Travelling Matt was named after a special effects term

Thanks to Doubledown1138 for sharing this fact.

Uncle Travelling Matt from Fraggle Rock was a play on words, as a travelling matte is a special effects term.

uncle travelling matt travelling matte fraggle rock

The technique was often used in Fraggle Rock, especially when the Fraggles are walking through the many underground caves, as well as the Gorg’s Garden.
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