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Steampunk Makeup & Accessories for Clockwork Alchemy 2017

I had heard about the Clockwork Alchemy steampunk convention for a few years, but I always had a conflict. This year my schedule finally aligned to attend over Memorial Day weekend, and Glen was even more excited than I was! … Continue reading

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Castle Brittahytta 4.0

Castle Brittahytta began as a secret project for Halloween 2011, reprised for the first Verdigris Saga year for Halloween 2012 and again for Halloween 1914 in 2014, so this year is our fourth version of the castle, with improvements added … Continue reading

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Enhanced Library Laboratory Lighted Test Tube Racks

Here we go with Halloween 2016! Usually there are many Halloween projects in motion all year with nothing ready to display until October, but I’m so happy that this year I have a COMPLETED new project already finished, even before … Continue reading

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Giant Gravestones!

My artistic vision for this Dia de los Muertos inspired Halloween has a secret plan that requires truly giant gravestones, larger than I have ever made before! Even though I recycled as much of the Spirit Materializer and other foam … Continue reading

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even more Halloween progress…

Why does 3 weeks seem like so long to go but also not enough time to fit everything we want to do? Here’s this week’s progress… I have more baby pumpkins! There are a couple so new I’m not sure … Continue reading

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Elsa the Snow Queen Revisited

During my first wearing of Elsa the Snow Queen, I figured out some details that could be improved, especially on the Sparkling Snowflake Cape. Since I knew I would wear the outfit again for my Frozen Sing Along movie night, … Continue reading

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Queen Elsa at the Castro Theatre Frozen Sing-Along

My whole Elsa ice ensemble was ready to wear Saturday morning, and we were hoping to leave by 11:30 for transit time and parking for the 1pm show up in San Francisco. Gail had traffic getting to my house, it … Continue reading

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Elsa’s Sparkling Snowflake Cape

Before I ever saw the movie Frozen, when I just saw the song Let It Go, I immediately thought of my fiber-optic fabric for Elsa’s sparkling snowflake cape! Add some snowflake appliqués and iridescent glitter fabric paint to translucent blue … Continue reading

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