The release of Zootopia earlier this year meant seeing more than a few Judy Hopps and Nick Wilde costumes at conventions and around the web — we’ve featured a few of them — but I recently spotted my first Gazelle costume. The character is a famous pop singer in the movie, and her outfits are all about catching the eye. Cosplayer Bera Cuda is replicating the sparkling red look Gazelle wears while singing “Try Everything,” and from the looks of it, the build involves a ton of work.
As you can see in the above photo, Gazelle’s top is covered in sequins. Bera Cuda made that as well as the skirt. She modified shoes, covering the heels with red jewels and building in hooves to show through the front of the strappy heels. The wig requires intense styling, and Bera Cuda is making the ears and horns to go with it. See a couple progress shots below and more at Facebook.
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.