Creative designers and makers of professional mascot costumes, character mascots, brand character costumes, character heads, animal mascots, sports mascots, puppets, character puppets, soft props and unusual soft sculpture for Television, video, theatre, entertainers, promotional advertising events and education.
UK based, Mimics Productions specialise in creating puppets, individual character mascot costumes, animal mascot costumes and props for TV, Video, Film & Theatre as well as for advertising, promotions, events and local authorities.
We are happy to work from an existing design or create a new character just for you. From one off commissions to several costumes or puppets, we are happy to help. With our personal service and attention to detail we aim to provide you with an excellent customer experience.
Mimics productions under the direction of Sally Preisig are always happy to guide you through the many different ways of creating a puppet, character costume, mascot costume or any other requirement suited to your needs and budget.
With over 23 years of experience Mimics Productions are entirely based in the UK. We pride ourselves in delivering bespoke, unique, memorable, high quality and long lasting creations, within budget and on-time! Since 1988 we have designed and made numerous Puppet characters and character costumes for UK Television. Many of the Puppets have also been designed, puppeteered and voiced by our Director / founder, Sally Preisig. As a talented designer and an experienced TV puppeteer Sally knows exactly what is important when creating a character: Personality, ease of use, practicality, durability and weight.
TV credits include: The Tweenies, The Shiny Show, X-Change, Playdays, Story Makers, Ozmo, Fun Song Factory, Bits & Bobs, MacDonald's Farm, Cats Chorus, The Wild Bunch, The Mees, Big Brother and more.
Customers include: The National Trust, English Heritage, Carte Blanche Greetings, Hamleys, Hobbycraft, The Lawn Tennis Association, Endemol, Powergen, Mattel, Harlequins Rugby Club, Bristol Rugby club, Islamic Relief, Labour Party, Harrods, and more.
Please take time to browse our Costumes, Puppets and Props pages to see the gallery of work we have undertaken.
We also undertake repairs & cleaning of costumes and puppets, in fact ALL 'soft' projects are considered and we can usually advise on pricing, timescales and feasibility within 24 hours of first contact.
(To discuss your project or requirements please contact us on 01329 661161)