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Pair of Half Dragon Masks by merimask Pair of Half Dragon Masks by merimask
This pair of dragon masks was a special request from my Etsy shop. Usually I leave the central part of the mask smooth and draw in Venetian-style swirls with metallic paints. The client wanted scales throughout, instead, and I have to say it actually looks more dragon-like this way.

This is my "snoutless" half-dragon design, for people who prefer a mask with a smaller nose that's easier to wear. Classic half-mask design that's great for drinking and dancing in. :-)

The masks, like all my work, are made from top-quality 8 oz vegetable-tanned tooling leather, hand carved and shaped with no molds or forms. It is painted with colorfast Liquitex acrylics.

You can purchase my masks here at my online shop: [link]
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Redglass666 Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2012
Beautiful
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burningroses3233 Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
*drooling* they look gorgeous!
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ChippoTheChipmonk Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2011  Student Digital Artist
those are beautiful! :batty:
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dragona742 Featured By Owner Sep 19, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Looks good. Just as good as the first ones (and ofcourse the one which is on my wall ^^)
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oasiaris Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
They're awesome! I liked the venetian design very much, so I hope you're still going to use that one, too.
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StrikeRedkite Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2011  Professional Digital Artist
I like the continued scales more than I like the Venetian swirls. You're right- it really looks a lot more dragon-esque!
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silverbeam Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2011  Professional Digital Artist
OOO I agree, I rather like it.
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ZeroSky87 Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Ohh nice, I might be interested in a pair of these for the next Burning Man.
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TrollGirl Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
I really like those guys.
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AuroraOfTheDawn Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2011
everything you make is beautiful! :iconiloveyouplz:
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