A tease of new images of our Butterfly Queens!  From the…

A tease of new images of our Butterfly Queens!  From the upcoming short film, Dreams of the Last Butterflies.

Photos by Maxine Nienow.  Make up Team:  Christine Gieger, Jessah Amarante, Layna Roberts, Jessica Padilla.

Clockwise from top left:

Kai Altair, Dina Satti, Evgeniya Radilova, Melodee, Madeleine Belle, Ali Luminescent, Kayla Jo.

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Our first set of real Butterfly Wings for the film are…

Our first set of real Butterfly Wings for the film are completed!  Thanks again to James Vogel and Randy Carfagno for their amazing craftsmanship.  (These will be worn by our Monarch Queen, Kayla Jo, but here are being modeled by Evgeniya Radilova.)

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Finally revealed!  The 8 Butterflies from around the world that…

Finally revealed!  The 8 Butterflies from around the world that will be starring in ‘Dreams of the Last Butterflies’.  Each Butterfly will be played by one of our amazing female performers, who will be metamorphosing into Butterfly Queens for the film.

Acraea Swordtail – Africa (Congo Region)
Large Blue – Europe
Hahnel’s Amazonian Swallowtail – South America (Amazon River)
Malabar Tree Nymph – India
Purple Spotted Swallowtail – New Guinea
Gifu Butterfly – Japan
Monarch – North America
Luzon Peacock – Philippines

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The final design for our Large Blue Butterfly Queen’s…

The final design for our Large Blue Butterfly Queen’s outfit, custom made by Wheylan Dean-Ford.  This Butterfly Queen will be played by the amazing hoops/flow arts/fire performer Madeleine Belle.

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Getting started on the storyboards for Dreams of the Last…

Getting started on the storyboards for Dreams of the Last Butterflies.  These will be used during the shooting process as a guide to framing and action.  (Storyboardist: Tony Wolf)

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