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!

News

Tribal Revolution

Zoe Jakes' House of Tarot, photo The Dancers Eye Last month we traveled to Chicago to vend at a new festival (new to us, they've been going for 13 years). Tribal Revolution is [...]

Dryad Magic Made of Latex and Patience

This magical Dryad costume was made by Liddy Ackerman, an Organic Armor Arts student based in Amsterdam. She signed up for the course in January and has already made the elaborate corset and accessories seen [...]

June 8th, 2017|Categories: Cosplay, courses, Faerie, inspiration, students, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Accentuate the Positive

We had the fun of a creative collaboration with Accentuates Clothing last month and, thanks to Diane's beautiful designs, the talents of Tempus Fugit Design and the three beautiful models, we got some great results. [...]

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: , , , , , , |

Terry Tempest Hat

Our pal Rodney Smith of Tempus Fugit Design has regularly collaborated with us on photoshoots, event costuming and other creative endeavors. It's a working relationship that has enriched our lives for many years. The latest [...]

March 19th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Circlets for Civil Rights!

  We've been making what we call filigree circlets for ten years and they have always been popular. Fairy folk, belly dancers, mermaids and Burners all love them. They are smaller than most of our [...]

February 17th, 2017|Categories: inspiration, new shop listing|Tags: , , , , , |

Mermania 2017

photo: Sean Norman We attended our second merfolk convention Mermania 2017, last weekend in Greensboro, NC. Outside it was a cold and dreary winter weekend, inside it was a burst of color, humidity [...]

January 24th, 2017|Categories: Events, mermaid, Travel|Tags: , , , , , , |

Medusa: Serpentine Magic

Just finished this glorious headdress for a special, California client. Medusa has been unleashed in all her elegant fierceness. This was based on a headdress we made several years ago for a unique bride in [...]

January 17th, 2017|Categories: Custom, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Sassy Steampunk

Our collaborations with Tempus Fugit Design have been many and wonderful but this one might be my favorite so far! Our Medusa steampunk corset was set off so well, worn by the adorable Masha Bochuk, [...]

December 29th, 2016|Categories: Custom, Photography, Steampunk, Uncategorized|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 [...]