This month I wanted to do something crazy for Halloween. Usually I recycle my costumes, add stuff to them, mix and match, etc. This time I decided to dress as a movie character from the 80’s (which I won’t mention until I reveal it tomorrow hahah).
Yes, it’s completely DIY!
I decided to make the mask from scratch because it was impossible to find this character’s face on the internet. I think only one site was selling a mildly expensive one which I wasn’t going to afford, so I followed an online tutorial and bought different materials to create my costume.
I used paper clay and papier mache for this project. I had to carefully mold and sculpt the muscles and gums.
I then used paint and gloss to make it as realistic and loyal to the movie as possible. More pics next week!