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Under the Sea
Decided to play around with photoshop this morning by compositing some photos I had of my first swimmable Ariel tail and shells and editing them into a better background than my neighborhood pool. 

Costuming and photomanipulation by me, photos by My Photographic Memory
Sarah Durnesque - Facebook | Instagram | Tumblr
Costuming: Sarah's Stache  - [Facebook]
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This Provincial Life
So it's been awhile... hey dA! This summer I finally got to do a photoshoot in the first Belle costume I made for myself with a fabulous new friend, Cyclops Kitty Photography! So happy with this shot. We were in this field trying to recreate the dandelion shot, but it didn't work out... this one super did though! I'm so pleased! Still hope to make a wig to really complete this cosplay and may end up recreating the whole outfit, but for now I am satisfied. 

If you want to keep up with what I'm doing on a more regular basis I'm active all over the internet! [Facebook] [,a href='www.instagram.com/durnesque/'>Instagram] [Tumblr]

Model and Hair (me): Sarah Durnesque
Costume (me): Sarah's Stache  - [Facebook]
Photography: Cyclops Kitty Photography - [Facebook]

You can see more of this costume and how I did my hair here on dA!
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8 Way Bodice Set
This is a personal project I made to wear at festivals. The strapless bodice and short bodice can each be worn alone and either on the green or red side or they can be paired wearing either the matching or mis-matching sides. Not every way possible is pictured, but hopefully you get the idea. It was fun to have options. If I felt more confident about my midsection, I would have worn the half-bodice by itself more... but I don't just at the moment. Plus I was working when wearing this and needed to use a belt and boy did it look awkward with a short bodice and belt! Lol, someday I will master the fashion of a half bodice!

Seriously though, I LOVE these fabrics and the clashing mismatch of them. They were fun to wear. :) 

If you want to see more, check out my Facebook or Tumblr
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So, for anyone keeping up with my craziness, life is in fact insane, but wonderful! 

Performance:
I am a full-time, professional performer now as a stage act at Renaissance Festivals, so that's super cool. You can check out more about my group on our Facebook page here: www.facebook.com/TheAngelsHID/. What that means though is that I'm constantly traveling - every 2 months we're in a new location. I work Sat-Sun, rehearse Tues and Thurs and rest Mondays. Meaning I basically only have Wednesdays and Fridays to do any of my other work, like sewing and digital work. Also, because we live on the road, we have to use libraries and cafes for real internet, meaning it's much harder for me to upload and display my work. I'm also usually consumed with social media work for my performance group, so sewing and digital art have definitely fallen a bit by the wayside.

Sewing:
I have done a couple of sewing projects and have a few more lined up for the next several months, but I just don't have the kind of time that I was hoping I would. Maybe as things settle out it will get easier, but it's definitely going to be rarer. 

DragonCon: 
For the near future I will not be able to attend DragonCon or any other con, because they're usually on weekends, when I work. I cannot express how bummed this makes me. Though my husband and I are finding other reasons to get dressed up and will be making some of the costumes we planned for DragonCon for a visit to the Texas Renaissance Festival which has one weekend we'll be able to visit. 

If you're looking to more constantly follow my crazy life adventures, my personal Facebook (www.facebook.com/SarahDurnesque/) or Tumblr (durnesque-esque.tumblr.com/) are the best bets.... but damn do I miss having better access to internet and the time to do more of the stuff I used to.

But life is awesome, though always crazy. 
  • Listening to: Coffee shop tunes
So, for anyone keeping up with my craziness, life is in fact insane, but wonderful! 

Performance:
I am a full-time, professional performer now as a stage act at Renaissance Festivals, so that's super cool. You can check out more about my group on our Facebook page here: www.facebook.com/TheAngelsHID/. What that means though is that I'm constantly traveling - every 2 months we're in a new location. I work Sat-Sun, rehearse Tues and Thurs and rest Mondays. Meaning I basically only have Wednesdays and Fridays to do any of my other work, like sewing and digital work. Also, because we live on the road, we have to use libraries and cafes for real internet, meaning it's much harder for me to upload and display my work. I'm also usually consumed with social media work for my performance group, so sewing and digital art have definitely fallen a bit by the wayside.

Sewing:
I have done a couple of sewing projects and have a few more lined up for the next several months, but I just don't have the kind of time that I was hoping I would. Maybe as things settle out it will get easier, but it's definitely going to be rarer. 

DragonCon: 
For the near future I will not be able to attend DragonCon or any other con, because they're usually on weekends, when I work. I cannot express how bummed this makes me. Though my husband and I are finding other reasons to get dressed up and will be making some of the costumes we planned for DragonCon for a visit to the Texas Renaissance Festival which has one weekend we'll be able to visit. 

If you're looking to more constantly follow my crazy life adventures, my personal Facebook (www.facebook.com/SarahDurnesque/) or Tumblr (durnesque-esque.tumblr.com/) are the best bets.... but damn do I miss having better access to internet and the time to do more of the stuff I used to.

But life is awesome, though always crazy. 
  • Listening to: Coffee shop tunes

Journal History

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Durnesque
Sarah Durnesque
Artist | Student | Varied
United States
Actress, Costumer, Hair Stylist, Writer, Photographer, Artist and Princess Obsessed Princess.

FIND ME ELSEWHERE ON THE WEB

Acting and Cosplay Facebook Page: Sarah Durnesque

Costuming and Commissions Facebook Page: Sarah's Stache (please contact this page for commission information)

Tumblr:
Personal Tumblr - Durnesque-esque and Princess-themed blog: Durnesque.
I went viral recently for a quick-change spinning Wonder Woman gif.

Renaissance Festival Street and Stage Performer with The Angels
Character Performer and Fairy Godmother of Princesses with a Purpose

Youtube:
Original Content Channel (hair tutorials here!)
Singing/Performance Channel

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#1 - Durnesque, #2 - Durnesque-esque, #3 - Sarah Durnesque

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Dream-Angel-Artista Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2016  Professional Traditional Artist
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QCC-Art Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
If you have the time and inclination
loads of new images of QCC Art Gallery exhibits here:

qcc-art.deviantart.com/gallery…

Compliments and best wishes :)
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YourMojoByJojo Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2014  Professional Photographer
Thank you for adding us to your watch list. The image we made of you is up on the deviant art now as well.
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Durnesque Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2014  Student General Artist
Awesome! Thank you so much! If you wouldn't mind using my deviantart tag for that, just to create a bit more consistency with linkage the code Durnesque will get it right to my deviantart page. :) 
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YourMojoByJojo Featured By Owner Sep 27, 2014  Professional Photographer
took care of it
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Jedi1K Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2014
Your hand-crafted dresses and outfits are simply gorgeous! moonflower 
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Durnesque Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2014  Student General Artist
Thank you so very much! :D
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PIEDS-NUS Featured By Owner Jul 19, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Your pictures are one calls up to the dream Hug 
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PIEDS-NUS Featured By Owner Jul 19, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Your photos are better that a dreamHug 
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Durnesque Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2014  Student General Artist
Aw, thanks! 
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