Make a Cosplay Foam Muscle Suit
Google an anatomy drawing and sketch muscles directly onto a base layer set.
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Trace muscles on the right side only using tracing or wax paper.
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Label each muscle and cut out.
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Trace each muscle onto upholstery foam. Flip patterns and trace again for the left side muscles.
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Cut out using a sharp, serrated knife.
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Roughly shape using an electric knife or very sharp box cutter.
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Using a belt sander, smooth out, taper, and round each muscle.
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Here’s a whole set of sanded muscles.
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Apply contact cement and/or heavy duty spray glue to foam. Wear a respirator.
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Apply cement/glue to base layer.
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Press foam firmly onto base layer.
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Happy cosplaying!
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