How To Cast a Prop Shield for Cosplay


Jon N. is an avid cosplayer, creating many amazing costumes and props. In this Made By You® video, he shows us how he creates a Thundercats shield using EpoxAcast® 960 clear epoxy, Smooth Cast® ONYX black resin and Free Form® AIR epoxy putty in a Rebound™ 25 mold with a Free Form® AIR epoxy putty shell. The completed piece is lightweight, strong, and easy to paint.

Materials Used in this Tutorial

  • EpoxAcast® 690
  • So-Strong® Tints
  • Modeling Clay
  • Mixing Cups and Sticks
  • Smooth-Cast® ONYX
  • Free Form® AIR