More prop and costume making goodness.

Sandpaper: Gotta Have It

It has been said that sanding is about 90 to 99 percent of prop making. I couldn’t agree more. If you want your prop to really match the finish and texture of the piece you’re replicating, you’ll end up spending some serious time with a hunk of...

Contact Cement King: Barge

Just about any fabricator will tell you, when it comes to contact cement, Barge is king. I’ve tried a bunch of different brands and Barge is, hands down, the best. It is especially amazing for working with EVA foam. It used to be that you could only get this...

What to do with your extra goo!

If you’ve done any silicone mold making, you know to treat the material like liquid gold. Silicone ain’t cheap. That’s a fact of life. If you end up mixing too much of the goop for your current mold making project, you could be scrambling for some...