Tutorial: Painting a Zombie Latex Appliance

Welcome to another zombie themed tutorial! My husband made a latex appliance for his Zombie Walk costume this year and gave me the job of painting it. This is how I did it. Disclaimer: I am by no means an expert on special effects makeup, so I hope this encourages any beginners out there to … Continue reading Tutorial: Painting a Zombie Latex Appliance

Our Favorite YouTube Makeup Tutorials

These aren’t our tutorials, but they’re the channels we go to when we need tips on costume makeup.   EllieMacs www.youtube.com/user/macsmoser EllieMacs is a great channel that covers not only makeup but home-brew prosthetics! Complete your zombie look by following these tutorials: www.youtube.com/watch?v=gKggIn6sdls www.youtube.com/watch?v=imqV5ZeZ6Bo   MadeYewLook www.youtube.com/user/MadeYewLook For a great tutorial on Pop Art/Comic Book … Continue reading Our Favorite YouTube Makeup Tutorials

BioShock Little Sister Cosplay – Part 3: Distressing the Dress

Welcome! This article is part three of a series for my BioShock Little Sister Cosplay. If you’d like to learn how I made the dress and belt, check out Part 1 and Part 2 respectively. I’ll admit, quite a bit of time elapsed between making the dress and adding the wear and tear effect to … Continue reading BioShock Little Sister Cosplay – Part 3: Distressing the Dress