The Sandwich Method

Worbla is amazing and great for many things, but it’s very thin and flimsy when heated and shaped on its own. As such, when making armor and other pieces that need to have a smooth look, Worbla is often backed with foam. The sandwich method is the most commonly used and is mentioned in many…

The Folding Method

Tiff shared with us this great alternative to the sandwich method of layering Worbla for strength. The majority of people who use worbla for their cosplays appear to be using the “sandwich” method which involves covering a piece of craft foam with a piece of Worbla on each side. This is what I used to…

Recycling Worbla Scraps

Every bit of Worbla can be used, so make sure to never throw your scraps out! Below are a few ways to repurpose your Worbla scraps. FC Cosplay gave us this quick tutorial on forming your scraps back into sheets with help from a pasta roller. The Process: Scrap Worbla: I keep everything from larger…