Two years ago I gathered a wide variety of tutorials together for a month of blog posts about DIY Halloween costumes, from burlesque to zombies, Star Wars to steampunk. I recently realized that [...]
Last Sunday we did a really fun photo shoot with photographers Michael Tracie and Tracie Acreman. Modeling was our dear Allegra, plus a new young woman, Taylor. They looked gorgeous together. We shot [...]
We're staying up late making inventory for the Spoutwood Farm Fairy Festival. We leave in 9 days. It's always a little stressful right before we leave town for a show. This year we'll have some [...]
We did a last minute photo shoot a week ago with a photographer we met through TribO and Facebook, Sarah Thomas of Modern Scribe Photography. She moved to Asheville not too long ago. We found [...]
The weather's been grand in Asheville lately, with forsythia and daffodils blooming. Spring for us means getting ready for the 1st show of the season - the Spoutwood Fairy Festival. This will be our 3rd [...]
More uncategorizable goodies from my month of gleanings, as well as some follow ups: No dearth of Darth c/o Weburbanist Instructables tute for a very large costume - a Power Loader. It's the [...]
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.