Samus Chest Tutorial





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Start with creating the piece above with construction paper.

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Curve the piece around

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Add the back piece.

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Cut holes where the green lighting will be placed.

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Transcribe piece onto EVA foam.

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Plastic cups will be used for the exhausts of the jet pack.

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Using a dremel, cut the cups into the shape to the right (see picture above).

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Attach the cups onto the back of the chest piece.

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Cover black part with tape.  Plastidip and prime.

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Paint red.

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Remove tape, exposing black parts.

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Cut a piece shown above.  This will be inserted as the front collar of the chest piece.

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Score the above lines with a blade, and heat with a gun to acheive depth.

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Attach LED’s to the back of a piece of PVC sheet.

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Above illustrates the collar piece and LED’s installed.

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Using green cellophane (or green transparent sheet), attach to the front of the green LED’s.

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Using black craft foam, roll up and place inside of the cups in the back of the chest piece.

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Insert taplights into the exhausts.