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The Tutorial Thread
« on: May 11, 2010, 10:52:58 PM »
This is a thread providing tutorials for cosplay related activities.

aka TTT!!!
(And also created for my own use of keeping-all-the-tutorials-dana-likes-in-one-place.)
Post any tutorial that's helpful, will link to first post if it's acceptable.

Rated with smileys on my opinion.
Good = :)
Great = :D
OMGAMAZINGYESPLZ = ;D

Sewing:
    Character Specifics:
- :D Suzumiya Haruhi Skirt
- :) Roxas' Pants
    General:
- :D Circle Skirts
- :) HUGE Bows!
- ;D Cheap, Fast, Easy Hoopskirt
- :) Turn Cotton into pleather?! (only used for accessories and boots, ect. DO NOT WASH!)

Props:
    Character Specifics:
- you rate me.-Vocaloid Headphones
- :D Cardcaptor Sakura Staff
- :D Yuffie's Shuriken
- ;D Lightning Sword
- :D Sakura Staff (Tsubasa Artbook)
- :D Kairi's Keyblade
- ;D Fai's Staff
- :D Yuna's Staff (text tutorial in description)
- ;D Pokeballs
- :D Harry Potter Wands

Wigs:
    Character Specifics:
- :D Lavi Wig
- :) Sora Wig (Jap only, sorry!)
- :D Wig Painting (for weird designs on hair?!)
- :D Sasuke Wig
    General:
- ;D How to put on a Wig (part 2 and 3 in description)
- ;D Cheater's Guide to Pigtails
- :D Sharpie Wig Dyeing Tutorial
- ;D Sakura Peaks
- ;D Clip-on Ponytail (works AMAZINGLY with characters like Hatsune Miku!)
- :D Spiked Wigs
- :D High, Wrapped Ponytail

Makeup:
    Character Specifics:
- :D Misa Makeup
- :D Sailor Moon Makeup
- :D Yuna Makeup
    General:
- ;D Anime Eyes (Female Characters)
- ;D Flawless Skin
- ;D Temporary Eyebrow Coloring

Accessories:
    Character Specifics
- ;D Hinamori Amu Belt Pouch
- :D Singer Rikku Boots
- :D Yuna's Obi Dangles (Part 2 in description)
- :D Mad Hatter Top Hat
- :D Organization XIII Pullstrings
    General:
- ;D Cosplay Jewel-making
- :D Big Gems for Cosplay

Armor:
    Character Specifics:
- ;D Lighting's Shoulder Armor
- :D Automail
    General:
- ;D Craft Foam Armor

Other:
    General:
- :) Open Shirt Binding - I DO NOT recommend using duct tape for this. I know of cosplayers who have had to go into surgery for directly-on-skin duct-tape binding. I don't care if you've tried with duct tape and came out completely fine, it might not be the same for other people.
- :D Gradient Dyeing (text tutorial in description)
- ;D Posing and Convention Etiquette

Will be updated regularly~~
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #1 on: May 11, 2010, 11:11:39 PM »
Aw crap where'd I put that Layers thread. ._.

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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #2 on: May 11, 2010, 11:13:26 PM »
Aw crap where'd I put that Layers thread. ._.

i have it saved, taking things from it : D
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #3 on: May 11, 2010, 11:15:23 PM »
This is a a series of 3 tutorials on how to put on a wig. I swear, this thing has saved me before!
http://taeliac.deviantart.com/art/Tutorial-How-to-do-pincurls-45164922
http://taeliac.deviantart.com/art/Tutorial-How-to-put-on-wigcap-45629366
http://taeliac.deviantart.com/art/Tutorial-How-to-put-on-a-wig-48000503

And the ever important Automail Tutorial! (All important links are on this page.)
http://amethyst-angel.com/armormaking_automail.html

I'll give some more when I remember them!

