History of Ventriloquist Art Sieving

A little over a week ago, I wrote about ventriloquist Jay Johnson and one of his figures that was made by Art Sieving.

If you didn’t see the blog, click here.

I ran across this article and not long after I found it, a regular contributor to Ventriloquist Central, Lee Dean, sent me the same link.

It’s a brief history about the sculptor, painter, photographer, wood carver and ventriloquist, Art Sieving.

Click here to read the article about Art Sieving





Dan Willinger is a ventriloquism enthusiast and ventriloquist figure collector. He has been collecting for over 25 years. He created the Ventriloquist Central Collection. It now has over 100 ventriloquist figures and over 50 of them are Frank Marshall figures. Because of his love for the art of ventriloquism, Mr. Willinger created the website Ventriloquist Central. For more information about the website, go to: http://www.ventriloquistcentral.com

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2 Responses to History of Ventriloquist Art Sieving

  1. Bob Conrad says:

    Great article Dan, thanks for sharing.

  2. RForester says:


    I ran a search on Art Sieving after seeing Jay Johnson’s show in Grand Prairie – this link and photo of a dummy popped up on Pinterest.

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