Well.. we’re like three weeks away from wanting to be finished, and I guess we’ll see if we make my deadline!
I modified the body suit slightly, raising the armpits and sewing the arms to make them tighter.
We also worked more on the wings, which upon sending to two close friends, both replied with “aren’t they a bit large?”.
We molded and cast the largest dread, to understand how much material we’ll need.
We molded the cowl, which unfortunately I didn’t get a finished picture of, but you can kind of see it in a later picture.
It turned out well but we still need to cast at least one more.
Lastly, I glued the foot covers to the shoes. The above picture does not show the finished glued shoe; I obviously cut off all excess foam latex when I glued it on. I need to sculpt the heel soon.
These posts never feel like they’ve got a lot of progress, but we’re working on this costume every day that we’re off of work, and every hour of every day that we can. I am taking a mandatory break this coming up weekend (family in town, pretty much being made to be out of the house for two days) so we’re working hard during the week to be ahead of schedule, and next week we’ll start painting.
Thanks for following our progress, I hope everyone else’s costumes are coming along great!