Posts Tagged ‘fremantle’

Making Faces: An easy way to look sexy at festivals

Mask Make Face Blazing Swan Party Festival

Facing it Let’s face it, many cultures throughout the earth use masks as part of expressing their history and cultural mythologies along with songs, stories, festivals and the like. To my dismay, they are not really part of contemporary Australian culture. Maybe in a few hundred years as our history grows and we develop mythologies…

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Masks made from cardboard are crap

'Umoya' Cardboard and foam mask. 2016.

‘Real’ masks are from something else… It has always seemed to me that cardboard masks are something you make in primary school. If I wanted to take this art seriously then I was going to use everything but, because masks made from cardboard are crap. It appears that I was wrong. This material is cheap,…

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