Getting Started with Cosplay by Svetlana Quindt (Kamui Cosplay)


Want to get into cosplay, but no idea where start? Then this is the book for you! On 48 pages and over 140 pictures, Kamui will show you how to pick a character, get basic materials and tools, search for tutorials and work with a limited budget and to a tight schedule. She will help you to organise your crafting corner, share your work online and stay motivated during a long project. Cosplay is for everyone, so let's have some fun together!

Over the years Kamui has written and made videos of many cosplay making tutorials, and now they are available in book form! This book is fully illustrated, with many step-by-step guides.

This is part 11 of her books and covers:

– Introduction to cosplay
– Most basic tools and materials
– Cosplay is for everybody
– Finding references and motivation
– Your first tools and materials
– Working with a budget
– Organising your workshop
– Time management
– Handling social media
– Dealing with criticism

Featured examples include:

– Trainer (Pokémon Go)
– Wizard (Diablo III)
– Iden Versio (Star Wars Battlefront 2)

The book is 48 pages long, in full colour, and written in English.