Instructables: exploring - - halloween http://www.instructables.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:07:19 PDT BLOX v1.01 Cardboard Pirate Knife http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Pirate-Knife/
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:52:45 PDT
Garbage Collage http://www.instructables.com/id/Garbage-Collage/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:55:54 PDT
3D Printed Halloween Ghost ignited with LEDs http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Halloween-Ghost-ignited-with-LEDs/
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Sun, 20 Jul 2014 19:33:00 PDT
Build an Air Horn for pranking http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Air-Horn-for-pranking/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:38:11 PDT
Spooky "Voodoo" Apothecary Powder & Potion Spell Bottles for Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/Spooky-Voodoo-Apothecary-Powder-Potion-Spell-Bottl/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 08:28:47 PDT
Dia de Los Muertos Make-Up! http://www.instructables.com/id/Dia-de-Los-Muertos-Make-Up/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 20:34:48 PDT
Timeless Trends Dyeable Corsets! http://www.instructables.com/id/Timeless-Trends-Dyeable-Corsets/
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 21:29:01 PDT
Baby Buccaneer Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Baby-Buccaneer-Costume/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 13:14:33 PDT
How to make a Disemboweled Zombie or Accident Victim http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Disemboweled-Zombie-or-Accident-Vict/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 21:21:01 PDT
A $45 minion! http://www.instructables.com/id/A-45-minion/
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 00:31:37 PDT
Teddy Bear Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Teddy-Bear-Costume/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:35:19 PDT
Loom Skeleton Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Loom-Skeleton-Hand-1/
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 17:17:33 PDT
Guts and Gore Halloween props http://www.instructables.com/id/Guts-and-Gore-Halloween-props/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 13:01:54 PDT
Grungy Halloween Hot Glue Drip Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/Intro-Aged-Drip-Wax-Candles/
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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 07:51:13 PDT
graveyard scene, quick and cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/graveyard-scene-quick-and-cheap/
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:22:00 PDT
Macabre Halloween chandelier http://www.instructables.com/id/Macabre-Halloween-chandelier/
Macabre Halloween chandelier - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/1SQL/HWJJYH5J/F3F1SQLHWJJYH5J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/1SQL/HWJJYH5J/F3F1SQLHWJJYH5J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/1SQL/HWJJYH5J/F3F1SQLHWJJYH5J.SMALL.jpg jzuwala motts In this instructable I will show you how to build a cool halloween prop / chandelier using materials from your local dollar store. Materials Used Materials Used:1 Dollar Store skull1 Hanging chain 1 Fake eye ball or ping pong ballwhite, black, and red acrylic paint1 Can black spray paint1 Dollar ...
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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 11:52:48 PDT
Hot Glue Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/Hot-Glue-Candles-for-Day-of-the-Dead-Costume/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 17:55:40 PDT
Halloween Skulls http://www.instructables.com/id/Vastly-increase-the-level-of-realism-quality-and-d/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 11:29:33 PDT
Rex Mortis halloween costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Rex-Mortis-halloween-costume/
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Sat, 31 May 2014 10:21:41 PDT
Film Canister Foam http://www.instructables.com/id/Film-Canister-Foam/
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Wed, 28 May 2014 15:38:31 PDT
Jesus Levitation http://www.instructables.com/id/Jesus-Levitation/
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Fri, 23 May 2014 14:53:37 PDT
Lilliput Jewelry http://www.instructables.com/id/Gullivers-Travels-Souvenir-Jewlery/
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Wed, 21 May 2014 03:48:46 PDT
Lace Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Lace-Mask/
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Sun, 18 May 2014 11:01:07 PDT
Tracking Cat Eyes via Kinect http://www.instructables.com/id/Tracking-Cat-Eyes-via-Kinect/
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Sat, 17 May 2014 16:04:38 PDT
PVC Candles http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Candles/
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Fri, 16 May 2014 16:15:03 PDT
Shiatsu Zombie Grave Escape http://www.instructables.com/id/Shiatsu-Zombie-Grave-Escape/
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Thu, 15 May 2014 23:40:09 PDT
CNC routed pillared tombstone http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-routed-pillared-tombstone/
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Thu, 15 May 2014 23:17:24 PDT
CNC routed tombstones http://www.instructables.com/id/CNC-routed-tombstones/
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Mon, 12 May 2014 20:34:32 PDT
DIY Ouija Board! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Ouija-Board/
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Sat, 10 May 2014 22:30:50 PDT
Custom Latex Costume Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Latex-Halloween-Costume/
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Wed, 7 May 2014 20:46:19 PDT
Paperfy Your Face (The Easy Method) http://www.instructables.com/id/Paperfy-Your-Face-The-Easy-Method/
Paperfy Your Face (The Easy Method) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/5GZG/HURHTD50/FZE5GZGHURHTD50.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/5GZG/HURHTD50/FZE5GZGHURHTD50.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/5GZG/HURHTD50/FZE5GZGHURHTD50.SMALL.jpg codysseus Having a bad face day and wish you looked a little more rigid? Want to wear something a little more personal this Carnival? Want a novel way to provide protection from harmful sun rays and can't stand gooey sunblock? This Instructable will walk you through all the steps to make it happen. It uses...
By: codysseus

