Workshop Information

Plastics: Armor building for Theatre and Stage

Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced / , , , Tech, ,
Presented by Kristina Johnson

In this workshop we will explore materials and mediums commonly used in cosplay armor and how they translate to the stage. We will discuss friendly plastics such as Worbla, Wonderflex, and Fosshape (their uses, advantages, and disadvantages) as well as finishing techniques, painting methods, sealing for the stage. We will also discuss the modifications required to bridge the gap between cosplay and the stage.