Imitating Anime Eyes

Thursday, 21 January 2010, 15:00 | Author : Kricket
Category : Learn about Cosplay

In an effort expand my knowledge of makeup, I have been reading How to Cosplay: Transformation and Special Effects Makeup.  Although this book has beautiful pictures, I hesitate to recommend it simply because it was written for Japanese audiences and tends to only address Asian physical characteristics.  Yet there is one technique, in particular, that is relevant […]

Welcome to a New You

Monday, 18 January 2010, 15:19 | Author : Kricket
Category : Learn about Cosplay

The new year offers us a time of change and I have decided that this year I want to become an alien. In light of the new Avatar movie, I would like to declare this the Year of the Blue Alien. Just consider the cosplay possibilities: Shiva (Final Fantasy), Zelgadis (Slayers), Gunther (KKM), Mystique (X-Men), Captain Planet (Captain Planet). I’m already planning my own blue alien cosplay for this year’s Fanime (the specifics of which I will wait to reveal) even though I’m having trouble assembling a willing cosplay group, which saddens me.