A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Breaking News: What's with all of the SPAM on Craftster?  Click here to find out what happened!
Total Members: 307,134
Currently Running With Scissors:
443 Guests and 7 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Halloween Alien Costume  (Read 691 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
lemur1776
« on: August 17, 2011 10:35:54 PM »

So Im planning on building a chimera alien costume (from the video game series resistance). Im probably going to be using liquid foam for the alien head. Along with the head I need atleast four yellow battery operated lights to serve as eyes.

This shows you what the costume will be based upon, http://www.resistanceunion.com/enemies/advanced-hybrid.html

I also need 4 brighter yellow lights to go on the back of the costumes

This shows the back of the costume a little bit better, http://resistance.neoseeker.com/wiki/Advanced_Hybrids

I plan on housing the light in the bottom of a clear plastic tube and then velcroing it to the back of the costume. This is all still just in the planning stage, but before i get started Id like to know how all of those things are going to be and work. any insight on the lights I should buy for it would be greatly appreciated!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
aisy
« Reply #1 on: August 22, 2011 09:07:10 PM »

I have no advice but I bet itl be epic
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I would absolutely love to have a personal swap! I'm interested in jewelry, soap, and anything that inspires you on my Pinterest
Alexus1325
« Reply #2 on: August 24, 2011 02:44:11 PM »

Have you seen those LED rope lights? I bet you could get short ones at places like Radio Shack, or any other store that sells electronic components. You could also wire some yourself, with LEDs, a switch or two and some coin batteries. Check out MakeZine and CraftZine, as they have all kinds of cool articles about stuff like that.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



How-To Videos
Canon Multipurpose 4k Camera Concept
Nick Woodman Talks About the GoPro Cameras
Canon 7D Hands-on
How to Transform a Room Into a Camera Obscura
How to Make a Pinhole Camera
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Belted Chair Seat
Tute Tuesday: Rainbow Skirt
Who? Who Loves Owls?

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.