Plasticine and wire neck and legs, connected to a balsa/Sculpey torso. The wings were cast out of Vinamould, which was an interesting experiment I probably won't repeat.
Ivy the Terrible
Because Ivy is a toddler and I needed to limit the size of the sets and other puppets, she's only about 7cm tall. Foam parts kept her head light, and her body had to be mostly plasticine.