Norman Dillon

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2013

    Photos: Meet the 2013 Colorado Burlesque Festival headliners

    The 2013 edition of the Colorado Burlesque Festival is bigger and badder than ever, offering up classes and performances featuring many of the names that put Colorado on the map when it comes to the flirty, coy, artful striptease that's more tease than strip. The festival shows run from Thursday, Ju ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2013

    The ten best local drag queen names

    The drag scene in Denver is bigger and better than ever -- in 2013, Miss Queen of Aces showed the city what it took to put on a successful and community-driven beauty-pageant fundraiser. Tracks' Drag Nation also took a turn in the sporlight for its Best Ongoing Drag Event. Inspired by the beautiful ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2013

    Help Susan Dillon of Kitty Mae Millinery kickstart her own run for the roses

    Millinery -- real millinery, where hats are made and blocked from scratch -- is a dying art, and nobody knows that better than self-taught Denver milliner Susan Dillon, who markets her completely hand-wrought, sculptural work under the name Kitty Mae Millinery. "I am saddened by the number of people ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2012

    Q&A: Artist Daniel Crosier of Mother Mind Studios

    Mother Mind Studios is turning into a motherlode of creativity. The new digital media company, which promotes and produces feature films, comic books and other artistic endeavors, has developed a strong team including visual artist Daniel Crosier, director/producer Dane Bernhardt, writer Cuyler Mort ... More >>

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    December 8, 2011
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    November 9, 2011

    Rockstar Aaron releases "Horrible DJ" single

    ​Have you heard? Rockstar Aaron is a horrible DJ. So horrible, even, he made a song about it. Produced by Daniel Hyatt, Aaron's debut single "Horrible DJ," released yesterday, is meant to be tongue-in-cheek but also to start a conversation among those who might not know the brightly colored DJ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2011

    Dress up your head at Kitty Mae Millinery. It just might stick.

    Susan Dillon with some of her creations at Kitty Mae Millinery.​Photos by Norman Dillon. Elegant is back again, ladies. That's the look-at-me aesthetic Denver milliner Susan Dillon cultivates at her new Kitty Mae Millinery & Accessories boutique in RiNo/Curtis Park. And she's eagerly waiting ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2011

    Briceson Ducharme on The Apocalyptic Ball and living with HIV

    Norman Dillon​Tomorrow night, Ginger Sexton and the Sexton drag empire take over the Gothic Theatre for the second annual Apocalyptic Ball, a celebration of life and a fundraiser for the Colorado AIDS Walk. Sexton -- who by day is known as make-up artist Briceson Ducharme -- started up the va ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 27, 2010

    Studio Shots: Wazee Union

    ​How do you get kickstarted when you're a young artist, right out of art school with nothing lining your pockets but a smudge of paint and a fierce desire to put your talent on the map? For some lucky emerging artists in Denver, it all starts with a good studio space, and close to 100 of them, ... More >>