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Sun, 4 May 2014 18:42:35 PDT
Apple surgery http://www.instructables.com/id/Apple-surgery/
Apple surgery - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/B67M/HUQIFUSX/FLOB67MHUQIFUSX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/B67M/HUQIFUSX/FLOB67MHUQIFUSX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLO/B67M/HUQIFUSX/FLOB67MHUQIFUSX.SMALL.jpg Sara Elizabeth Shillingford Inspired by http://www.instructables.com/id/Gummi-Bear-Surgery...Hope you enjoy it! :D A collection of simple tricks that can be done in seconds and your apples will never be boring again! :D What you'll need Not much, just some apples and a knife... and ah, a little bit imagination... :D Meet ...
By: Sara Elizabeth Shillingford

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Sat, 3 May 2014 07:22:32 PDT
How to build a Decepticons: "Starscream" Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-Decepticons-Starscream-Costume/
How to build a Decepticons: "Starscream" Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/S2WY/HUOPB1B9/FKWS2WYHUOPB1B9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/S2WY/HUOPB1B9/FKWS2WYHUOPB1B9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/S2WY/HUOPB1B9/FKWS2WYHUOPB1B9.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations Who disrupts my Coronation?! Starscream flies the not-so-friendly skies! I wanted to add a main member of the Transformers to our transformers cosplay, so who better than Starscream! *A very special shout-out to instructable members: dannyeurena and Incxtc for their previous Transformers tutori...
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Fri, 2 May 2014 05:40:18 PDT
Witch King of Angmar Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Witch-King-of-Angmar-Costume/
Witch King of Angmar Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/0V2W/HUJ98KVF/FP50V2WHUJ98KVF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/0V2W/HUJ98KVF/FP50V2WHUJ98KVF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/0V2W/HUJ98KVF/FP50V2WHUJ98KVF.SMALL.jpg Metalfist So the Elf Fantasy Fair in the Netherlands is coming up soon and I was thinking about a nice "quick" costume for cosplaying. I ended up with the fearsome Witch King of Angmar from the Lord of the Rings trilogy as he was pretty badass ^^. Print & cut out the patterns Needed: - paper / cardboard - ...
By: Metalfist

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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 05:41:47 PDT
Animatronic Iron Man Mk III suit http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-Iron-Man-Mk-III-suit/
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By: Honus

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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 00:02:35 PDT
Space Viking Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-Viking-Costume/
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By: bakunin

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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 17:23:44 PDT
Corpsing a Bucky http://www.instructables.com/id/Corpsing-a-Bucky/
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By: BeautyandBeast

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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 13:46:35 PDT
Skin Eating Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Skin-Eating-Prank/
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By: tofu911

