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.
Random Tip: Did you know you can view all images posted by a member? Learn how here!
Total Members: 311,402
Currently Running With Scissors:
748 Guests and 18 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: Nurse - SILENT HILL ! now with 14 pictures !  (Read 7188 times)
Tags for this thread: silent_hill , video_game , craft_challenge_56_entries  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
Offline Offline

Posts: 141
Joined: 17-Sep-2009

Dayman, aa-Aaahhhh!

View Profile
« on: November 07, 2010 11:48:22 PM »

Welcome to Silent Hill!!

   This was an amazing, time consuming project. It involved a lot of liquid latex, and giving up lol. I had initially made my mask from plaster cloth wrap. But it ended up looking somewhat like a clown >_< So I made a new mask. I put layer upon layer of liquid latex on top of a face mask. Then latex on top of a "bald cap". Painted them both, then latexed them together.
   It took several trial and errors to result in my end piece. I have been working on it since early September down to Halloween night. I thought this contest ended tomorrow. I literally sent my husband outside to photograph me in this lol

Me halloween night before I trimmed the mask down and latexed it against my skin

The first step was to put a plastic mask against a piece of cardboard, and wrap plastic wrap around it. Then I covered it with liquid latex. Then placed tissues on top. Repeat latex, tissue, latex, etc. Until it was thick enough to hold its shape.

I added acrylic paint to the liquid latex to give it a skin tone

(A picture of my mask against a bald cap)

I used acrylic paints to pain veins on

After I painted veins I realized the face was still to formed. Unlike the nurses in silent hill, my mask had a very visable nose, cheek bones, eye sockets, etc. So I dropped hand fulls of tissue paper (cottenelle- because it already looks like gauze) into liquid latex, and globbed it all over the mask.

Two seperate pieces, the face mask and the bald cap. I used liquid latex to seal them together. I later cut the neck away. In case you are wondering, it is unbarebly tight against my face, hard to breath, yet somehow hot and sweaty. It was the only part of me that wasnt freezing  Wink

<Below is a pic we took in September, before I finished my mask>

C & C appreciated!!
« Last Edit: November 30, 2010 03:01:15 PM by prettysoldier77 » THIS ROCKS   Logged
« Reply #1 on: November 08, 2010 07:08:53 AM »

Dude...this kicks a$$!!!  Amazing job, you look fabulous.  The nurses off that movie freaked me out, and you replicated perfectly!!!!  I love it!!!!

Offline Offline

Posts: 2053
Joined: 28-Dec-2008

Write that down in your pirate pad.

View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: November 08, 2010 10:40:30 AM »

Wow! So fantastically creepy!!

My Pinterest

50 Projects In 2015
My List
Offline Offline

Posts: 141
Joined: 17-Sep-2009

Dayman, aa-Aaahhhh!

View Profile
« Reply #3 on: November 12, 2010 07:11:57 PM »

 Thank you ^_^
Offline Offline

Posts: 141
Joined: 17-Sep-2009

Dayman, aa-Aaahhhh!

View Profile
« Reply #4 on: November 14, 2010 09:25:18 PM »

I added a few more pictures for a more in depth tute  Smiley
Pollyanna On Speed
« Reply #5 on: November 22, 2010 07:30:42 PM »

Creepy. I'd be scared if you came at me like that
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Jump to:  

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Website Redefining Shopping For Conscientious Consumers
British Invasion
Objects of Desire: S&M-Inspired Accessories
New York Fashion Week Spring 2014: Front-Row Celebrity Style
Behind the Scenes at the Rebecca Minkoff Spring 2014 Show
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Upcycled Paint Cans
August 26, 2015 Featured Projects
Tute Tuesday: Flannel Hoodie

Comparison Shopping

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

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 ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.