So today it's about EYES - a few resources and tutorials to enhance your eyes as part of your costume.
There has been a revival of Burlesque in the last decade. Playful, old fashioned, individualized, it's sexy but not sexist because the dancers empower themselves with their performances.
Spoutwood has been going for 20 years but there are new faery festivals, cons and balls springing up in the the US, the UK and elsewhere, part of the growing popularity of role playing and masquerade.
There are 500,000+ websites related to sewing historic garb. It's overwhelming. A good place to start if you have all afternoon is (my favorite) The Costumers Manifesto.
We returned last night from Charlotte, where we spent the weekend at ConCarolinas. Met some talented folks there who welcomed us warmly. It wasn't a great weekend for sales though. I think our prices were [...]
I've been slacking in keeping the site updated. Working on that this week. I've added 2 new galleries - Events 2010, and Custom 2010. See some of the beautiful things Paul has wrought over the [...]
We had a good time at our first anime convention, MomoCon. It was held at Georgia Tech in Atlanta last weekend. We drove down and back on Sunday (3.5 hours each way) which made for [...]
This winter seems to be the season of the photoshoot. We joined ModelMayhem in December at the suggestion of local Asheville photrographer Eloise Farr . It's a professional network with many excellent models and photographers. [...]