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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 01:40:33 PDT
Make A K'nex Easter Egg Basket! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Knex-Easter-Egg-Basket/
Make A K'nex Easter Egg Basket! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/JRKA/HTOUD4P1/FG5JRKAHTOUD4P1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/JRKA/HTOUD4P1/FG5JRKAHTOUD4P1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG5/JRKA/HTOUD4P1/FG5JRKAHTOUD4P1.SMALL.jpg nerfrocketeer It's Easter again! This is one of the most rushed and excited mornings you can remember having in a long time. The kids are anxiously running back and forth throughout the house, eagerly awaiting the family departure to the nearest Easter Egg Hunt grounds. So far, everything is going as planned-unt...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 14:22:34 PDT
Drawing A Demonic Pumpkin For Halloween http://www.instructables.com/id/Drawing-A-Demonic-Pumpkin-For-Halloween/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/2ZUN/HTS5BBM8/F7Y2ZUNHTS5BBM8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/2ZUN/HTS5BBM8/F7Y2ZUNHTS5BBM8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/2ZUN/HTS5BBM8/F7Y2ZUNHTS5BBM8.SMALL.jpg drawfantasyart Drawing a Demon Pumpkin for Halloween. This is just a basic drawing of an Evil Pumpkin idea that could be useful for inspiration or to draw yourself for Halloween. You can draw many different variations of a Halloween Pumpkin, so give it a try!
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 04:36:47 PDT
Vampire Fangs Earrings http://www.instructables.com/id/Vampire-Fangs-Earrings/
Vampire Fangs Earrings - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/W4E4/HTR6E38D/FHZW4E4HTR6E38D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/W4E4/HTR6E38D/FHZW4E4HTR6E38D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHZ/W4E4/HTR6E38D/FHZW4E4HTR6E38D.SMALL.jpg Sara Elizabeth Shillingford Beautiful, stylish and easy to make these polymer clay vampire fangs earrings are the best pair of earrings you can wear this coming Halloween!!! :D Making fangs Begin with two balls of white polymer clay and make two cones as shown Details Now with a pen make a hole and four lines to make it ...
By: Sara Elizabeth Shillingford

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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 07:23:44 PDT
Bubble Gum Machine Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Bubble-Gum-Machine-Costume/
Bubble Gum Machine Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/J4Z5/HTOUDJG5/FT9J4Z5HTOUDJG5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/J4Z5/HTOUDJG5/FT9J4Z5HTOUDJG5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/J4Z5/HTOUDJG5/FT9J4Z5HTOUDJG5.SMALL.jpg RoeyLeon Hello Everyone My and my girlfriend (in the picture) , had a costume party ( from my company ). We decided to build something awesome that will win us first place ! and we did! :) We won an electric bike :) Enjoy this two week , evening work project Cardboard ! I arranged from my work ...
By: RoeyLeon

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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 03:13:46 PDT
Devil Dust : Margarita Salt for Chiliheads http://www.instructables.com/id/Devil-Dust-Margarita-Salt-for-Chiliheads/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/ML0Y/HSM51D2T/FKNML0YHSM51D2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/ML0Y/HSM51D2T/FKNML0YHSM51D2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/ML0Y/HSM51D2T/FKNML0YHSM51D2T.SMALL.jpg lmnopeas  If you're a margarita fan and a chilihead like me, then you'd probably like your margarita with a spicy salted rim. I've found that many restaurants serve margaritas with only half the glass rimmed or not spicy enough. Here's my homemade recipe for Devil Dust, a spicy margarita salt that will leave...
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 09:35:37 PDT
Realistic cut wound http://www.instructables.com/id/Realistic-cut-wound/
Realistic cut wound - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/R1VM/HS9TBQ55/F61R1VMHS9TBQ55.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/R1VM/HS9TBQ55/F61R1VMHS9TBQ55.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/R1VM/HS9TBQ55/F61R1VMHS9TBQ55.SMALL.jpg Sara Elizabeth Shillingford Why, yes, I found a new hobby of mine, and that is making wounds. This one I'm gonna show you how to make realistic cuts... they look great! The base Begin with a tissue. Place small pieces of it on the area you want to make your cut wound. Then cut it  wherever you want. Applying color Decide...
By: Sara Elizabeth Shillingford

