Costume Sai

Costume Sai

Chantrel made a pair of sai for a costume.

“This was my first try at making any sort of prop. I made these for a convention I’m going to. The base is coat hangers and duct tape and then I covered them top to bottom in InstaMorph for added shape, stability, and paintability! This stuff is seriously amazing. The picture with the mask is one of the sais [sic] before it was painted (the only picture I snagged of them)”

As you can see from the photos, the paint job turned out really well. The base of each mock weapon was wrapped in duct/electrical tape for added grip and aesthetics.

Maybe the costume is Raphael from the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles? Probably not, but one can hope (and age themselves by hoping).

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