Monday, October 20, 2014

2003 Illusive Concepts Catalog

Properly, this catalog was included in the 2003 Don Post Studios catalog, however it's being posted separately in order to archive it easier in the Monster Mask Catalog Archive. Another big thanks goes out to Matt Post for providing these scans. Enjoy creeps...











Saturday, October 18, 2014

Trix or Treat Headquarters

While this Vintage Halloween Headquarters Sign is a repost from a few years back, the very idea of "candy, masks, and costumes" put a big smile on the Phantom's face this morning and seemed quite appropriate share again for the season...

 



Friday, October 17, 2014

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

The Original Matt Post Tumblr Roll

Matt Post's Tumblr roll, which is full of amazing historical photos from Don Post Studios, has become a daily stop for many mask collectors. For those who have not yet seen the roll, be prepared to be blown away by the behind-the-scenes pics of DPS past...





Image Source: The Original Matt Post

Monday, October 13, 2014

Halloween Safety Video

This "Halloween Safety" film from Coronet Educational was released back in 1985.  Thankfully it exists in digital format due to the efforts of Jason Willis. The full low-down of the videos background can be found here on Jason's Vimeo page. If you're a fan of plastic vacuform masks and disco beats, you'll love the smoke filled intro to this short...













Friday, October 10, 2014

2003 Don Post Studios Catalog - Part 1

This is the 201st post here on the Blood Curdling Blog of Monster Masks tagged with "Don Post Studios".  Much like the 200th post, I thought it appropriate to feature a catalog. This 2003 Don Post Studios catalog had a heavy focus on original designs. The Rob Zombie and Ed "Big Daddy" Roth masks being the featured licenses. Check back for Part 2 featuring the 2003 Illusive Concepts catalog. A big thanks goes out to Matt Post for contributing this catalog...