I’ve had trouble getting the correct scale when designing and re-making space guns from video games, so I’ve come up with a fool proof way to scale prop guns.
Britt is using Autodesk’s Maya to template armor pieces over a human model. Then, an armor piece is unwrapped in Pepakura Designer to create a paper test template.
Pepakura, also called “paper craft”, is a handy tool to add to your cosplay arsenal.
Bill is making his Destiny Titan cosplay helmet! Bill goes through the process of patterning, EVA foam cutting, and assembly for a quick helmet build.
Watch Bill as he templates, builds, and sands his Destiny Titan costume leg armor–all out of EVA Foam!
Check out this video tutorial on how I made my EVA foam helmet. I’ve used this technique for several cosplay costumes!