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Sisters of Themyscira Photoshoot 1

  This was the best example of taking an idea and running with it all the way to completion. It started post-ECCC this year with amazon costumes galore, our good friend Harbeastie killing it as Wonder Woman in the elite… Continue Reading →

Found this picture in an old chest from the war up in my attic… we can do it!

Studio shots: Furiosa

I like to say we have a home photography studio but we really have cramped rooms with some soft boxes and a backdrop crammed inside. Regardless, it’s more than most and it makes photoshoots on the fly a reality. Here’s… Continue Reading →

X-Men: Jean Grey / Dark Phoenix Photoshoot

If you ever get a chance to shoot with Brett, drop everything and DO IT! We had such a blast shooting for a couple of hours. By the end of the shoot I was jumping and twisting in an attempt to… Continue Reading →

Furiosa by Cosplay Boom

I can’t thank Cosplay Boom enough for these incredible images of Furiosa! We met with them at ECCC for a quick photoshoot, and they captured so many epic images. I love them all! Did you see that edit of Furiosa… Continue Reading →

Cos Culture Magazine Feature: Zipper Tutorial!

I am thrilled and honored that Cos Culture Magazine included my zipper tutorial in their GORGEOUS April 2016 issue! This version of the tutorial is much more in-depth than the one that’s been circulating around, and they’ve included an interview… Continue Reading →

Steering Wheel Prop for Imperator Furiosa / Mad Max: Fury Road

Prop Stats: Hours: Approximately 40-50 Materials: Worbla, Wonderflex, EVA Foam, plastic tubing, grommets, pleather, Good Stuff expandable foam, 3D Printed grip handle.   Timelapse of laying down the plastic tubing into the worbla using the edge of a tiny quilting iron.  … Continue Reading →

AdaFruit: Immortan Joe, Jr. Costume

Tutorial: Adding Zippers to EVA Foam

If you’ve worked with EVA foam before and are looking for a new way to enclose the foam piece around a body part, this zipper method may be for you. For Briareos’ lower leg armor, I wanted to maintain an… Continue Reading →

Wizard World Portland 2016

The Downens love their local conventions, and Wizard World is no exception. It’s always a great chance to hang out with friends and be nerdy together for a weekend.

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