Foamsmith Creator Gallery

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Hello there foamsmiths! Have you made something super rad using the techniques you learned in the Foamsmith Trilogy? How would you like the chance to show off your amazing prop and armor creations right here in our Foamsmith Gallery?

More prop and costume making goodness.

The Patreon Pickle: Making “Easy Money” as a Cosplayer

Every so often, a hot topic will cause a bit of a kerfuffle in the cosplay community. This go ‘round, people seem to have their knickers in a twist over the abundance of cosplayers starting up their own Patreon campaigns to earn a little cash for their creative efforts. For those not in the know, Patreon is a platform that offers creators an easy process for collecting funds from their fans to help support their particular brand of creativity in exchange for gratitude or goodies.

Prop Gun Scale Reference Images

Scaling your handheld props correctly can be a huge pain. Many times, there’s no context in your reference images to help you realize how big or small that prop should be. I run into this problem all the time when designing and re-making space guns from video games, so I’ve come up with a fool proof way to scale prop guns.