Instead of using the belt blank I bought from the tandy booth at awesomecon, decided to use my old belt I used for Florina after I found out the buckle can be swapped. It had some use marks so I stained it darker (briar brown) and sealed it. Gonna use these old spools for Florina’s […]
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Florina bootcovers and Feena belt/skirt ver. 2. Elicott this weekend! I am so not ready. Dx
Hmmm… should I leave it silver or actually make it white? Decisions…
Starting painting Florina armor today. Front part already cracked. Oh well. Continue as I can… Also started a spearhead for Florina using the flagpole I used for Chelsea way back when. Should’ve used pink insulation foam instead of foam mats. Ehh… you live and learn.
I think I’m ready to start plastidip the armor after a bit more sanding once the weather clears up. In the meantime, started work on Feena’s head things. :3
Added raised bits and started paper mache on the pauldrons yesterday. Finished paper mache on them today and started work on chest piece. Base is children’s interlocking floor play mats (a bit thinner than gym floor mats) and raised bits are 6mm craft foam. Paper mache using newspaper and watered down wood glue+elmers white glue […]
Florina armor basic cuts. Still need heat shaping, embellishing, coat, and paint. Dx The blue is the fabric I got for the bootcovers. It has a nice texture to it!
Ellicott is only a month away! Xp I really should stop procrastinating. Remade my Florina dress ‘cause the old one didn’t fit anymore. Made a mockup using old dress and cheap $1/yd fabric from Jomars. Should’ve widened the sleeves a bit too. :/ Serged all the edges. Sleeves are roll hemmed. :3 Easing sleeves are… […]