The CosBlog

Tips, guides, tutorials and more to help you create better cosplay and enhance your creative experiences

Painting Cosplay Armor with Spray Paint vs. Acrylics

In this post, we'll list the pros and cons of painting cosplay armor with spray paint vs. acrylics and also explain how a combination of the two can potentially be the perfect mix for your cosplay.
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May 06, 2019

How to Carve EVA Foam with a Soldering Iron for Cosplay

In this post, we'll explain how to carve EVA foam with a soldering iron and discuss all the ways you can incorporate this technique in your armor builds.
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April 29, 2019

Foam Cosplay Armor Assembly and Adhesion Tips

In this post, we'll give you our top foam cosplay armor assembly and adhesion tips, as well as explain what you can expect if something goes wrong during this part of the process alongside our video tutorial series on Astrid and her armor from How To Train Your Dragon 3.
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April 24, 2019

How To Make A Custom Foam Armor Pattern for Cosplay

In this post, we'll show you how to make a custom foam armor pattern using plastic wrap, tape, and your own body.
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April 22, 2019