Cosplay UK: Props and Costuming

All in Royal B.


10.00am - 11.15am
How to Make Natural Dyes: Authenticity and Budget Cosplaying
Using a selection of easy to find and cheap items, we will be looking at how to dyes various fabrics and other materials to see what works, and what doesn't!
Speaker: Rosemary Darkshines

11.45am - 1.00pm
Styling a Loki Wig: Perfect Jotenheimian Hair In Under an Hour!
A tutorial on how to create the hair of one of the most popular characters to cosplay, from scratch, in an hour.
Speaker: Rosemary Darkshines.

1.30pm - 2.45pm
Prop Weapons Construction: Making Props Using Styrofoam Foam Board and More
Where to get materials and how to use different media's together , with tips and advice for what to use for different projects . During the session there will be a chance for hands on time with everything.
Speaker: Lee Houlgate

5.00pm - 6.15pm
Props and Armour Using Pepakura
How to make your own armour using a simple print out, cut out method to give a cardboard scale version and then hardening with fibreglass and detailing with car body filler so realistic detailed armour is achievable for anyone to obtain on any budget .
Speaker: Lee Houlgate