A wearable mask that honors and represents the etheric entities the mystic encounters during their inward journeying. Covered in patterns and eyes like the angels and spirits of old, the entities are formed out of a living geometry. Experienced in brief moments of ecstatic reverie, these numinus apparitions dwell at the thresholds of the pareidolic visionary realms that one enters during meditation. Those who learn to close their two outer eyes and open their inner one long enough may encounter these beings of light coming out of the dark.
The masks are made from layers of intricately laser cut birch plywood stacked and glued together. The eyes have color shifting acrylic lenses that reflect light but can easily be seen through with some of your peripheral vision limited. The back of the mask is padded for comfort and is held on with a 3 point adjustable elastic strap system.
This mask also features an LED strip of lights. The lights have different sound activated patterns, it will glow as you talk while wearing the mask! The lights are powered by an external USB power pack.
For the painting scheme we can do basically anything you want. Do you have any specific ideas of what colors you would like your mask custom painted? We can make it your favorite colors, or paint it to compliment the room that you will display it in. I can do anything you have in mind from muted natural tones to vibrant colors or flashy metallics, some glow in the dark, or holographic glitter effects. If you don't have anything in particular in mind I can come up with a fun color scheme for you!
The LEDs I normally use for the mask are sound reactive, so if you are wearing it it will light up with your voice, or if it's on the wall it will jump to music playing. There are multiple sound activated patterns in addition to many other patterns and solid color options. You can switch between basic settings using a small controller on the back of the mask, or use the Bluetooth app to get even more options and settings. I power the mask with a cord running to a rechargable usb battery pack that the wearer of the mask keeps in their pocket for a long battery life and to avoid adding a heavy battery to the mask itself. You can also run the mask with a standard phone usb outlet adapter when it is being displayed on the wall.
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