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Journal Entry: Mon Apr 1, 2013, 9:40 AM


It's been a long time since I wrote a journal, but I am still here! I've moved from digital art into costuming over the past few years and am loving every minute of it. If you would like to see more frequent updates than what I do here, you can follow my cosplay page on facebook: www.facebook.com/ZaraisCloset

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Cosplay Meme

Journal Entry: Sat May 22, 2010, 5:32 PM


This is a meme by mandyneko.deviantart.com/


Costume Construction ()
- modified regular clothes
x sewed using a commercial pattern
x modified/combined commercial pattern(s)
- drafted own pattern from tutorial
- drafted own pattern entirely from scratch

2/5

Fabric / Sewing Techniques (13)
- Velcro
x zipper
x buttons & buttonholes
x hemming
- Fray-check / Fray-Block
x use of sewing machine
_ use of serger
_ embroidery
- beading
_ advanced seams (rolled hem, French seams, etc)
- applique
x fabric dyeing
_ gradient dyeing

5/13

Materials (23)
x cotton / broadcloth / muslin
x satin
x wool / twill / suit material
x spandex / knits
- velvet
- leather / pleather
- fake fur
- Styrofoam
- Fun Foam
- Insulation foam
- Upholstery foam
x hot glue
x paint
x fabric paint
- cardboard
- foamcore / posterboard
x wood
x metal
- rhinestones / glitter / sparkles
- Sculpey / Fimo / Model Magic / Clay
_ fiberglass
- resin
_ plastic (styrene armor, vacforming, etc)

9/23

Props / Accessories (8)
x Plushie / Doll
_ Sword / Knife / Spear / Axe
- Bow / Crossbow
_ Gun / Firearms
_ Wand / Staff / Magical weapon
- Shield
_ Kunai / Throwing Star / Ninja weaponry
- Fake food

1/8

Character Types (22)
x Ninja
x Pirate
x Maid
x Student (school uniform)
- Soldier
x Historical-inspired clothing (Renaissance, Steampunk, etc)
x Main Character / Hero
- Hero's love interest
x Child
_ Elderly
- Sidekick
_ Anti-Hero
- Comic Relief
_ Villain
- Princess / Queen
_ Prince / King
- Wizard / Mage
- Magical Girl
_ Deity (god, goddess, nature spirit, etc)
- Matched group cosplay (3 or more in the group that are matched to each other)
- Non-human but humanesque (elf, dwarf, Na'vi, catgirl, mermaid, fairy, etc.)
- Non-human "critter" (Pokemon, animal, monster, etc)

7/22

Clothing & Accessories (18)
x Hakama / Kimono / other Japanese-inspired clothing
x Dress / Gown
x Pants
x Shirt
x Suit
- Military uniform
- Bodysuit / Leotard / Swimsuit
_ Fursuit / Mascot
_ Mecha
- Partial armor
_ Full armor
- Bootcovers
- Gloves / Gauntlets
_ Helmet
_ Wings
- Animal ears / feet / paws / tails
x Jewelry (earrings, necklaces, bracelets, etc)
_ Glasses / Goggles / Monocle

6/18

Wigs & Hair (11)
x Spray-on hair color or dyed your own hair
x Used a wig
- Custom-dyed a wig (changed color)
- Cut a wig
- Worked with extensions
_ Wefted extensions
_ Stubbed a wig (high ponytails, etc)
_ Back-parted a wig (pigtails)
- Made odango
_ Made spikes
_ Lace-fronted a wig

2/11

YOUR TOTAL PERCENTAGE: 32%

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Updates

Journal Entry: Sun Mar 21, 2010, 11:08 AM


Still reinstalling stuff to Daz Studio. It's a much larger project than I first thought.

I would like to invite everyone to visit my boyfriend's page that we just set up for him. daedaelus.deviantart.com/

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Lots of New art uploads

Journal Entry: Thu Dec 31, 2009, 2:04 PM


I decided to go through my folder of old art and upload stuff that wasn't on here. I also uploaded a lot of unfinished pieces to scraps. I hope to be able to upload entirely new stuff soon. I recently put a new hard drive in my laptop so I have to completely reinstall Daz Studio and all of my models for it. It's going to be a long project that I hope to complete over the next couple of weeks.

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A really good friend of mine finally setup her page here, so please go take a look at her amazing art =)
crystalstarspirit.deviantart.c…
  • Playing: WoW
  • Eating: nothing
  • Drinking: water
This is my first journal entry. I don't normally write these, so it will be brief. I was going through my art folder and realized I had quite a few pieces I hadn't uploiaded yet, so there is a lot of new art in my gallery. Enjoy!