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Cosplaying sculptor recreates iconic pop culture masks, from ‘Avatar’ to Zelda

Malcolm Hofmann of TikTok’s madprincedesigns is a cosplaying mask sculptor. Hofmann creates his own sculptures and molds to make costumes that reference “Guardians of the Galaxy,” “Avatar” and the video game Zelda. The artist typically constructs a clay sculpture of each mask that’s an art piece but also serves as the base to create a silicone mold for more masks.In one clip, Hofmann gave his followers insight on how to create a mold. He pours three layers of silicone onto an uka uka mask from the game Crash Bandicoot. Then he places another layer of silicone caulk onto it. Next, he smoothes on two layers of plaster bandages. Once dried, he removes the sculpture and the silicone mold is ready to use. In a different video, the artist shows how he constructed a...
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TikTok artist uses sponges to make trendy fashion sketches

One artist is making good use out of regular kitchen sponges. TikTok user artinveins describes her work as “satisfying art.” She utilizes multiple techniques for each piece, starting with a pencil sketch and then incorporating stencils and sponge paints. The artist has amassed a hefty following of over 96,000 — likely because the final product of her art is usually equally as interesting as the process itself.In one drawing, Artinveins uses color pencils and markers to draw and color a woman’s face. But she doesn’t fill in the subject’s hair. Instead, she created a stencil with the exact same dimensions of the bob.She layers the stencil over the original image, then uses a sponge with rainbow paint to pat color onto the hair. When artinveins lifts the st...