Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Masquerade Party

Okay, so I didn't exactly go to a masquerade party, but the pics above are from an event held at my university. I love fancy masks, so I just had to take pics with the masks on. Each mask is so different & it's amazing to look at all the details. I was actually going to buy one around 2 years ago, but it was for around $50 & I decided I'd rather spend that money elsewhere instead of on a mask that I'll probably never wear.

In my previous post (a fresh take on a spring look) I mentioned that for the 2nd part of Janet's contest I did a masquerade themed look. I tried to keep the colours somewhat similar to the spring look, so I used lilac & pink. It turned out to be a major flop but it was my first try at this kinda look & I was on a study break so I didn't want to do something that would require too much blending, so here's what it ended up looking like.

I know, it doesn't do the masks shown in the first pic any justice. Nothing too fancy. Didn't go all out either. If I didn't have exams I def would've done something better. But oh well, at least I took something out of this look. Now I def know that if I ever do a masquerade look again , instead of having that pointy thing downward on my nose, it should be the other way around. I thought it would look too much like goggles if I did it that way, but what I have in the pic, makes my long nose look even longer, lol.

Did you have a good laugh? :P

8 comments:

Meya said...

really creative! i like!

April 15, 2009 at 10:16 PM
pastel19 said...

Wow very creative, I love it! :D
x

April 16, 2009 at 5:03 AM
Anastacia said...

You're gorgeous!
Voted for you! ;)

April 16, 2009 at 6:03 AM
Sarah said...

Oh this is so gorgeous, I love it! It actually really does look like you are wearing a mask, your technique is so perfect : ) --btw, thankyou so much, it was a shock to win the drag contest :P

April 16, 2009 at 6:47 AM
Rochelle said...

Nice, You are very talented! ♥

April 16, 2009 at 8:24 AM
Rai said...

I like it! I should try making a mask on my face one of these days. Contest are great to get your creative side out. GOOD LUCK! =D

April 17, 2009 at 8:57 PM
R.C. said...

So cool! I love it - mad skillz!

April 17, 2009 at 10:33 PM
M said...

this is so cool! good luck with the contest!

April 18, 2009 at 11:05 AM

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