After deciding which character to cosplay, you have to find the best-suited materials for realizing your project. Styrofoam, EVA, PVC, Worbla, etc. What are the features, advantages and challenges of different modeling materials? Unfortunately, many online videos and tutorials spare important information about material properties and safety precautions. Our workshop will fill in this informational gap and introduce a broad variety of materials and how to use them for costume making:
- Overview about necessary tools
- Safety measures
- Introduce popular and less famous materials e.g. thermoplastics, foams, glass fiber etc.
- Low-cost material alternatives