fredag 6 september 2013

What I’ve learned from my cosplays

Sheik
  • Leather work
  • To dye leather
  • Weathering by “force” (not paint)
  • First time with a wig
  • Eye to details
  • Hand paint fabric
  • Poses are important
  • Realistic =/= Practical
  • Tucking
  • Fake breasts
  • Colored lenses

Sailor Jupiter
  • Crossplay
  • Makeup
  • First time with a pattern
  • New types of fabric
  • A dummy is needed
  • Walk in heels
  • Corset
  • Shape body
  • Insight into women’s life
  • Why we need feminism and equality
  • Shave my entire body

Hearts Boxcars
  • First attempt at fursuit techniques (the head)
  • Not all cosplays must be 100% self made
  • Hats are cool
  • Sight is important

MewTwo
  • Fursuit techniques
  • Armouring (craft foam)
  • Plexiglas and sun filters
  • First time with electronics (light and sound)
  • Fans are needed
  • Back support needed
  • The weaknesses of hot glue
  • Cover 3D object in fabric
  • Handlers are important
  • Big + Nostalgia = Badass
  • Stage performance is important (even when you can’t move)
  • More advanced patterns (Giovanni)
  • Pair cosplay is fun

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