The Costume Making Guide

Author: Svetlana Quindt
Publisher: IMPACT
ISBN: 9781440345258
Release Date: 2016-12-12
Genre: Design

Bring your cosplay dreams to life with your own two hands! The Best Cosplay Tutorial Guide Ever! Get ready to impress ordinary mortals with your superhuman costume-making skills. You can do it no matter what your experience level with this, the first full step-by-step technique book on cosplay--with no sewing! Internationally known cosplayer Kamui Cosplay (a.k.a. Svetlana Quindt) shows you how to easily create elaborate costumes and successful props out of items available at your local arts and craft or hardware stores: turn foam into a realistic axe, create a breastplate from scratch and use a glue gun to modify just about anything. You will even learn the best and most accessible techniques for working with specialty cosplay materials such as Worbla! Packed with more than 30 step-by-step demonstrations that teach the skills you need to bring all your favorite characters to life no matter the genre, Kamui Cosplay deconstructs the work that goes into making a complete costume, from the first thought to the final photo. Tutorials cover design planning, fabricating body armor, 3D painting techniques and more. Best of all, you can adapt every lesson to use in all future fandom projects spanning video games, books, anime, movies and even your own original characters! Includes: How to choose a costume and find good reference art A short shopping list of necessary materials and tools for beginning cosplayers Basic safety tips A beautiful photo gallery featuring inspiring images from other cosplayers Next steps--how to grow your workshop, take professional photos, participate in contests and join the cosplay community

Star Wars Der Todeskreuzer Roman

Author: Joe Schreiber
Publisher: Blanvalet Taschenbuch Verlag
ISBN: 9783641077778
Release Date: 2012-02-09
Genre: Fiction

Der erste Horror-Roman im Star-Wars-Universum Ein geheimnisvolles Virus tötet beinahe alle Lebewesen an Bord des Gefangenenkreuzers Purge. Nur Han Solo, der Wookie Chewbacca und eine Handvoll andere überleben. Doch der wahre Schrecken beginnt erst, denn die Gestorbenen bleiben nicht tot – und sie sind extrem hungrig!

Epic Cosplay Costumes

Author: Kristie Good
Publisher: Adams Media
ISBN: 9781440245794
Release Date: 2016-09-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

The Ultimate Guide to Cosplay, Costumes and Conventions! Presented in a kitschy, comic-book style, Epic Cosplay Costumes combines fantabulous illustrations with all the how-to information you need for creating your own cosplay designs. Award-winning artist Kristie Good (aka Karmada) shares techniques for making must-have pieces to mix and match into original costumes--from hand-sewn garments to armor made with Worbla and EVA foam. In addition to her step-by-step instructions for pulling together attention-grabbing designs, she shares expert advice for making the most of conventions, striking a pose, and strutting your stuff at costume competitions. Whether you're a hero, heroine, villain, or sidekick, Kristie gives you the power to create the most talked-about designs with Epic Cosplay Costumes! KAPOW!

Spider Man Kravens letzte Jagd

Author: J.M. DeMatteis
Publisher: Marvel Entertainment
ISBN: 9783736727090
Release Date: 2016-10-19
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

Er ist Kraven... der größte Jäger, den die Welt je kannte. Er hat jedes dem Menschen bekannte Tier aufgespürt und erlegt. Nur eines konnte ihm stets entkommen. Eine Beute, die ihn immer wieder bloßstellte: Spider-Man! Doch dieses Mal wird alles anders. Kraven hat einen diabolischen Plan...

Cosplay in Libraries

Author: Ellyssa Kroski
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781442256491
Release Date: 2015-10-27
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Cosplay, comics, anime, and geek culture have exploded into the mainstream over recent years and have resulted in a thriving community of costume enthusiasts and pop culture fans. Libraries on the leading edge are already embracing cosplay by integrating this new worldwide sensation into their programming and events. Cosply in Libraries: How to Embrace Costume Play in Your Library includes quotes and interviews with librarians who are incorporating cosplay into their programming as well as with cosplayers. You’ll also find 32 full-color photographs of cosplay in action to give you both ideas and inspiration for getting started. Learn all about the world of cosplay and how you can host cosplay events, workshops, makerspaces, clubs, and more in your library!


Author: Garth Nix
Publisher: Bastei Lübbe (Bastei Verlag)
ISBN: 3404205332
Release Date: 2010-12-27
Genre: Fiction

Orannis der Zerstörer ist aus seinem unterirdischen Gefängnis befreit. Nur Lirael, angehende Abhorsen, kann sich ihm entgegenstellen. Der Zerstörer ist der Feind allen Lebens und muss aufgehalten werden, auch wenn Lirael noch nicht weiß, wie sie es anstellen soll. Orannis erhält von vielen Seiten Hilfe, und die Abhorsen Sabriel und König Touchstone lassen nichts von sich hören. Alles hängt von Lirael ab. Eine schwere, vielleicht sogar unlösbare Aufgabe für eine junge Frau, die nur wenige Tage zuvor noch eine einfache Hilfsbibliothekarin gewesen ist. Irgendwie musss Lirael den Zerstörer besiegen, ob im Leben oder im Tode. Abhorsen ist die Fortsetzung der international preisgekrönten Romane Sabriel und Lirael