Air Date: March 25th, 2014
Aspiring artists compete to bring their wildest beast to life.
Season 1 - Episode 8 : Tavern at the Crossroads May 13, 2014
Design, build and perform a full body mystical creature, including props and special effects. Only one is awarded the job at Jim Henson's Creature Shop.
Season 1 - Episode 7 : Alien Press Conference May 6, 2014
The designers must create an original alien species.
Season 1 - Episode 6 : Swamp Things Apr 29, 2014
The designers create camouflage creatures to hide in a mystical swamp.
Season 1 - Episode 5 : Life in Motion Apr 22, 2014
The designers must create a larger-than-life creature with realistic movement.
Season 1 - Episode 4 : Heads Up Apr 15, 2014
The designers must create a creature that will return to life under the spell of a wizard.
In this digital age, it’s nice to see the Muppet-maker still hiring, but there’s simply nothing special enough about this Challenge to warrant another show the next time there’s an opening; better instead to go through plain old human-resource channels. Show More
Though Creature Shop's competition approach might be tiresomely formulaic (all stemming from the Project Runway idea tree), the bottom line is it's still a series that promotes creativity. Show More
The first episode is pretty much just as entertaining as "Face Off" or "Project Runway" or similar creative endeavor shows. Show More