Go Back   Cosplay.com > Cosplay by Series/Genre > Anime/Manga > Naruto

Reply
Thread Tools Rating: Thread Rating: 3 votes, 5.00 average.
Unread 03-14-2012, 05:29 PM   #1
Kitsune No Sora
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 6
Madara Uchiha War Fan

hi ^-^ sorry for my english but i'm italian.. should I build the range of Madara (left) what can I do? tell me the materials.. or link me the tutorials pls >__<

I thought I'd cut in half a wooden rod. and then the range of some material (structure) and cover it (pasting) with the white cloth.Put this between the middle of the 'rod and the other part of the same rod (like a sandwich XD)... i don't know... help me pls... is my first cosplay __


Kitsune No Sora is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Unread 03-15-2012, 03:14 PM   #2
Kyriea
Rabid Fangirl!
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 105
Oh wow, you've really taken on a challenge with your first cosplay! To do the fan, I would get some big pieces of cardboard (Refigerator boxes are great for it!) or some thick insulation foam (the hard blue or pink kind, not the fluffy stuff!) and cut out the circle shapes on one layer of each. (I'd go with the cardboard, much cheaper and lighter.) Then, for the pole, you can either use the wood pole, or do a PVC pipe (those white plumbing pipes) which will be lighter to carry, and just cut a slit in the pipe to put the cardboard into it. Get some strong glue like E-6000 to glue them together, then paint.

Yes, they're cheap materials, but if you cover it with either fabric, craft foam, or even papier mache, you can make it look really good. Because you'll have to wear it on your back all day/carry it around the con/event, you'll want it to be light so you're not overburdened.

GOOD LUCK! 8D
Kyriea is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 06-12-2012, 06:02 PM   #3
UchihaSasuK8
Fade with the thunder
 
UchihaSasuK8's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 372
I made mine with a PVC pipe and 4 semi circles of expanded polystyrene; then covered in paper and painted. there are pics:
http://www.cosplay.com/costume/309343/
Feel free to PM with more questions etc
UchihaSasuK8 is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 08-30-2012, 07:21 PM   #4
Vault21
Registered User
 
Vault21's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 121
Make sure you review your convention's rules about props. For example, at the convention I attend, props can only be as long as you are tall, when broken down. Also, no part of your costume is allowed to extend past 15 cm off of your body.

Of course, every convention has different rules, so it's always a good idea to check.
Vault21 is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 05-22-2013, 10:18 AM   #5
Kibafan
Registered User
 
Kibafan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 205
I agree with the pvc due to its a lot lighter but what i suggest to do is drill some holes into the pvc pipe and than use two hula hoops to make the round shapes that you need stretch fabric in the right colors across them and paint the pole with pvc paint and than for the wraps on it i suggest you use vet wrap its awesome stuff found in the horse world its only like 2 dollars to buy (in u.s).
Kibafan is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:26 AM.


Copyright 2002-2013 Cosplay.com, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
All comments and posts in our forums are the opinion of the respective poster.