Category Archives: Masquerade Masks

How to Decorate a Masquerade mask with Mixed Media

This lesson will feature how to decorate a masquerade mask with mixed media. I demonstrated how to sculpt a mask out of clay in How to Make a Masquerade Mask Part I. Here are the supplies you will need: A clay … Continue reading

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How to Make a Plaster Cloth Masquerade Mask

This post features how to make a plaster cloth masquerade mask. Here is a suggested supply list: Rigid Wrap Plaster Cloth Sculpey polymer clay Vaseline Card stock You will need to create a clay mask to use as a mold. … Continue reading

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How to Make a Masquerade Mask Part 1

If you want to a fun project, try making your own masquerade mask. Masks possess an appeal for many people. Perhaps their mysterious nature invites us to hide parts of who we are while we develop talents we want to … Continue reading

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Warrior Princess, New Mask Painting in Process

I’ve been working on a new acrylic painting, Warrior Princess, inspired by a mask my daughter, Elya, made and a poem and post I wrote. Far from finished, this painting has truly been a delight, as I explored contrasts of black and … Continue reading

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How to Paint a Masquerade Mask

Here’s 5 helpful hints on how to paint a masquerade mask. I’m finally finished with an acrylic painting I’ve been working on for weeks and thought I’d pass on some tips on how to paint a masquerade mask. My daughter, … Continue reading

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The Pretender, Masquerade Mask Painting in Process

Here’s my current masquerade mask painting project in process that I titled, The Pretender. I’m working on the top parts of the mask now and thoroughly enjoying the challenge. Today I realized how far the project has come. Here’s a photo of … Continue reading

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Forest Adventure of Youth with Mask

Here’s the finished acrylic portrait I’ve been working on for the past two weeks I’ve titled, Forest Adventures. This project has conjured up some interesting ideas. My daughter, Elya, suggested, “Mom, this painting could be an illustration for a story.” … Continue reading

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