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How to cover a mask with feathers? Answered

I'm making a mask similar to the one in the picture (whole head) and already have the structure of the mask planned out. What i don't know is how to attatch the feathers. What would be the best way to do this (cover the whole head)? Glue? Hand sewing? Any suggestions are helpfull.

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Re-design
Re-design

Best Answer 11 years ago

What are you going to be attaching the feathers to?

If it is a material that will accept hot glue, I would use that.

If it is a material that will accept sewing then I would do that.

If it will accept both then I would use both for security.

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frollard
frollard

Answer 11 years ago

+2 ..any tacky glue should work.  Hot glue is the bomb.

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RavingMadStudios
RavingMadStudios

Answer 11 years ago

+1
Start at the back/bottom of the head and work towards the front/top to get the most realistic layering.