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Paper Mache Armor and Prop Tutorial by FireLilyCosplay Paper Mache Armor and Prop Tutorial by FireLilyCosplay
At last, the long awaited Paper Mache Armor and Prop Tutorial!

I've had a lot of practice with this method, and this is the formula that works best for me, so I hope it can help you build your armor and props with ease. I really enjoy working with my hands and making armor pieces using various methods, so please don't hesitate to ask questions if you have any - I'll be glad to answer them!

Tutorial and all images therein are Copyright Fire Lily and FireLilyCosplay.com.
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:iconelenna-huntress:
Elenna-Huntress Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2014
Shoulder armor without destroying bank accounts, sanity, hands, or brains!
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:iconalternitiveuniverse:
AlternitiveUniverse Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
This is amazing.
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:iconredsworld:
Redsworld Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2014  Student Digital Artist
This is probably a stupid question but, do you need to put the paper mache part or can you just use tape and gesso?
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:iconfirelilycosplay:
FireLilyCosplay Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2014  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
I would not recommend Gessoing directly over tape (it doesn't suit my preferences), but you are welcome to try! 
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:iconredsworld:
Redsworld Featured By Owner Edited Sep 13, 2014  Student Digital Artist
yea thanks, tried it already, I wouldn't recommend it either...(⌒_⌒; )
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serephent Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I am trying to figure out how to make a rather complicated staff and am at a loss. I am making the FFXIV WHM Zenith staff and the dang thing has 4 wings coming from the main piece and the staff itself looks like it is marble. On top of which, I have to be able to travel with it. Do you have any recommendations?

www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbi…; <---staff
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:iconmmaski-sukai:
mmaski-sukai Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2014  Hobbyist
This is amazing!!
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:iconfirelilycosplay:
FireLilyCosplay Featured By Owner Jul 24, 2014  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Thank you!
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:iconmmaski-sukai:
mmaski-sukai Featured By Owner Jul 26, 2014  Hobbyist
you are very welcomed
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:iconhollyleaf9797:
HollyLeaf9797 Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
What brand of Gesso do you use?
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