Merimask's Designs on stage with Katy Perry!I am ~thrilled~ to be able to announce that my masks are appearing on stage all over the world right now, as part of Katy Perry's "Prismatic" world tour! I created three modified versions of my Industrial Egyptian masks for costume designer Marina Toybina, and they are part of an extravagant, spectacular performance with an Egyptian theme.Merimask's Designs on stage with Katy Perry!1 year ago in Personal More Like This
Great thanks to Allison Habel and Marina, for being so wonderful to work with. Allison found me on my Facebook page...that's social media magic for you.
Thanks also to :iconarchaical: , for building this amazing graphic for me!
As always, you can find me at the following places:
Web site: http://merimask.com/
Etsy shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/merimask
Suiting Prep: Your fursuit and you!Was talking with another maker and we started chatting about suiting experiences and some of the not so nice things that follow. When you hit a con you usually see all the fluff first before some of the stink hits you. We discussed seeing suits that looked real mangy, smelled horrid, or just needed a good burning due to miscare. While you take care of yourself, your suit needs care too!!Suiting Prep: Your fursuit and you!3 years ago in Personal More Like This
Here's how to keep you smelling really awesome at a con out of suit:
1. SHOWER. No one wants to smell your funk, no matter how 'natural' you're going for. Soap, water, scrub, repeat if need be.
2. Deodorant. Kill the BO where it really starts. It's a serious put off when you can smell the suiter before seeing them but its even worse if the person is out of suit.
3. Toothbrush/toothpaste: Fresh breath is also important. Keep them pearly whites white
4. Pack several sets of CLEAN clothes in a SEPARATE container than your fursuit stuff!! Don't wear the same stuff over and over again, that's just... nas
How to build a mask...So many people have been asking me how I make my masks, I decided to write a couple of "tutorial" entries in my LiveJournal, with pictures! Go here for the first part:How to build a mask...7 years ago in Personal More Like This
And the second part is here:
I hope any aspiring mask artists out there find this to be helpful. At least it'll give you some insight into how I do what I do...since I'm self-taught these are my own weird trade secrets & methods.
Audiostuck project: Round Two!YAY! ROUND TWO IS UP!Audiostuck project: Round Two!1 year ago in Personal More Like This
the characters we have open for audition for this round are...
the characters we have picked already
Jade :iconlizzey100:Nepeta :iconsammyatro:Gamzee: :icontadasaurus-rex:Tavros: :icontadasaurus-rex:Feferi :icongsantinay17:Aradia: :iconCanadaQC:Jake: John Eggburt (youtube)
If you want to audition you do not have to do all the lines listed for a character and feel free to add in your own lines. You can audition for more than one character but 1-2 of them will be chosen. You can film a video, or just audio and either send me
IT SNOWED!!!!!HELLO WORLD!!! Tis I, QueenLeroy III. I am here because OF HOW HAPPY I AM!!!!IT SNOWED!!!!!2 weeks ago in Personal More Like This
I woke up this morning around 6:50, and I looked out the window to see it...raining. There were a few flakes of snow too, but not much. A little bit later, I looked outside and IT WAS COMPLETLY SNOWING!!!!! I was happy, but then I had to go to Orchestra!
I know, I know! It's only NOVEMBER, and I get SNOW. (I live in the U.S.) I live in Utah, so we get LOTS AND LOTS of snow!!!