Mark Ruffin is a puppet builder, stylist, and the founder of MRCO Studio™ a creative services company. Recently, Mr.Ruffin formed “Black Dolls Matter,” a social and educational advocacy campaign with the mission to improve doll testing results within early childhood development and Pre-K programs through various community symposiums, workshops, and outreach programs. Mr. Ruffin has won a Daytime Emmy™ award for costume design during his tenure at The Jim Henson Company™.
- Sesame Street, Muppet builder/ designer
- The Animal Show, Muppet builder
- The Wubbulous World of Dr. Suess, Muppet builder
- Muppet Treasure Island, Muppet builder
- The Big Bear, Muppet designer/ builder
- The Muppets Make Puppets!, Contributor
- The Muppets Big Book of Crafts, Contributor