Introduction: Medusa Costume With Armor Made From Craft Foam
Materials needed for the armor bustier:
1. Bustier or bra
2. Roll of Craft Foam
3. Plasti Dip
4. Metallic Spray Paint
5. Glue gun/glue sticks
Step 1: Step One: Cut Out a Large Piece of Craft Foam to Fit Under Breasts and Around Sides.
Step 2: Step Two: Hot Glue That Piece of Craft Foam Right Under the Breast Cups.
Step 3: Step Three: Cut a LOT of Small Pieces of Craft Foam to Look Like Scales.
Step 4: Step Four: Hot Glue the Craft Foam Scales Starting at the Bottom of the Cups and Working Your Way Up.
Step 5: Step 5: Use a Retracted Ball Point Pen to Engrave Snake Scales on the Underbust/belly of Foam.
Step 6: Step 6: Spray the Foam Armor With at Least 5 Coats of Plasti Dip.
Step 7: Step 7: Once Sealed, Spray With Metallic Spray Paint.
Step 8: Step 8: Skirt Was Quickly Sewn From a Green Reptilian Fabric From Joann.
Step 9: Step 9: the Snake Crown
Hot glue dollar store snakes to a head band. Spray with metallic spray paint.
Step 10: Step 10: Super Glue Random Rubber Snakes to Hair Clips.
Step 11: Step 11: Makeup!
I used mostly Kryolan Aquacolor. Makeup snake scales were made by applying makeup through a wig cap and tulle.
Participated in the
Halloween Costume Contest 2016
6 years ago
It looks really cool, I like how you made the scales :)