Awesome idea, by the way~!
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #4 on: May 11, 2010, 11:57:32 PM »
This isn't directly related to making costumes, but here is a posing and con etiquette tutorial. It has a lot of useful posing tips and the latter portion contains things everyone should be aware of as a photographer as well as a cosplayer to maximise the enjoyment of everyone at the con. C:

Great idea for a thread!

(Also someone else posted this website in another thread - it contains links to a lot of different tutorials.)
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #5 on: May 12, 2010, 12:23:21 AM »
http://www.darkelements.ca/Tutorials/list.htm Site with over 200 tutorials, organized and everything.

Edit: Ooops looks like Felix caught me posting that in a different thread.
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #6 on: May 12, 2010, 12:32:51 AM »
faaaaaaah will look through that later. orz

JUST ADDED LIKE 304820382 TUTORIALS. SO TIRED.
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #7 on: May 12, 2010, 09:58:32 AM »
faaaaaaah will look through that later. orz

JUST ADDED LIKE 304820382 TUTORIALS. SO TIRED.
Dana you need to get some sleep ; 3 ; ( Your post at like 1 in the morning)
-posts tutorial on getting alot of sleep-


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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #8 on: May 12, 2010, 11:49:00 AM »
EDIT: videos from making raven from teen titan

vid1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JE1sNkaZ-6w (makeing of cloak and slight modification of hood pattern)
vid2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IPHiib_pQrc&feature=watch_response (leotard and how to sew lycra)
vid3: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IyEV3REs6R4&feature=watch_response (lycra glovelets, quick bootcovers, "jewels" from plastic eggs)

how they are helpful!
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #9 on: May 12, 2010, 11:54:30 AM »
faaaaaaah will look through that later. orz

JUST ADDED LIKE 304820382 TUTORIALS. SO TIRED.
Dana you need to get some sleep ; 3 ; ( Your post at like 1 in the morning)
-posts tutorial on getting alot of sleep-

AVERAGE I GET 5 HOURS OF SLEEP A DAY. BD
Unless it's on weekends.

Oh, and I'm still adding more to the first post, check back often......
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #10 on: May 12, 2010, 02:33:09 PM »
double post ORZ

anyone have any i could put on first post? starting to have trouble finding some good ones....
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #11 on: May 12, 2010, 03:30:25 PM »
Pink Housing Foam (A Users Guide) http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=152632

Temporary Eyebrow color (LOVE THIS ONE) http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=152632

TOTALLY AWESOME VOCALOID HEADPHONES AND SLEEVES TUTORIAL (YES THERE BOTH LIGHT UP 8D)
http://pixiekitty.net/tutorialheadphones.htm
http://pixiekitty.net/tutoriallightup.htm
-more tutorials by the same gal- http://www.pixiekitty.net/tutorials.htm



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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #12 on: May 12, 2010, 04:51:34 PM »

Temporary Eyebrow color (LOVE THIS ONE) http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=152632


i should try this one...
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #13 on: May 13, 2010, 10:57:53 AM »

Temporary Eyebrow color (LOVE THIS ONE) http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=152632


i should try this one...
I like it it works GREAT : D

Oh and hey should I make an official boot making tutorial? : D
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #14 on: May 13, 2010, 05:10:38 PM »
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #15 on: May 13, 2010, 05:19:14 PM »
Spiking/L Wig Tutorial ^_^

http://twinfools.deviantart.com/art/Wig-Tutorial-L-and-Spiking-104966227

Not sure about that one, honestly the wig looks very inaccurate :/
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #16 on: May 13, 2010, 05:21:38 PM »
Spiking/L Wig Tutorial ^_^

http://twinfools.deviantart.com/art/Wig-Tutorial-L-and-Spiking-104966227

Not sure about that one, honestly the wig looks very inaccurate :/
Too spiky for an L wig o3o


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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #17 on: May 13, 2010, 08:15:52 PM »
Yeah, that's why I also put spiking, because I thought it didn't look like L.

It still is good for a spiking tutorial though. Though the get the point of not using it.