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Sun, 2 Mar 2014 04:34:53 PST
Bloodlust cards http://www.instructables.com/id/Bloodlust-cards/
Bloodlust cards - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/PDD8/HS8FUAVQ/FYQPDD8HS8FUAVQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/PDD8/HS8FUAVQ/FYQPDD8HS8FUAVQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYQ/PDD8/HS8FUAVQ/FYQPDD8HS8FUAVQ.SMALL.jpg Sara Elizabeth Shillingford We all need birthday/get well cards and or invitations from time to time. What I suggest you is to make these beautiful bloodlust cards! If you are not interested, then I suggest you to simply learn the technique on how to make bleeding art… Draw First draw your images. Choose some that fit with ...
By: Sara Elizabeth Shillingford

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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 10:50:59 PST
Storm Trooper make-up effect time-lapse video http://www.instructables.com/id/Storm-Trooper-make-up-effect/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/C601/HS18DNKX/F85C601HS18DNKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/C601/HS18DNKX/F85C601HS18DNKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F85/C601/HS18DNKX/F85C601HS18DNKX.SMALL.jpg The Animator Hi everybody, To practice shading and depth I thought I would try a Storm Trooper make-up effect.  Through attempting this challenging make-up I learned loads about face structure and picked up some more ideas on how to try and camouflage the facial features a little.  It turned out just about OK...
By: The Animator

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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 04:44:30 PST
How to make Lestat's thimble (thumb ring) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Lestats-thimble/
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By: Sara Elizabeth Shillingford

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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 06:34:23 PST
DIY Haunted House http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Haunted-House/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/DHSD/HRWN6RMZ/FGEDHSDHRWN6RMZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/DHSD/HRWN6RMZ/FGEDHSDHRWN6RMZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/DHSD/HRWN6RMZ/FGEDHSDHRWN6RMZ.SMALL.jpg alliegower This Haunted House was created using a kit from SVG Cuts. It has two areas for storing surprises or treats. The roof in the front lifts off to reveal a storage space. The back opens down to fill with lots of fun things. I started by cutting all the pieces. I embossed panels in the front for added te...
By: alliegower

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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 10:46:24 PST
Borderlands Psycho Mask http://www.instructables.com/id/Borderlands-Psycho-Mask-2/
Borderlands Psycho Mask - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/UWWM/HRWNBBLX/FHIUWWMHRWNBBLX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/UWWM/HRWNBBLX/FHIUWWMHRWNBBLX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/UWWM/HRWNBBLX/FHIUWWMHRWNBBLX.SMALL.jpg Eireannach This years halloween costume. The mask is made from air dry clay and a cpu fan. There is a layer of plasti-dip on the top to strengthen and give a "distressed look". There is a hidden toggle switch under the chin that to control the interior lights. I'd like to apologies for the lack of photos, I ...
By: Eireannach

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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 15:36:24 PST
Building a full scale Dragon Age Inquisition Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-full-scale-Dragon-Age-Inquisition-Helme/
Building a full scale Dragon Age Inquisition Helmet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/AA54/HRKR28S7/FUYAA54HRKR28S7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/AA54/HRKR28S7/FUYAA54HRKR28S7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/AA54/HRKR28S7/FUYAA54HRKR28S7.SMALL.jpg Steven K Smith Props OK, here is my first and hopefully not last.......Instructable!!!!!  My name is Steven K Smith and I am a freelance illustrator turned prop maker living outside KC, Missouri.  This demo will detail my full build of the dragon helm from Bio Ware's highly anticipated video game Dragon Age Inquisition...
By: Steven K Smith Props

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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 16:00:54 PST