Here’s the video collection of our prop and costume builds that include electronics. We still have a lot to learn about wiring, soldering, and arduino projects, but that’s part of the fun! Bill goes over some lighting basics in his Foamsmith: How to Create Foam Armor Costumes eBook. Also Kamui Cosplay has a great eBook for lighting called The Book of Cosplay Lights.
Bill shows you how he made those sick glowing eyes for his Skyrim Draugr Deathlord costume!
Bill goes over the basics of soldering techniques!
Check out this build video for the replica Constant C helmet I made!
Prop weapons created for Jessica Nigri and Monika Lee’s WildStar costumes.
Build for the Borderlands 2 Hyperion Plasma caster. I used layered MDF for the base and cast resin pieces for the repetitive parts.
I made a prop replica Illidan’s Warglaive of Azzinoth from WoW with a glowing acrylic layer.
I made a glowing Protoss Pylon Lamp with cast resin!