What the Bleep am I Doing?! Rebel’s Guide to: Having Confidence in Your Craft

day late but better late than never as I always like to say. This week’s topic is going to be about something that hits close to home with a lot of us cosplayers and any crafter/creator in general–Having confidence in your craft. This topic is especially important when it comes to starting out or just everyday in general. It’s what keeps you going when you’re low and feel like you’re not getting anywhere. So let’s get going eh?

What the Bleep am I Doing?! Rebel’s Guide to: Project Management

Hey guys and welcome to this week’s What the Bleep am I Doing?! This time I’m going to be helping y’all out with managing all of those awesome projects we end up doing as creators. We all know time management and finding out how manage your entire project in general can be stressful and sometimes overwhelming. So, I created this week’s WTB with the intent to help anyone who is struggling with such matters. So, let’s get to it shall we?

What The Bleep Am I Doing?! An Artist’s Guide To Everything Creative! Liquid Polymer Clay

Hey everyone and welcome to this week’s What The Bleep Am I Doing?! An Artist’s Guide To Everything Creative .This time I’ll be talking about something new that I’ve recently found that is pretty cool and basically a game changer in the world of Polymer Clay. Liquid Polymer Clay. Yep, you guys heard right. Liquid Polymer Clay. So let’s get talking about it eh?

The Effect Of The Loss Of Conventions On Cosplayers And Nerds Alike

Conventions. Every nerd’s favorite thing to go to each year. It’s where we can express our love and passion for all of the movies, shows, anime, video games, whatever we are obsessed with without being judged for it. These places are even where our wallets practically cry out in pain from all the spending we do on the things that we “Must have” even though we really don’t, but it makes us happy to have it anyways.

Featured image taken by Josh Chichester

What The Bleep Am I doing?! An Artist’s Guide To All Things Creative ~ Cosplay Clay

Y’all heard me correctly. Cosplay clay. It’s a material completely made out of EVA foam. But with the properties of clay! After it dries with any shape you have decided to mold it into it has the properties of EVA foam. It’s probably one of the most helpful types of EVA to work with. But, just like every other material out there it’s not without its pitfalls that you have to work around.

What The Bleep Am I Doing?! An Artist’s Guide To All Things Creative: The Dremel

Hey everyone! Welcome to another article of What The Bleep Am I Doing?! An Artist’s Guide To All Things Creative. For this weeks’ article, I’m going to be talking about the one tool that every prop maker, cosplayer, and everyone in between should have in their arsenal of tools. The dremel. This article will be all about what it is and things I wish I knew when first using this finicky little bugger. So let’s get to it shall we?

Tik Tok and Cosplay

Ever wondered how it would be like if you could dress in your cosplay and act out scenes from your favorite anime or make stories to different audios? And it would be as simple as using your phone to do it, no YouTube needed? Well for a few years now, there has been an app created where you can do exactly that. Granted, at first, it was named Musicaly, but now several hundred—no thousand people know it as Tik Tok.

What the *Bleep* Am I doing?! An Artist’s Guide to All Things Creative: Wig Spikes

Hey everyone and welcome to this week’s What the Bleep Am I Doing?! An Artist’s Guide to All Things Creative. This time, I’m going to be discussing the wonderful little conundrum that is wig spikes! By the end of this article, you’ll know—at least I hope, more ways to wrangle that annoying style when you have to incorporate it into your wig. And some more information on some good materials to use as well! So shall we begin?

Cosplay Makeup, Why It’s Important Too

Every part of the cosplay helps tell a story. From the clothing of the cosplay–be it made from armor or fabric to the various props a cosplayer is no doubt seen wielding.
All of these parts work in complete harmony. But there is one more element that not many people give a hat tip and recognition to…The makeup part of cosplay!

What The *Bleep* Am I Doing?! An Artists Guide To All Things Creative: Cosplay Makeup 101~Basic Terms

Hey everyone and welcome to this week’s What The *Bleep* Am I Doing?! Albeit a few days late, but better late than never as I always say! Anyhoo, for this week’s article, I’m going to be starting in on talking about Cosplay Makeup! So, it will be a bit of a series if you will. Kind of like how I did for explaining EVA Foam. First off, we’ll be discussing the ever-confusing terms that come along in the world of cosplay makeup and a quick and dirty run-through of how to get started with each and every one of them! I know I was put through a loop when I first started out. So, let’s get started, shall we?