Rebecca Degnan

Metro Center Tree

Unrelated to University Project however I really love the concept of this piece.

Taken at the Metro Centre, Newcastle.

Thought Bubble – Leeds’ Comic Art Festival: Joker costume

Home project based off DC Comics: New 52 Joker.

Reference Picture:

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Worn at ThoughtBubble 2013, November.

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I usually attend comic or gaming conventions in costume (cosplay) within my free time as it is one of my personal hobbies. Overall this costume took little under a week to finish, the hardest part to make was the mask since It was my first time using methods of sculpting and molding.

Plasticine had been used to sculpt over a Modroc cast of my face.

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Liquid Latex was later applied in layers over the sculpt, Talcum Powder and Vaseline helped in the process of removing the Latex mask from the Plasticine.

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Liquid Latex and Acrylic Paint had been used to add detail to the mask. A leather belt had been glued to both sides of the mask for support in keeping the mask in place when in use.

End result of mask: Liquid Latex, Makeup and False Nails had been added to give extra detail to the mask.

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Introduction

Welcome to my blog. Here I will make regular posts each week with the tasks that I have completed. I hope you enjoy watching my progress throughout the year.