Hah, a friend asked to borrow some half masks for a workshop he was planning – and I realised I … More
Rww, said the cat
Next alien creature mask for Return to the Planet : experimenting with a race genetically derived from big cats – … More
It’s called a Cylicorn for a perfectly sensible reason people!
That sensible reason being that Cyclops+Unicorn=Cylicorn. The alternative result of using an Earth based myth-referencing concatenation system of nomenclature is … More
Cylicorns ready for painting
Plastic shells for the next two aliens. All this series are being made as half-masks, so the performers wearing them … More
First coat of blue-ish
Day two, Instamorph stage alien mask for a show next year, start of the paint job.
Latest mask – one which probably should be posed with a bottle in a brown paper bag.
Gorilla under construction #2
Now, the shell has been made, ears formed, eyes put in and cuts made for eyes nose and mouth. … More
Gorilla under construction
I’m in an improvised comedy show next month, which mostly explains why I am spending this afternoon creating a mask for … More
Mask using Instamorph painted in acrylics, and made over this clay sculpt. Now mostly finished bar some necessary sinister moustache twirling and eyebrow trimming. … More
Working up a mask from life
I spent last weekend in a portrait class that focused on understanding how faces twist to express emotions. On Sunday we worked … More