making a cheap spider-man look good

Discussion in 'Marvel Costumes and Props' started by sp1derman, Nov 18, 2011.

  1. sp1derman

    sp1derman Sr Member

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    hi im looking at making the new spiderman costume and customizing my cheap zentai one. im using rubber for the spiders and mirrored tint for the eyes my question is for the webs i was going to use puff fabric paint does that work or because of the stretch will it peel of the costume??if anyone has a cheap alternative please feel free to offer ideas :)

    thankyou in advanced
  2. Awesomeness

    Awesomeness Active Member

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    You could maybe do some black silicone RTV?
  3. Scottryan15

    Scottryan15 Well-Known Member

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    Outline the webs in silver acrylic paint maybe?
  4. hudsong84

    hudsong84 New Member

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    Puff paint will work fine, you just need to ensure the fabric is stretched out on a mannequin and do very light layers otherwise the paint will crack. Also be wary of cold which could also cause cracking.

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