Boring cost report
4 Euro - felt plates - art supplies shop
0 Euro - metal crown - Sebastian
0 Euro - leather scraps - leftover box
1 Euro - cloth leftovers
5 Euro - latex - Slog’bûr
1 Euro - rubber band - cloth shop
0 Euro - Plastidip - tho one puff of spray was for free
0 Euro - lether leftovers - yes, it took a long time
0 Euro - cloth leftovers
20 Euro - leather pieces - Lederkram (= leather provider) http://www.lederkram.de/
5 Euro - hemp cord - Lederkram
2 Euro - leather string - Lederkram
1 Euro - linen - cloth shop
0 Euro - pullover cord - found in the washing machine
0 Euro - red cloth - leftovers
0 Euro - thin leather - leftover
30 Euro - linen - cloth shop
5 Euro - belt - clothes shop
arm- and leg wrappings:
6 Euro - thin linen - cloth shop
2 Euro - bottle of chlorine cleaner - drugstore
0 Euro - shoe polish - present from a cobbler
4 Euro - thread - cloth shop
0 Euro - buttons - found in my button-tin
12 Euro - pearls and thread - art supplies shop
0 Euro - acrylics - Slog'bûr
Bags, belt, shoes, odds and ends and additional adornment are of course not taken into account but come extra.
Some of you will now ask why thereīs a “0 Euro” at some of the items: I have for weeks canvassed the local cobblers, tailors and cloth shops and asked for leftovers.
The cobbler gave me old shoe polish and a lot of leather leftovers, string, ribbons and so on, the lady in the cloth shop had leftovers from linen and jute and the seamstress donated various cloth scraps.
Other larper- firends also had some “scraps” left over which they
Thatīs why I could build my mask so economically because dear Slog'bûr in his compassion made me a present of plaster, latex, colours and so on.
So it pays to ask.
And here come the “paper patterns”
All things were sewn together by hand and somehow not to a precise pattern because it was important for me that the gear looks convincing InTime as if a fat, malodorous uruk-chick has it all done with her own podgy fingers; no zips, no velcros, no pushbuttons.
I am so A
If there should be open questions regarding my sketches, just ask. I cannot easily explain things and reflecting on how one has scrawled something is.... erm... difficult.