Mystique (Movie version) - X-men





I'd love to try this - I think with latex.

Don't know when, so I'll just leave it here in 'planned'. :)


Freyarule posted on 27 November, 2009 - 14:36
Uwaaaaaa this will be so epic! Very brave you are indeed!

Captain_Marvelous posted on 27 November, 2009 - 14:37
Aww what con are you doing this for? let me know and I will get my wolverine finished *its been up with progress shots since last christmas* cant wait to see this!

Ranma1-2 posted on 27 November, 2009 - 17:22
I have one slot available at May Expo. But I still haven't done Silk Spectre yet. Oct Expo is penned in already.. Unless there are some other suitable Cons Mystique might have to wait untill 2011. :I

Captain_Marvelous posted on 28 November, 2009 - 08:27
tbh I have kita and ame this year so the DC/Marvel group thing is realistically gonna have to wait while 2011 O_o oh well ^.^

FairyPorchQueen posted on 2 December, 2009 - 21:10
great choice ^___^ id like to see how your going to go aobut this, i gotta pull something similar together if i ever want to do shiva

Ranma1-2 posted on 2 December, 2009 - 23:30
Hi Emmy ^_^ This is how I'm planning to make the costume: I'm going a latex route. I'm thinking of making the costume as seperate sections..head, sleeved bolero type cropped top, and leggins. (I found a cheap place to get latex clothing seconds. So a mask, sleeved top and leggins wont be massively expensive, and they will be a great start point.) Headpiece will consist of mask similar to catwoman with wig attatched. Sleeved top will be cut/altered so the neckline and hemline come close to the screen costume. My boobs will be incorporated into the top itself - First I will make either a plaster body cast or a duct-tape type dummy, and then sculpt the boobs onto that. Then mould the front with boobs from liquid latex and incorporate them onto the latex top. Similarly the waistline of the leggins will be scooped close to the screen costume. Skin texture details will be applied all over and then the costume will be painted with latex paint. Exposed parts of the body will be covered with body paint. That's the plan. How hard this will be...ummmm ..If I suceed it shall be amazing. :) If you're wanting to do Shiva I think you could do it a completely different way - I'll pm ya.

FairyPorchQueen posted on 2 December, 2009 - 23:51
WOW your idea sounds amazing, what a plan ^___^ i cant wait to see progress seriously..amazing :D im planning FFVIII shiva woop woop

Ranma1-2 posted on 3 December, 2009 - 00:15
lols Ok Stick Shiva in your 'planned'..Do it now! Then we can dicuss it :D

FairyPorchQueen posted on 3 December, 2009 - 00:19
eheheh ok its going in! :p great ref pics on mystique btw! really nice

Sephirayne posted on 5 December, 2009 - 11:49
Oooo! Awesome. Good luck with putting it together. Should be epic.

Ranma1-2 posted on 5 December, 2009 - 12:27
Thanks. ^__^

Kaka Extreme posted on 5 December, 2009 - 13:12
oooooh please! i would LOVE to see this XD shes is awesome in the movie and im sure youll do a great job ^_^ can not wait!

Ranma1-2 posted on 5 December, 2009 - 23:05
May take a lil time as I have to go through all those processes. The only part I'm not confident about is painting latex effectively. If I can find out how to do that I think the rest will be quite easy.

Captain_Marvelous posted on 19 December, 2009 - 22:52
I took snowy wolverine shots today and I had no xmen in it with me :(

Captain_Marvelous posted on 20 December, 2009 - 09:07
Aww thanks its my christmas gruff XD Its getting shaved off probably after full sirius shots *im bright blonde which means my beard never really comes through that much, im using brown mascara on it for sirius and black for logan* im not sure when this is for tbh it might be for when i go to an expo again :) mabye for the star wars one XD ps: my blood is extremely thick It sounds made up but I dont rightly know what cold feels like XD i know its dangerous as I can get hypothermia if im not careful. but it has a double edge to the sword as heat acts like kryptonite and makes me feel sleepy and ill :( so how are we planning on doing this mystique...bodysuit?

Ranma1-2 posted on 20 December, 2009 - 12:30
Oh thats a great idea using mascara to darken the beard, it really works well. I would have assumed you were naturally dark if you hadn't said. :) Oh Mystique is gonna be a combination of latex parts and body painted parts. In my head it sounds easy - sometimes these things don't always work out that way when you come to do them though. If I can learn how to paint latex the blue colour the rest will be easy to make I think, once I've made my body double to mess about with sculpting. I cant wait to sculpt some epic looking bewbs! =P

Captain_Marvelous posted on 20 December, 2009 - 17:12
XD im trying to get good falsies for lust this coming kitacon XD lets see how money pans out :) And I have to be honest this mistique sounds awesome, albeit a little kinky :P but thats probably why i like it XD have fun with it either way.

Ranma1-2 posted on 22 December, 2009 - 02:03
Thanks, if it doesn't look convincing to me in progress I won't pursue it. I'm hoping it will look good though. :)

Anime_Angel posted on 22 January, 2010 - 17:19
Ya I hope to have it by midlands, but is a definate costume for memorobilia in March for sure^__^

FusionRose posted on 27 January, 2010 - 20:54
Oh wow! Can't wait to see this =D Good luck

No thanks posted on 5 February, 2010 - 00:00
I am looking foward to seeing this so much!!! You'll pull this off magnificently i bet!<333

Ranma1-2 posted on 5 February, 2010 - 00:09
Thanks, I hope it succeeds like I want it to. ^_^

No thanks posted on 6 February, 2010 - 21:29
Will definately have to come get photo's of you at some point!

Quinzel posted on 21 March, 2011 - 01:24
Holy friggin' crap. This is just the definition of epic!

Ranma1-2 posted on 21 March, 2011 - 01:40
Quinzel - ^_^ Hope it will be epic win! Theres a lot of work to pull this off successfully. Hence body cast planned and in the works.