Hylian Shield WIP

foldart

Active Member
For our daughter to carry at MomoCon, here's progress on Link's shield:


Beginning with a 2' x 2' panel of 1" pink insulation foam:

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8" panels; center panel edges beveled; glued with Gorilla Glue.


Cut to shape; face covered with cloth and Mod Podge:

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Edge trim and Triforce of 5 mm EVA foam:

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Grip and strap on back brace:

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Face trim carved from laminated EVA (a bit rough):

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More to follow as deadline approaches.
 

foldart

Active Member
Thanks, guys! Here's more:


Masked and ready to paint:

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Mask cut from Con-Tact vinyl shelf liner


With crest:

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Testor's "Bright Red"


Other accessories:

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Yes, that's a repainted NERF sword
 
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