Podcast - Adam Savage Project

Beverly Downen – The Adam Savage Project – 9/22/20

We’re joined by the costumer and cosplayer Beverly Downen this week to talk about how cosplayers like her have adapted to shift to virtual conventions this year, staying motivated, and revisiting some of her past projects. We also discuss the collaboration between cosplayer and photographer, and the joy of sharing fabrication processes and techniques.

Comments (2)

2 thoughts on “Beverly Downen – The Adam Savage Project – 9/22/20

  1. the talk about finding that superhero pose made me wonder how common it is for cosplayers to look into the posing aspect of competitive bodybuilding – there should be quite a few overall parallels, and that very inward focus on how to exactly hold a limb in relation to the body parts around it, how much tension to hold in which muscle, how to emphasise some body parts against others, sounds like a useful technique to have in the repertoire.

  2. I saw her video on the making of the corset. It was so beautiful, but of course now I need a Cricket Cutter for my EVA foam projects. Does anyone know how often one would need to change or replace the cutting blades when cutting EVA. Anyways, great post cast and thanks again.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Making

Black Friday Sale!

Celebrate the holidays with us! Use TESTED15 for 15% off.

Culture

Power Rangers 1995 Movie’s Original Costumes!

We get up close to the original costumes and helmets made fo…

One Day Builds

Adam Savage’s One Day Builds: Hellboy Samaritan Ca…

Even though Adam's build of the Hellboy Samaritan prop repli…

Tech

HP Reverb G2 VR Headset Review!

We test and review the final shipping production model of HP…

Tech

Star Wars: Tales from The Galaxy’s Edge VR Review

We review the just-released VR game Star Wars: Tales from th…

Making

Inside Adam Savage’s Cave: Alien Nostromo Crew Win…

Adam shares a new addition to his Nostromo crew costume from…

One Day Builds

Adam Savage’s One Day Builds: Baby Yoda Mod and Re…

Adam is smitten by Sideshow Collectible's life-size replica …

Making

Adam Savage’s Favorite Tools: Mobile Filming Rig!

After over eight months of filming his builds in the cave, A…

Show And Tell

Inside Adam Savage’s Cave: Chronicles of Narnia Sw…

Adam shares a new piece from his movie sword collection that…

Making

Inside Adam Savage’s Cave: LEGO Minifig Blade Runn…

Today's show and tell is a version of that prop that Adam ne…