To make up for it, here are two good tutorials!
Downward Spikes (a lot of good tips for downward spiking here) :
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UYQ59GdgsWA

Sasuke Wig/Wig Styling (better than the other one...I promise) :
http://behindinfinity.deviantart.com/art/Wig-Styling-with-Ishida-Uryuu-70861455
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #18 on: May 13, 2010, 10:31:48 PM »
Yeah, that's why I also put spiking, because I thought it didn't look like L.

It still is good for a spiking tutorial though. Though the get the point of not using it.

To make up for it, here are two good tutorials!
Downward Spikes (a lot of good tips for downward spiking here) :
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UYQ59GdgsWA

Sasuke Wig/Wig Styling (better than the other one...I promise) :
http://behindinfinity.deviantart.com/art/Wig-Styling-with-Ishida-Uryuu-70861455

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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #19 on: May 14, 2010, 12:00:52 AM »
Oh and hey should I make an official boot making tutorial? : D

Boots? That would be useful. c:
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #20 on: May 14, 2010, 12:40:49 AM »
been wanting to make a photo touch up w/ photoshop tutorial but I'M SO LAZY.
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #21 on: May 14, 2010, 12:05:18 PM »
Oh and hey should I make an official boot making tutorial? : D

Boots? That would be useful. c:
Okies Ill make one this week end :3


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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #22 on: May 14, 2010, 09:59:03 PM »
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #23 on: May 17, 2010, 09:44:47 AM »
these are good. keep 'em coming!
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #24 on: May 18, 2010, 10:13:38 PM »
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #25 on: May 19, 2010, 07:16:19 PM »
Makin' Balls:
http://i48.tinypic.com/wltxzc.jpg

been wanting to make a photo touch up w/ photoshop tutorial but I'M SO LAZY.

Fffff I could do it if someone let me use one/some of their photos ono Just basic touchups and how to delete things from the background (since that always irks me and is so simple. <8[ )

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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #26 on: May 19, 2010, 08:40:54 PM »
Do you guys think an armor tutorial would go under props or accessories? :U

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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #27 on: May 20, 2010, 02:25:09 PM »
I think it should have its own category. I would define a prop as something you carry (a weapon, for example), and an accessory as something small (like jewelry). There are many tutorials devoted solely to armour-making.
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #28 on: May 20, 2010, 03:11:27 PM »
I think it should have its own category. I would define a prop as something you carry (a weapon, for example), and an accessory as something small (like jewelry). There are many tutorials devoted solely to armour-making.

Will do~
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #29 on: May 20, 2010, 09:36:54 PM »
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #30 on: May 21, 2010, 12:04:30 AM »
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #31 on: June 19, 2010, 06:52:48 PM »
^Bump

This thread need some loveeee! :3


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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #32 on: June 19, 2010, 08:02:49 PM »
POST YOUR TUTORIALS GOGOGOGO
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #33 on: June 19, 2010, 08:36:07 PM »
POST YOUR TUTORIALS GOGOGOGO
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #34 on: June 20, 2010, 01:19:48 PM »
hoopskirt website is broke dana
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #35 on: June 20, 2010, 01:39:31 PM »
hoopskirt website is broke dana


ARE YOU SERIOUS?!!

Nooo I WAS GUNNA USE THAT FOR CC ;A;!!
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #36 on: August 15, 2010, 04:47:51 AM »
Tim Burton Hatter top hat and costume tutorial from Threadbangers -> http://www.threadbanger.com/tb-projects/episode/THR_20091009

I did my hat with this tutorial (ack my hair looks really bad!) Over all, I think it took us 5 or 6 hours (not including letting the paint dry) to make it, but it looks awesome, and I would totally like to make more!
http://i804.photobucket.com/albums/yy325/RegalBP18Promo/Alice%20in%20Wonderland/TheHatterateapot.jpg
http://i804.photobucket.com/albums/yy325/RegalBP18Promo/Alice%20in%20Wonderland/TheHatter-HatCloseup.jpg


Some notes from when my mom and I did mine...

