ClownAntics Blog

Mime, defining the art.

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  • Tags: Characters
  • We have received requests for information on learning to mime, how to do the make up and putting on mime productions.  Before we start with the “how to” [..]

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    The World According to LARP

    Posted by Russ Kennedy on

  • Tags: Character Development, Clown Makeup, Russ Kennedy
  • No this is not a sequel to the 1982 movie starring Robin Williams “The World According to Garp” but a look at the world of LARP or [..]

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    A Rule For Clowns to Live By

    Posted by Russ Kennedy on

  • Tags: Clown Jokes
  • We never really grow up, we only learn how to act in public.

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    When the laughter dies.

    Posted by Russ Kennedy on

  • Tags: Clown Stories
  • Recent articles on the clown profession dying out have been brought to my attention from friends and colleagues alike. I am flanked with the questions “is it true [..]

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    We want to “PUMP” you up!

    Posted by Russ Kennedy on

  • Tags: Balloon Twisting, Clown Supplies
  • If you haven’t guessed from my Saturday Night Live Hans and Frans reference we are going to be talking about pumping up balloons. Many professional balloon twisters still [..]

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    Makeup Mishaps

    Posted by Russ Kennedy on

  • Tags: Clown Makeup
  • Smudges, smears and runny noses; no matter how long you’ve been clowning you will encounter some sort of make up mishap along the way. Heat, humidity and the [..]

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    Gimmie my props

    Posted by Russ Kennedy on

  • Tags: Clown Props, Clown Supplies, Russ Kennedy, Stan C Wolnic
  • Many of us laughed till our sides split as the Three Stooges clobbered each other with various objects like hammers, wrenches or even a large rock. As [..]

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    How to Pick Your Nose

    Posted by Russ Kennedy on

  • Tags: Clown Makeup, Clowning around
  • As the saying goes; “You can pick your friends and you can pick your nose but you can’t pick your friends nose.”  More importantly, do you know how [..]

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    Thought for the day.

    Posted by Russ Kennedy on

  • Tags: Russ Kennedy
  • Knowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit. Wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad.

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    Coulrophobia, a Fear of Clowns.

    Posted by Russ Kennedy on

  • Tags: Clowning around, News
  • The fear of clowns is something that has puzzled historians and psychologists alike and believe it or not, has actually been the focus of some serious research. So [..]

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    TAG you’re it!

    Posted by Russ Kennedy on

  • Tags: New Products, Russ Kennedy, TAG
  • One of the best things about working for Clown Antics is trying out new products and being a make artist, playing with face paints is at the top [..]

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    Welcome to the Clown Antics Blog

    Posted by Russ Kennedy on

  • Tags: Russ Kennedy
  • Hello all and Happy 2014!  Some new exciting things are happening here at Clown Antics; new products, new look to our website and this blog where we will [..]

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