Make a Cheap and Easy Masquerade Mask from Cardboard

Simple, straightforward Halloween costumes can be hard to come by — especially when you start diving into the dark depths of Pinterest. If you're looking to create your own fast and easy costume this holiday, look no further than this awesome DIY masquerade mask.You'll need:...more

Behind the Mask: Blogging October

Monday, October 1, 2012 When you saw the word mask, was your first interpretation protection, covering up, persona, or performance?A poorly kept secret is that once upon a time I was a theatre kid. I did my first community theater production at age 11, was a member of a youth performance troupe for seven years, and actually got a BFA in Acting from NYU’s Tish School of the Arts. Taking this information into account, my thoughts when I hear the word Mask go in a specific sequence....more

Making Masquerade

My daughter's Senior Prom was this past weekend and the theme of the prom was a Masquerade.  She needed a mask to go with her gown, and after some searching on the world-wide-web, we couldn't find exactly what we were looking for. How perfect. It only motivated me to brainstorm and break out the glue gun...a perfect opportunity to get in creative mode. ...more