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Wasteland Helm - Creating a Natural Rust Effect

By: Emily Schmidt

Follow along as we upcycle an ordinary welder’s mask into a rust covered and distressed wasteland helm using FolkArt Painted Finishes and acrylic paint.

At a Glance:

Project #15251 Skill Level: Advanced Time:
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This project features these great brands:

supplies

Plaid ® Cosplay Technique & Finishing Kit

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $79.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Painted Finishes - Light Rust, 4 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Painted Finishes - Dark Rust, 4 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Titanium White, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Pure Black, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Raw Sienna, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Podge Yellow, 2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $1.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Mod Podge ® Matte, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $6.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Mod Podge ® Ultra Matte, 4 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $9.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.
osupplies

Other Supplies

  • EVA foam
  • Contact cement
  • Water basin
  • Paper towels

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.

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