The Fez-o-Blog

July 17, 2007

…and moving…

between packing boxes and driving them to the new place we have been working on fezzes for the big Tiki Oasis show in August. We will be premiering a few new styles there so if you have the chance to travel to […]
June 19, 2007

Week 25 – The “!?!” Fez

In 1962 some misguided Ad Exec decided to create a symbol to represent what many people were conveying through a combination of symbols. What he created was a hybrid of an exclamation point and a question mark. He called it the Interrobang. […]
June 11, 2007

Week 24 – The Baboon Fez!

We’re back on the primate theme. I had to resist the urge to do this one in April and commit myself to limiting the monkey thing to only once a month. To be honest, I didn’t set out to make a bunch […]
June 10, 2007

still going

We’re halfway thru Sunday and are in the thick of it. The Dormers have been painted with much help from Troy’s talented hands. The warclub spine extensions are about done except for perhaps a bit of trimming The whole shebang has been […]
June 4, 2007

Week 23 – The Honu Fez!

Here is my spin on the somewhat traditional Hawaiian Sea Turtle design. Of course it is a combination of Polynesian styles as only a haole like myself would think of as traditional, but I really enjoy exploring symbols that have lasted for […]
June 3, 2007

Another Weekend Push

Well another weekend is over and once again we made some progress. There were a few missteps as well. We’re changing directions on a few elements and more than once we measured once… and “cut” a few times. The recap: The Umbrella […]