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

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

Label
The costume making guide : creating armor & props for cosplay
Title
The costume making guide
Title remainder
creating armor & props for cosplay
Statement of responsibility
Svetlana Quindt, aka Kamui Cosplay
Title variation
Creating armor & props for 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
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Quindt, Svetlana
Dewey number
646.478
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1201.8
LC item number
.Q56 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cosplay
  • Costume design
  • Cosplay
  • Costume design
Label
The costume making guide : creating armor & props for cosplay, Svetlana Quindt, aka Kamui Cosplay
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "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
  • 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 Wrobla 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
1723065
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9781440345166
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1723065
  • (Sirsi) 1723065
  • (OCoLC)961875261
Label
The costume making guide : creating armor & props for cosplay, Svetlana Quindt, aka Kamui Cosplay
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "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
  • 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 Wrobla 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
1723065
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9781440345166
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1723065
  • (Sirsi) 1723065
  • (OCoLC)961875261

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