Guild of Greater New York (PGOGNY)

UNIMA-USA (Union Internationale de la Marionnette)

Some Favorite Crankie Performers

Anna & Elizabeth

Katherine Fahey