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Re: Masks
« Reply #240 on: November 20, 2016, 12:23:38 AM »
The Buster's very own hands making a fairy.



Her daddy rushed the shaving horse to use today, and here it's undergoing minor repairs...

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Re: Masks
« Reply #241 on: November 20, 2016, 12:50:15 AM »

My first impression of the place was, there's a woodcarver involved that --- we're not worthy.  I have some talent, and I'm good at what I do, and I know it, and am a pretty good woodcarver myself; but - WOW.





This place has a marketing problem - that Valdese is not a great location, and that nothing about it stands out so anybody knows it's there.  Not a lot of people turned out and saw us in the 2+ hours we were in back demonstrating.  (Though it was pleasant enough that I would have stayed a lot longer if Buster hadn't run out of anything to do and the florescent lights were getting to Mylochka's brain.  Buster's Daddy, at least, seemed to feel supported, and was very pleased - and I got a lot of work done on a nice base, so definitely not a wash.)  I'm thinking about it.  -For one thing, it needs a website.  If only there were artists involved with some .htm skills who owned a webs domain...

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Re: Masks
« Reply #242 on: November 20, 2016, 02:49:43 AM »
Hmmm.  There is a website: http://www.valdeseheritageartcenter.com/

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« Reply #243 on: November 20, 2016, 03:07:14 AM »

Lots of stuff on that website.  I agree that displaying the masks on a net above the back would display them better and attract attention.

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Re: Masks
« Reply #244 on: November 20, 2016, 03:16:16 AM »
...We'd been talking about working up a site for our masks already - we ought to buckle down on doing that...

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Re: Masks
« Reply #245 on: November 20, 2016, 06:18:36 AM »



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Re: Masks
« Reply #246 on: November 21, 2016, 12:51:25 AM »
Huhuhuhuh huhuhuhuh - I turned my sister into a noseless space monkey.  Huhuhuhuh huhuhuhuh huhuhuhuh.



Now to do a little trimming and start the coating process...

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Re: Masks
« Reply #247 on: November 21, 2016, 05:04:23 AM »
Something to do while other stuff's drying:

Nothing new, but I wanted to try out the encased/coated form...


-And a couple new plaster castings...



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« Reply #248 on: November 21, 2016, 03:20:35 PM »
monkey!

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Re: Masks
« Reply #249 on: November 21, 2016, 03:28:56 PM »
I'm itching to get that base to the point I can get a mask or two off it, then work on a nose...

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Re: Masks
« Reply #250 on: November 21, 2016, 04:26:06 PM »
Last night's mask, finished and ready for Mylochka...




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Re: Masks
« Reply #251 on: November 22, 2016, 04:46:36 AM »





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Re: Masks
« Reply #252 on: November 22, 2016, 02:13:16 PM »
Hmmm.  There is a website: http://www.valdeseheritageartcenter.com/


Don't see you guys listed as artists. 

"Custom Halloween costumes...." 

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Re: Masks
« Reply #253 on: November 22, 2016, 02:53:14 PM »
Yeah; those are impressive, aren't they?

-I don't see us listed, either...

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Re: Masks
« Reply #254 on: November 22, 2016, 04:18:43 PM »


Ok.  Those stained glass BETTER be backlit at night. 

That is begging for a marquee up top as well.  Some color up there now would help draw the eye. 



The one place we get some color and we're hiding it with golden ribbon on those wreaths.  RED!  Need RED to accent those wreaths, not gold, which blends too well with the stone façade. 



ACK!  those silhouettes need to go.  Valuable advertising real estate being eaten by white blandness. 

 

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