Just over a week ago, I shared photos of Morgan’s (also known as Methyl Ethyl Cosplay) new Wonder Woman costume. She designed it based on photos of Gal Gadot’s costume in the upcoming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Rather than sewing the corset from leather or sewing it at all, she crafted it from EVA foam. The finished piece looks remarkably like leather and since she’s received several compliments on it, Morgan wrote a quick step by step:
1) form base
2) create and add details
3) coat with Plasti-dip
4) paint piece
5) contrast it
6) gloss it and add battle damaging (I sealed the paint with Mod Podge then applied a couple layers of Pledge floor care.)
You could test this on a small piece of EVA foam before committing to an entire corset.
8-6-2021 (August 6, 2021) is the Snakiest day of the year and it’s also this year’s CircuitPython Day! The day highlights all things CircuitPython and Python on Hardware. See you there!
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.