A Time Travel Tangent

Where have we been? In front of my laptop for an hour and a bit trying to answer this question. Where are we going? To conclusion of this blog post hopefully…   Frustrations aside, the answer to these questions really depends on the “we”.  “We” could mean the human race, it could mean Canada, it could mean the afternoon Talons class of 2015, and that is a whole lot of.. Read More

In-Depth 4- Wigs and Patterns

The last couple of weeks have been pretty busy, but I still managed to work on my costume. I went to my mentors place last week to cut out the patterns, and Lauren actually has a studio where she works on her costumes in her basement- it’s kind of amazing. She also gave me some notions and a jar of Gesso, which is a product used for prepping canvas for.. Read More

In-Depth 3- Fabric!

Big news of the day, I’ve finally bought (most of) my materials for the Loki costume! I was super nervous about how much it was going to cost (specifically the pleather and stretch material), but somehow I managed to keep it at sixty dollars. Thank you Fabricana for your student-friendly prices. Also, thank you to my mentor Lauren- The stores pretty big and it would have probably taken me ages.. Read More