Item 729: Frank and Peggy Garvin
Description: Frank and Peggy Garvin attended B&B conventions in hand-made costumes as 'Frankly Vincent' and Catherine beginning in 1993.
1: The Garvins duplicating the pose from the Kristopher Gentian painting (When the Bluebird Sings)
2: Frankly Vincent with Vincent impersonator Lisa Gould, wearing a Vincent prosthetic she made for him from a life cast
3. Frank and Peggy in their hand-made Masques costumes (other details may be seen in the Replicas category). Frank's makeup was done by fellow impersonator Anna Kelley
4: Frankly Vincent peeking around a curtain.
5: Frankly Vincent in a mock Vincent Chamber set
6: The commercially-produced latex Vincent mask also worn by Frank.
Images provided by: Peggy
The Garvins may be contacted here:
Item 730: Stu Shef
Description: Stu Shef attended several early conventions as "Stuvincent" in a prosthetic and costumes made by himself and his wife (he never wore authentic costumes, although he has a large collection of genuine Vincent pieces).
1: Business publicity photo
2: Stu with his own hair grown long and dyed to resemble Vincent's
3: Stuvincent standing in front of the culvert in Griffith Park, LA, where the outside scenes of the series were shot.
4: Stuvincent looking through an ornate gate
5: Pose in a WFOL set at a B&B convention
6: With Deb, his wife, dressed as Belle.
Images provided by: Stu
Stu may be contacted here:
Item 731: Lisa Gould
Description: Lisa began her Vincent impersonation career in 1989 and continues to this day. Her first convention was Creation Con in Arlington, VA. Since that time, improvements in both the costume and makeup have been an ongoing process. The cloak she wears now still has elements of the original one.
Visit Lisa's Feature Gallery to see a special collection of her photos.
Lisa may be contacted here:
Images supplied by: Lisa
|Item 757: Dino & Julia Passamonti-Collarmartino|
Description: Julia and Dino began their Vincent impersonation careers in 2011.
Visit their Feature Gallery to see a special collection of their photos and read a biography.
Images supplied by: Julia
|Item 767: VintageBeast Impersonator|
Description: VintageBeast (Eric) has been a fan of the B&B series since it was first aired but has only recently embarked upon a career as a Vincent impersonator. He has made two official appearances at conventions. He plans many more appearances.
Visit the VintageBeast Feature Gallery to see more photos and read a biography.
Image provided by: Eric