ConnectiCon 2014: Cosplay Work

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So, last year I told you all about the building of the prop for my Marshall Lee cosplay; the axe bass. This year I wanted to improve upon it, just as I have been improving upon the cosplay itself. The plan was to somehow reinforce the neck of the bass which was previously flimsy to the point where too much weight could have easily broken it. Read More »

Cosplay Make-up Tips

1000113_10153040714975722_1878456899_nFor the past 2 years I have done my Marshall Lee cosplay and I have learned a few things you should probably keep in mind; particularly on the subject of makeup. Even just a simple grey makeup gets pricy, and consumes at least an hour of your time in preparation, base coating, highlighting and shading, and sealing. This is not to say that the end product isn’t worth the effort though!

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Cosplaying Marshall Lee: A Prop Story

S5_e11_Marshall_Lee_laughing_with_bassThose of you who have kept up with us this weekend will know that me, Natalie, and Emily all attended Connecticon this year! While there, I took a cosplay I did last year of Marshall Lee The Vampire King from Adventure Time and improved upon it in a few ways. The biggest improvement that got me stopped the most for a picture is the axe bass that a friend of mine and I spent 16 hours total fabricating.

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