Masking off areas of your prop can make the painting process much more refined and quick. Bill goes over his favorite masking tape and techniques for getting that perfect, clean finish.
A real, metal plated chrome finish can be an expensive process for prop making. In this tutorial, Bill shows how to achieve a faux chrome metal finish using paints and an airbrush.
Making super clean cuts with a knife in EVA foam can improve the quality of your prop and costume projects dramatically. Follow along as Bill discusses the tools and techniques he uses to get perfect cuts in EVA foam.
Soldering electronics can be tedious. Follow along with Bill as he tours his new soldering workstation designed to make soldering more streamlined and safer!
Epoxy can be a great material for casting lightweight props out of silicone molds. Follow along as Bill gives a new material and technique the old college try!
Superglue is one of Bill’s favorite adhesives for prop & costume making. Follow along as Bill talks about some tips and tricks.
Bill resumes his epic journey with the Blade Runner blaster prop kit. In this video he goes over how all the parts fit together and paints the resin pieces.
What could be more iconic than Robocop’s legendary sidearm! Follow along as Bill shows you how to build Officer Murphy’s Auto 9 Beretta pistol prop using some simple techniques and cheap scrap materials. Links: Maxx Action 9mm Toy Pistol – Amazon Maxx Action 9mm Toy Pistol – Cabelas Anatomy of a Pew Shirt – Amazon Robocop IMFDB Page & …
Bill uses some classic, low-tech prop making techniques to make some new parts for his Reaper gun kit from Henchmen Studios! Also featuring a surprise guest appearance featuring Bill’s extensive first aid kit, courtesy of an uncapped XACTO blade. Henchmen Studios: Tools & Materials: Circle Stencil – Amazon See Through Ruler – Amazon PVC Foam (Sintra) – Amazon Double …
At Dragon Con 2017 Bill teamed up with Jackie Craft to do the makeup and hair for his Old Man Logan costume.