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Balticon 2018 Cosplay Workshop: Making Fuzzy Cat Ears

Posted by May 30, 2018 Comment

So, I used to cosplay. When I was younger I’d sew costumes together for Otakon and go about my little anime-loving way. I’ve gotten out of cosplay for the most part, but every now and again I still love to create things.

At Balticon this past weekend, there were a number of workshops where participants could create something and take it home. I went to the fuzzy ear workshop, since making cat ears is fairly simple. Host Carol Salemi gave a quick tutorial on how to cut fur (follow the fur, never cut against it), which patterns to use, and how to glue everything together. Within minutes I and my friends had a new pair of ears to wear around the con!

Carol makes beautiful jewelry as well — check it out on her Etsy store! And if you’d like to make your own fuzzy cat ears at home, here’s a great step-by-step guide.

About Veronica Webb

Veronica Webb is a self professed comic book nerd, with a strong focus on Archie and Golden Age comics. She also enjoys Disney World more than the average person, and bad movies. Speed Racer is one of her favorite movies. Seriously.

(Last Updated May 29, 2018 7:10 pm )

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