It is the most wonderful time of the year!  Halloween preparations began this week here at Contagious.  I’ve got my character picked out and have figured out most of the techniques I’ll be using (yay new skills!).  The first step was creating a cast of my head for a prosthetic. We searched around town for

Creating a Duct Tape Mannequin

Having an adjustable dress form that is set to my measurements has made a huge difference in how I create.  Being able to drape on a three dimensional surface makes problem solving on curves that much easier.  When Mike started getting involved in cosplay, one of the first things we did was create a mannequin