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Black Unicorn Mask by merimask Black Unicorn Mask by merimask
I've been busy filling orders, but I found time to create a new design; Black Unicorn Mask.

Made from one piece of hand carved, hand shaped leather and painted with Liquitex acrylics. I decided to add some gold drybrushed details to the face (to accent the carving just a bit) and gave it a deep blue metallic mane and a bright gold horn.

This is a signed, dated, numbered original; Black Unicorn #2.

Available (until she is gone! But you can always request another) in my Etsy shop here: [link]
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iAJK Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2011   General Artist
This is absolutely stunning!
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Artemis-OceanWolf Featured By Owner May 27, 2011
Definitely can see the kinship with a kelpie, but you've also captured the perfect LOOK that portrays unicorns the way I think they really would be.. Delicate but something that could be a fearsome opponent too =)
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Agorphia Featured By Owner May 26, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Ooh, looks kind of menacing! I love the curly hair.
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ArtbyMaryC Featured By Owner May 25, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Nice change! I do like the gold touches on the head. Also very happy to see you don't have to fear the unicorn boy anymore!
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merimask Featured By Owner May 25, 2011  Professional Artisan Crafter
LOL yes, thank goodness! :-)
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ihni Featured By Owner May 25, 2011
YES, this is how a unicorn looks like! I love it, love it! It looks like a horse :)
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merimask Featured By Owner May 25, 2011  Professional Artisan Crafter
Thank you! :-)
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smokewithoutmirrors Featured By Owner May 25, 2011  Professional General Artist
Interesting design. :) I like the blue and the gold together - they work well together, and really well against the black.

This looks like a serious theatre-mask, actually - like something you'd wear in a Greek drama, or something. Definitely prefer it to your unicorn half-masks (which aren't bad by any stretch of imagination - it's just that they're a bit too... frilly for me. I'm not a frilly kind of girl. :P).
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merimask Featured By Owner May 25, 2011  Professional Artisan Crafter
Thank you! :-) I totally agree. The short masks are great for parties, but this one is more of a sculptural thing.
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Treyos Featured By Owner May 25, 2011  Hobbyist Writer
Maybe it's just the eye shape, but he looks kind of evil. Evil unicorn! He's got a nice mane, though. :)
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