- When choosing the main fabric that will be covering the hat, it is best to find something stretchy, since that will be easier to get nice and flat and not have wrinkles. Same if you do lace over that!
--- I also used scraps of brocade we had laying around under the lace to make it more interesting and colourful.

- Make sure you make your poster board tube has enough room for a wig, the fabric you're using and the massive amounts of glue you might need to make the fabric stay! Mine is a little tight b/c of too much glue! We had to add an elastic band that I then wrap around my pony tail so the hat will stay on. Its better to have too much room and add in an extra band of fabric, than to have a headache after wearing a hat that's too small for 8 hours!

- The lace we used was white, with purple stitching on some parts, so for an aged effect I spray painted the back side of it with gold before we put it on the hat, then I used black paint and splotched patches of it to down tone the gold in some places.

- Don't have hat pins, not a problem! We made ours out of wire, beads, and other trinkets laying around our craft area!
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #37 on: August 16, 2010, 08:29:33 PM »
WHEN DID MY THREAD GET STICKY'D

Will look through your's later, Mellonemrys.
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #39 on: August 16, 2010, 09:07:48 PM »

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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #40 on: August 25, 2010, 12:32:35 AM »
easy and cheap organization pullstring tutorial:
http://axelsgrl24.deviantart.com/gallery/#/d2x7v46
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #42 on: August 25, 2010, 08:53:11 PM »
Here's a resin casting tutorial I made. Works pretty well.

Part 1: http://lychee-twist.deviantart.com/art/Resin-Casting-Tutorial-Part-1-164451084?q=gallery%3Alychee-twist%2F109275&qo=15
Part 2: http://lychee-twist.deviantart.com/art/Resin-Casting-Tutorial-Part-2-164451247?q=gallery%3Alychee-twist%2F109275&qo=14

My only suggestion is to put a thin layer of caulking down, tamp that softly into the crevices of your mold with a wet paper towel, and when that's dry, then put the larger mold layer over it.
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #43 on: August 25, 2010, 09:00:16 PM »
I noticed one thing with the resin jewel making tutorial that I highly advise against: The use of plastic cups.

I tried this on my first cast with resin, and it completely melted the cup. Thank god I thought ahead and wrapped foil around the bottom of it! What I now use is a pop can that's had it's top removed by can opener. It' works fantastically.
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #44 on: August 27, 2010, 10:29:52 AM »
Does anyone have a tutorial or a pattern for a hood?

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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #45 on: August 27, 2010, 09:24:46 PM »
yes...but i cant find it D: i've been grabbing hoods and using them as patterns for now
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #46 on: October 08, 2010, 12:08:54 AM »
I actually found this tutorial very helpful for concealing eyebrows and drawing on new ones. You could use this for a variety of different characters (I myself may be using it for an England cosplay.)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nTl3ePEmhi4
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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #47 on: December 08, 2010, 05:29:56 PM »
Found a nice wig tutorial for making some sort of "ball" or "bun?" that extends further down as well.  I read some people were unsure how to do something like this and kinda randomly found it, so I thought I would share.

http://community.livejournal.com/cosplay/2713908.html

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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #48 on: December 22, 2010, 02:00:30 AM »
This is a good tutorial for an easy way to do high, wrapped ponytails with a wig. I'm using it for my Tsubaki cosplay and it works pretty well for her hairstyle.

http://yumipi.deviantart.com/gallery/#/d2u7v8v

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Re: The Tutorial Thread
« Reply #49 on: January 05, 2011, 03:25:19 PM »
http://chioky.deviantart.com/art/The-Tip-Top-Hat-Tutorial-103451650

Here's a fine top hat tutorial that Kit Kit sent me before I finished my Professor Layton costume. I didn't end up using it because I couldn't find heavy enough card paper, but it seemed simple enough.
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