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EVA Foam: Flexible Sealants and Paints

Learning about paints that move and flex with your EVA foam builds is a game changer, no more worrying about cracking the paint job!

EVA Foam Clay 101

Another material that's making waves in the Cosplay Community is EVA Foam Clay. Flexible, light, and non toxic this material makes it...

Texture Stamps and Rolls

We have seen pre-textured sheets of foam before and we've even seen tutorials on how to texture foam by hand. Now, there are even more optio

Photography: Canon DSLR Settings

While you don't need a DSLR camera to get good pictures, you certainly have more control over the mechanics of a DSLR or Mirrorless...

Intro to LED Lights

You've seen LED lights in costumes before, they add that extra bit of magic. Its also a very intimidating subject to step into.

Types of Foam

There's an increasing variety of foams. Figuring out which one you want to work with can be incredibly confusing.

Introduction to Sewing

Welcome to the wonderful world of sewing! This is a life skill that, once you get the basics of it, can open lots of doors for you.

Photography: Location Shoots

When your ideal location is on property managed by town government, a religious group or a private business, things can get tricky.

EVA Foam 101

EVA Foam is one of the least expensive methods you can use to create cosplay armor and props. You don’t need super fancy tools to work with

Cosplay Photography: Posing Basics

Here are some tips for how to strike your best pose and get the most out of your photoshoots.

Sewing Patterns 101

Ever needed a specific garment for a cosplay, like a shirt or a pair of pants, and felt entirely lost in where you should start?...

Cosplay Photography 101

I've wanted to write a bit about Cosplay Photography for a while. I'm still an amateur in the field, and if I'm being honest, I am very...