Mara’ramja! Fyaren back again with another sewing project for my new Renaissance-inspired Kender Paladin kit–a doofy hat! In my mundane life I really love to wear hats, but it’s always brought on me a certain agony…how could I possibly ever cover my majestic topknot!? Well, most people don’t know this, but Kender can wear many […]
Mara’ramja, hello all! It’s Fyaren again, this time with a cheap, fun latex ear tip project you can make at home! Finally: get the small expensive look of subtle silicone tips for the price (and maintenance) of familiar latex, match the base ear color to your skin tone, craft that perfect upturned ear tip shape, […]
2 Seam Tunic Tutorial (or the easy tunic for noobs) All pictures are after the direction. Start by picking a fabric that will breathe like cotton or linen (synthetic fabrics are not your friend). I used an old bedsheet for this tutorial, so I started by cutting off the top and bottom hems so that […]
Hello Drentha! Fyaren here again. Camping at Ragnarok, the largest event for our sport Dagorhir, is a fantastic but taxing experience in all aspects. For campers with food allergies, like myself, hassle-free food alternatives are essential for fueling an active, healthy character all week long! Alric gave me a fun article on early Anglo-Saxon breads (I […]
Back when I was first joining Drentha in 2010, I would make leather handles by wrapping them with a long strip. This looked okay, but took a lot of leather (that also wasn’t always easy to get in a correctly-shaped scrap). Now that I have a bit more experience, my methods have improved, and I […]
If you read any Dagorhir tutorial, it will tell you to use a kind of glue called Dap. If you’re new to foamsmithing and don’t have a background in construction, odds are you’ve never worked with this adhesive before. If you’re like me when I first started, you might not even know what it looks […]
Alric here! I’m re-posting an updated version of my tutorial for putting together a blade kit of 4lb fry, 2lb striking surface, and ensolite (‘marine foam’) stab tip.