Here's what's up at Organic Armor - Saturday, July 23, 2016:
New website in process! That means this (old) site has missing pictures and navigation issues. We are also having email delays. But it's going to be super beautiful SOON so if you can't find something, please check back in a day or two!

students

Athena Goddess of Oogoo

Anita Holmes wanted to up her cosplaying game and thought moldmaking would be a good skill to develop. She bought our Oogoo for Artists book and what she learned there helped her create a jaw [...]

May 18th, 2017|Categories: Cosplay, students|Tags: , , , , , , |

Looking Back Looking Forward

The end of the year is the time for looking back and looking forward. We had a challenging year, but lessons were learned and beautiful things and experiences were made. Here are a few: 2016 [...]

Highlighting New Student Work

It's been a year since we launched our online course! It is now humming along with cool people from all over the world (7 countries so far) creating a variety of beautiful costumes and other [...]

Weekend Workshop Wonderful

Step 4 - constructing the design We had another wonderful weekend sharing the Organic Armor Arts with new artists. There were five students, including the winner of the contest - Rachel. She was [...]

5 Reasons to Make Your Halloween Costume Out of Organic Armor

liquid latex is the magic ingredient If you are a DIY kind of Halloween person, I invite you to consider the advantages of making this year's costume with the materials and methods of [...]

August 25th, 2016|Categories: courses, DIY halloween, students, teaching, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

Student Profile – Elegant Apocalypse

Erica in Biomech Eve costume, photo by Nic Adams Erica took our first ever live Organic Armor Arts workshop in February and she is now on fire with creative ideas involving rubber and [...]

May 1st, 2016|Categories: courses, students|Tags: , , , , , |

Student Profile: Transformation Artist

Carol and her husband at Mardi Gras party Carol Richards joined the online course last fall and has been one of the active members of the Facebook group, sharing her work in progress [...]

April 13th, 2016|Categories: courses, students|Tags: , , , , |

Student Profile: Elizabeth Opiela, Fabricator

Elizabeth as Glinda the Good Witch This is the first in a series of interviews with Organic Armor Arts students. Elizabeth Opiela was one of the early participants in the course, taking advantage [...]

March 10th, 2016|Categories: courses, students|Tags: , , , , , , |

On Beyond Armbands!

Merry Mary's EL-wire antlers The Intro course participants are really some quality folks! I couldn’t be more pleased with my interactions with them. They are creative in such diverse ways, and very supportive [...]

January 21st, 2016|Categories: courses, students|Tags: , , , , |

Oogoo Fun!

Oogoo moldmaking class We had another moldmaking class last weekend. These are really a pleasure to teach. We get to know such interesting people and they seem to be creatively empowered when they [...]

December 16th, 2015|Categories: courses, students, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |