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Zen and the Art of Properties

Sanded the teeth of the headbands down so they wouldn’t catch on wigs. Extended the straps of the children’s sized riot guard helmets using ribbon and snaps so they wouldn’t look so ridiculous on adult heads. 252 more words

Cecily Madanes

Delightfully Tacky, Yet Unrefined

I was recently challenged  to post three pieces of my art a day for five days. Working on props for Hairspray this morning, I knew what kind of pieces I wanted to post today: wacky and childish.   424 more words

Cecily Madanes

A bit of primer and mascara go a long way.

I am in no way an expert at the art of applying makeup and most of the time I don’t bother wearing it. However, I do feel a little more human-looking once I’ve put on some primer, mascara and lip balm. 160 more words