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The Resource The costume making guide : creating armor and props for cosplay, Svetlana Quindt aka Kamui Cosplay

The costume making guide : creating armor and props for cosplay, Svetlana Quindt aka Kamui Cosplay

Label
The costume making guide : creating armor and props for cosplay
Title
The costume making guide
Title remainder
creating armor and props for cosplay
Statement of responsibility
Svetlana Quindt aka Kamui Cosplay
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Packed with more than 30 step-by-step demonstrations that teach the skills you need to bring all your favorite characters to life no matter the genre, Kamui Cosplay deconstructs the work that goes into making a complete costume, from the first thought to the final photo. Tutorials cover design planning, fabricating body armor, 3D painting techniques and more. Best of all, you can adapt every lesson to use in all future fandom projects spanning video games, books, anime, movies and even your own original characters!"--Amazon.com
  • "Includes: expert instruction for rafting shiny armor and realistic looking props; how to choose a costume and find good reference art; a short shopping list of necessary materials and tools for beginning cosplayers; a beautiful photo gallery featuring inspiring images from other cosplayers; how to grow your workshop, take professional photos, participate in contests and join the cosplay community"--Page 4 of cover
Cataloging source
PABRO
Citation location within source
February 15, 2017
Citation source
Library Journal
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Quindt, Svetlana
Dewey number
646.4/78
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TT633
LC item number
.Q56 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Costume design
  • Cosplay
  • Handicraft
Label
The costume making guide : creating armor and props for cosplay, Svetlana Quindt aka Kamui Cosplay
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is cosplay? -- Why cosplay? -- Choosing a costume -- Finding good reference material -- Searching for inspiration -- What you need to get started -- Useful tools and materials -- Safety first! -- How to create a bracer : basic techniques from pattern making and shaping Worbla to priming, painting with acrylics, sealing and creating attachments -- How to create a breastplate : working with EVA foam, sealing with Plasti Dip and applying spray paint -- How to create a pauldron : shaping Worbla, applying and sanding spray filler and automotive spray paint -- How to create an axe : creating an EVA foam axe from a blueprint to the final prop -- How to create a sword : combining balsa wood and Worbla for prop creation -- A complete costume from start to finish : the entire construction process of a cosplay from the first thought to the final photo -- What's next : what to do once you've made your epic costume -- Costume inspiration gallery : more inspiring costumes by talented artists
Control code
BRDBD17004039
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9781440345166
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)934886194
Label
The costume making guide : creating armor and props for cosplay, Svetlana Quindt aka Kamui Cosplay
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is cosplay? -- Why cosplay? -- Choosing a costume -- Finding good reference material -- Searching for inspiration -- What you need to get started -- Useful tools and materials -- Safety first! -- How to create a bracer : basic techniques from pattern making and shaping Worbla to priming, painting with acrylics, sealing and creating attachments -- How to create a breastplate : working with EVA foam, sealing with Plasti Dip and applying spray paint -- How to create a pauldron : shaping Worbla, applying and sanding spray filler and automotive spray paint -- How to create an axe : creating an EVA foam axe from a blueprint to the final prop -- How to create a sword : combining balsa wood and Worbla for prop creation -- A complete costume from start to finish : the entire construction process of a cosplay from the first thought to the final photo -- What's next : what to do once you've made your epic costume -- Costume inspiration gallery : more inspiring costumes by talented artists
Control code
BRDBD17004039
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9781440345166
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)934886194

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