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Basil Jones

Co-founder and executive producer of Handspring Puppet Company, Basil Jones completed his B.F.A. at the University of Cape Town, where he met future husband, Adrian Kohler. In 1990, he set up a not-for-profit NGO Handspring Trust, which produced Spider's Place, an innovative, multi-media science education series for TV, radio, and comics aimed at young learners from disadvantaged backgrounds.