• Tutorials

    Ophiuchus Shaina Mask

    For my Ophiuchus Shaina cosplay mask I bought a regular $4 dollar black mask from Party City or you can also try amazon. What you’re going to need: Basic Mask Plastic Dip Scissors Acrylic purple paint Silver Spray Paint Paint Brush Pencil Procedure First, Shaina’s mask goes only on top of her face it shouldn’t cover the side, the mask you bought at Party City might cover the entire face therefore we need to cut those edges, using the scissors cut the the edge of the mask and keep the leftovers (we’ll use it afterwards) Cut the leftovers of the edges of the mask to create round shapes of her eyes and…

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    Remove object from a photo

    I’ll start working on some Photoshop basic tutorials that could help you on your way if you’re a new cosplayer or you might find it helpful for basic designs. Why is this useful? Well, let’s say that someone took your photo at a con and someone left a backpack behind you, the photo is perfect is just that the backpack it’s ruing it, what you can do is remove the backpack from the photo so you can share that beautiful photo with your fans. Then again, if you are simply interested on learning how to remove the object from an specific photo for your designs then this is the perfect…

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    Alice Liddell’s Vorpal Blade

    Mi first big challenge was Alice’s Vorpal Blade from Alice: Madness Returns video game so I want to share the steps I followed to create her blade, if you’re already familiar with a prop process you can skip this part and go straight to the process): EVA foam: You can find this material at Walmart or any retail store as an exercise mat and it goes around $20 dollars with 3 or 4 mats big enough for your to start this prop. One of the biggest advantages of using EVA Foam is that it’s super cheap compared to worbla or any other materials that you can use for props; however, this creates…