Humble Book Bundle: Cosplay is live with tons of tips and how-to’s from Make and experienced cosplayers.
Things you won’t need to start reading these books: glue gun, heat gun, thermoplastic, pincushion, rhinestones, wig brush, airbrush, respirator, or gloves. Things you will need to get started: your imagination!
TIER 1: Pay $1 or more for Make: Getting Started with Adafruit FLORA; Make: Wearable Electronics: Design, Prototype, and Wear Your Own Interactive Garments; Make: Design for 3D Printing; Kitchen Floor Vacuum Former; and the Adam Savage Moldmaking Primer.
TIER 2: Pay $8 or more and to also get The Book of Cosplay Painting, The Book of Cosplay Prop Making, A Beginner’s Guide to Making Mind Blowing Props, and Painting and Weathering for Props and Replicas.
TIER 3: Pay $15 or more for all of the above plus The Book of Cosplay Armor Making, Make: Props and Costume Armor, Cosplay in America Vol. 1, Foamsmith: How to Create Foam Armor Costumes, and Make: Special Halloween Issue 2016.
Humble Book Bundle: Cosplay is available here until October 26th 2016