Racer X Hood
Last update: March 25, 2010
First, I painted my
head sculpture from college white.
(It was previously used for a Galadriel crown and Sauron Helmet)
It is slightly
bigger than my son's head, but close enough to give me a working
And it doesn't move like he does!
Then I drew on the racer X pattern to the shape.
I then laid the
fabric on the head and drew the pieces one by one.
Solid line for cutting, dotted line for the seam/stitching
Next, all the pieces were pinned together.
Nothing like hand
the dots are the drawn on markers so I knew where to fold.
I pinned the pieces into place and then hand basted it.
After it was completely hand basted, I used the machine to sew it.
product. I may go back and touch up the back because
it looks a bit off... but we'll see. I have to make the gloves now! Oy!