I made FOAM horns for my Karlach cosplay!

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It’s hard to beat EVA foam for lightweight, flexible props so that’s what Britt used for her Karlach horns. This Baldur’s Gate 3 cosplay has officially started! How to make foam horns with Blender Larian Studios Discord – Baldur’s Gate 3 Mods Tools and Materials: Punished Props Mission: Transforming passionate fans into confident, skillful makers. Fun ways to help our …

Foam Hair, Bub

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Kristy, The Honest Cosplayer, was kind enough to stop by the shop and show off her awesome Link wig! Not only that, Kristy helps Bill make his own foam wig for Wolverine! Follow Kristy’s work!Check out our Foamsmith books Tools and Materials:Plastic Wrap Masking Tape Pattern Notcher – Amazon2mm and 5mm EVA FoamLocal Craft StoreRevMark White Marker – AmazonCosBond Reinforcer …

Another Stab at The Sewing Machine

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Bill recently “upgraded” his sewing machine pedal. Sailrite saw the video and sent us a new, slower motor system! Now it’s time to test out this beast of a machine with canvas, leather, and a nice, slow speed. Sailrite Worker B Power Pack Motor System (110V)Sailrite Ultrafeed LSZSavage Industries EDC TWO Plans – Printed Sewing Tools:Chalk Wheel – AmazonRotary Cutter …

Printer Upgrade!

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Our Prusa Mk4 printer is so zippy, our Mk3 printer has started collecting dust… but no longer! Pooch was kind enough to send us a Mk3.5 upgrade kit and chaperones our assembly! Prusa i3 MK3S/+ to MK3.5 upgrade kit RepRack: Open Source Spool Holder And Storage System by RepkordIncludes .STL and .3MF for 3D Printing and .DXF for laser cutting …

What’s possible with Digital Sculpting

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Chad, from Hoku Props, swings by to show Bill what’s possible these days with digital sculpting! Hoku PropsTwitterInstagramFacebook 3D Sculpting ProgramsZBrushZBrushCoreZBrush vs ZBrushCoreNomad Sculpt Digital Sculpting ResourcesMichael PavlovichAsk ZBrushZBrush CentralThe Gnomon WorkshopGnomon School 3D Scanning Resources|Make 3D SCANS with your Phone – Kamui Cosplay3D SCANNING for Prop and Costume Making – Punished Props Punished Props Mission: Transforming passionate fans into …

Cosplay is Better with Friends – ECCC 2024

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PNW cosplay is off the chain and this year’s Emerald City Comic Con was no exception. Thank you to all the cosplayers who contributed to this video. You’re all rock stars! Punished Props Mission: Transforming passionate fans into confident, skillful makers. Fun ways to help our channel:Join our Extra Credit Club!Buy our books! Share your projects with us on twitter! …

I’m starting a new cosplay!

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For once, we’re starting a costume early! If anything can help us avoid con crunch, it’s our Cosplay Companion Handbook. Using the notebook, Britt is planning out her Karlach costume from Baldur’s Gate 3. Come along with us as we talk through the process of beginning a cosplay. Cosplay Companion NotebookSaddle Stitch Bookbinding TutorialRedbird TradeKamui Cosplay EVA Foam Horn PatternsWillow …

It Really Squirts!

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Zack Finfrock is creating a Fallout Fan Film, which is a great excuse for Bill to finish an old project! Years ago, Bill was working on a Fallout 4 Thirst Zapper that fit a real squirt gun, but the project got shelved. Today the Thirst Zapper gets competed in all its shiny glory! Support Zack’s work! Fallout: Breaking – A …

I’m Intimidated by this Sewing Machine

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We have some sewing projects coming up this year, so we upgraded our sewing game in a big way. This was way too much machine for Bill to handle, so he built a custom adjustment knob to dial things back from 11. Sailrite Ultrafeed LSZ Punished Props Mission: Transforming passionate fans into confident, skillful makers. Fun ways to help our …

I damaged my shiny prop :'(

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Years ago, Bill accidentally damaged his Code Geass helmet and now it’s time for the repair! Tools and Materials: Punished Props Mission: Transforming passionate fans into confident, skillful makers. Fun ways to help our channel:Join our Extra Credit Club!Buy our books! Share your projects with us on twitter! Music from www.epidemicsound.comAncestors of Mr Brown – Kit and the CalltonesBelieve in …