“Cheryl Capezzuti may be the most visible Pittsburgh artist you’ve never seen.”

–Mary Thomas in The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Photo Credit: Pittsburgh International Airport

Cheryl Capezzuti is an artist, puppetmaker and educator in Pittsburgh, PA. She runs Studio Capezzuti, the home base for all of her community-interactive public art projects. Capezzuti pays her studio bills making parade-sized giant puppets and is best known for her largest work, the First Night Pittsburgh Parade. She is also creator of The National Lint Project, a master teaching artist, commissioned puppetmaker, maker of small theatrical works and a giant puppet fitness enthusiast.

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“First Night puppet-meister aimed to be an architect”

By Mary Thomas