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amazingfly
03-16-2009, 10:10 AM
PLZ i have no art skill lol there is two things My lil brother is going to be Vega from streetfightetr and he needs his snake tatoo. and I might be kamina (probly not have the costume but noone to cosplay with) from gurran lagan.

plz hit me up on aim msn or yahoo

aim InuYashaFly
msn amazingfly@hotmail.com
yahoo amazingfly1

kristyhimura
03-16-2009, 11:43 AM
I too need help with tatoos, what to use and how to make them real looking

My brother is going as Blade for Sunday and Saturday at AZ.

I get to make his Tatoos.

amazingfly
03-16-2009, 12:53 PM
well any body paint id think would work fine the stuff i got is called Magicake from Ben Nye is supposed to be good but i havent used it yet

kristyhimura
03-16-2009, 12:57 PM
yeah? maybe there is a Tutorial or something on Tattoos somewhere on this site lol

Fallain
03-16-2009, 02:05 PM
I usually use sharpies but that's just me. Sharpies = magic

But I have a friend who's going as Kamina too lol so If you want to do a twin cosplay or something you should hit him up there

kristyhimura
03-16-2009, 02:20 PM
Fallain you have to many friends >>;

Fallain
03-16-2009, 02:51 PM
Haha, I do. ^^ off the top of my head I can list 10 of them that cosplay, and that's not including the ones i'm not thinking of or don't live in town with me. If it makes you feel any better though, the ones thats cosplaying Kamina and Agito are the same guy :) What can I say, i'm friendly ^^()

But seriously though, those fine tipped sharpies work wonders if you have the patience

kristyhimura
03-16-2009, 03:23 PM
Thanks, LOVE...i'm calling you love cuz you are toooo loveable xD

Lovelychristina
03-16-2009, 03:30 PM
If My Sister can get a Photo and some practice she can probably do it.

kristyhimura
03-16-2009, 03:32 PM
Really? my bro wants Blade's tats on his neck and the part that goes around his ear if he can get his hair cut right. You think your sis would do it?

Shadowoffire123
03-16-2009, 05:17 PM
Tattoos, you say? BOOM

http://www.cosplay.com/showthread.php?t=109212&highlight=miyavi+tattoo

Awesome method for tattoos.

LanceBardock
03-16-2009, 06:58 PM
This is helpful! last year, I was Kamina and while acrylic paint worked for the most part, soon as I started sweating, (like at the rave) itstarted to not only flake but bleed into my shirt i wore that night. this may be the best method

yukiko_mori
03-17-2009, 10:51 AM
i can help if you have pics of it i can probably sketch it out ^_^ i've done henna and i use ink pens to sketch tattoos on friends at school ^_^

AdelaideVixen
03-19-2009, 09:01 PM
My boyfriend needs a tattoo for one of his costumes, so we're gonna go to a shop at the beach and get him a henna tattoo. As long as you take care of them, they last quite a while. Depending on where you are, some mall kiosks do them too.

Lovelychristina
03-20-2009, 02:40 PM
Photo of it?

kristyhimura
03-20-2009, 03:05 PM
http://wallpaperstock.net/blade-trinity-team_wallpapers_1172_1024x768_1.html <-- side pic of tattoo that my bro wants.

http://www.bellaonline.us/~bodyart/movie/blade/blade_nape_sm.jpg <-- back of neck tats that will be needed. that's it unless you want to combine them or something ^^