|Personally, my favorite mask that I (we) make. Cthulhu, Squid/octo-face or Davey Jones... call it what you will. it's all good in my book.|
STUFF FOR SALE HERE: www.parkersandquinn.etsy.com
Merimask's Supplies...LeatherI thought I'd share my sources for supplies here, too. After 20 years of working with this medium, I've managed to make all the mistakes you can make. I've also had the time, through trial and error, to find the very best, most reliable sources for supplies.Merimask's Supplies...Leather by LeatherMaskArt
Today though, I'm just doing leather: Wickett & Craig Tannery, in Curwensville PA. I've used their leather for 16 years. They're the tannery that supplies all the other distributors (there are only 2 tanneries left in the USA and W&C is one of them). If you buy from anywhere else, you're not getting wholesale prices.
They ship to your door and they don't require a minimum order size, so you can order one hide at a time if you want. They have a website but it is SO much easier to call 1-800-TANNERY and talk to them directly...they're an old-fashioned hands-on company. Call between 9AM and 4PM EST, Monday through Friday, and ask for Ma
PLEASE NOTE. OUR PHOTOS AND WORK ARE NOT*NOT*NOT* STOCK IMAGES! DO *NOT* USE THEM IN ANY WAY WITHOUT PERMISSION FIRST!|
We make stuff out of leather (mostly)
We are based in Addison (Dallas), Tx out of our home. Parkers and Quinn is a collective effort from Ben Parker (web and PR) and Jennifer Buffie (Artist and Leatherworker), and Horus our desert tortoise likes to throw his 2 cents in on occasion...We craft items in our 'down time' outside of or after our day to day work-life. we focus on Quality leather Goggles, hair accessories, Mini leather tophats, Harnesses and Beautiful Handmade Leather Masks!!! we Also do custom Cosplay/Costuming on a case by case basis, and will be posting creations that are available for purchase from time to time, depending on the material we have on hand
We welcome comments, questions and constructive criticism, and are always looking to learn from our peers!
If you wish to use our products, designs, or photos of our work, please contact us in advance. we OWN the rights to these designs, and would be happy to work with you, just ask. Thanks!
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