Red Star Shield
Downloadable Pattern & Instructions Only
Difficulty Level: 2
The download provides you with the design and instruction to create the shield only, allowing you to create straps that fit your needs. We suggest using the LostWax method of heat forming and assembly shown here: https://youtu.be/Ju9g_Vlzaa4
The purchased download will provide you with PDFs that can easily be printed from your standard desktop printer. Each download consists of instructions, scalable pattern, and the CraftCosplay Specialty Cut Guide.
The PDF pattern can be printed from Adobe Acrobat Reader to any convenient paper size. Instructions on how to set up and print are provided in the pattern document with in-depth instructions in the Scale & Printing Guide provided with the download. The paper pattern should be transferred to the suggested foam thickness. Reference the provided Specialty Cut Guide and instruction advice when assembling your design.
Materials Needed: 1/2″ or 10mm foam, craft foam (optional) contact cement, utility/craft knife, sealer and paint.