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Proptober Day 19 - Unconventional Challenge
Jennifer Belgin

A few years ago a friend came to me with a request to make the instrument for his Bith costume as this wasn't the kind of thing your average costume shop had available. To date, it's one of the weirdest and most fun builds I've done and it's made entirely of things not meant for these purposes. Perhaps this will help people understand why I have multiple bins of weird odds and ends that I can't make myself throw away! I think the most fun, honestly, was wandering through Home Depot looking for just the right thing, and continually being...

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Proptober Day 13 - Sketch
Jennifer Belgin

This is so not my forte but it's an essential part of fabrication. When I'm working with clients from a distance, a sketch is absolutely essential to ensure we are on the same page with regard to the finished product. I actually have half a dozen spiral-bound notebooks full of my awful chicken scratch and notes about various projects. Today, however, I'm going to try my hand at a more formalized sketch with the help of a book I picked up off Amazon last month. Interested in something more item-related? Try the video below or Basic Guidelines to Product Sketching...

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Proptober Day 1- Origami Unicorn from Bladerunner
Jennifer Belgin

Throughout the film, Deckard's fellow Bladerunner, Gaff, makes origami creatures. Perhaps the most iconic of those is the silver unicorn. Challenge yourself today by applying your paper folding skills and make one for yourself. You'll find detailed visual instructions linked below or a tutorial saved on my YouTube channel. Origami Unicorn Diagram Too complicated or just not interested in this design? Make an origami anything! I spent a few months populating the local area with Post It Note Pikachus once, so I won't judge! Please share your creations with me on social media by tagging @darthcleavage and/or using the #proptober hashtag.

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