Episode 136 – Terri Hardin (Imagineer/Muppeteer), Part 3


Terri HardinToday, we conclude our 3-part interview with legendary Disney Imagineer Terri Hardin, recorded in person in her studio. In part 1, Terri shared her first assignment in Imagineering (a Stories of the Magic), what Halloween was like at Walt Disney Imagineering, some advice for you—and me—if you want to work for Disney, becoming a Muppeteer, and more. In part 2, we talked about some of the other things Terri’s done, forensic sculpting, a couple of the people she’s worked with, a very special experience with her favorite singer, and, of course, much more.


In this episode, Terri talks about…

  • The rest of the story of finally getting hired by Disney
  • Learning hard lessons
  • What inspires her—including a great story about her dog
  • Her advice to you for following your dream
  • Shameless Plug Time

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