Prop: Live – Destiny Titan Foam Chest Armor

Prop: Live – Destiny Titan Foam Chest Armor

Come watch Bill build the chest armor for his Titan armor costume. Bill uses L200 foam for the first time in a cosplay build and learns things! He also answers questions posted during the stream. The Complete Foamsmith Trilogy – eBooks Evil Ted – Chest Armor...
Prop: Live – Q&A with Kamui Cosplay – 2/26/2015

Prop: Live – Q&A with Kamui Cosplay – 2/26/2015

All the way from Germany, Svetlana from Kamui Cosplay and her husband, Benni, answer prop and costume questions with Bill! They talk about Worbla vs. Foam, losing fingerprints, safety, self employment crazyness, repair kits, melting costumes, their first props,...
L200 Foam: Top Quality Costume Armor Material

L200 Foam: Top Quality Costume Armor Material

We all love our EVA foam floor mats and craft foam. They’re readily available at hardware and craft stores, they’re cheap, and they’re easy to work with. Sometimes, however, we might want something a little bit more refined. That’s where L200...
Portal 2: Wheatley – 2011 Build

Portal 2: Wheatley – 2011 Build

Build and write-up by Brittany Doran. 2011 was a huge year for Bill and I. Living in Seattle, we would go to PAX Prime each year. In 2011, PAX was a week before Labor Day, so the convention didn’t overlap with DragonCon! We decided to hit up both...
Prop: Shop – Add Real Rust to Your Props and Costumes!

Prop: Shop – Add Real Rust to Your Props and Costumes!

Bill teaches you how to create real rust on your metal painted costumes! Andrew Fogel on Twitter Fev’s Cold Casting Video Sophisticated Finishes Antiquing Solutions: Patina Rust Use the Antiquing Solutions on Metallic Surfacers: Bronze Copper Gold and many more!...
Prop: Live – Q&A with Gary Sterley Studios – 2/12/2015

Prop: Live – Q&A with Gary Sterley Studios – 2/12/2015

Bill and Gary talk about Warhammer costumes, commissions, stilts, painting patience, saw blades, Pepakura, shoe sacrifices, dream projects, and more! Support Bill’s Q&A Live show! Contributing $1 an episode helps fund Q&A video production! Gary Sterley Studios...
Prop: Live – Q&A with Andrew Cook from DFT – 2/7/2015

Prop: Live – Q&A with Andrew Cook from DFT – 2/7/2015

Bill time travels to the future to chat with Andrew Cook (DFT) in New Zealand! Bill and Andrew answer questions about sanding, toxic fumes, costume photo shoots paid with beer, paint drying times in New Zealand, styrofoam vs. EVA foam, decal stencils, conventions,...