9Flame Cosplay showed this handy trick for smoothing seams or gaps in your Worbla using scraps and a butter knife.
Getting the very smoothest finish on your Worbla to achieve the best possible metallic paint effect is a multi-step process. The wonderful Anathiell broke down how she achieved her fantastic gold accessories for her Vincent Valentine costume in this video.
Rinkujutsu gave us this writeup regarding how she used Flexbond to create a smooth finish for their Magic Armor from Legend of Zelda.
“…And Sewing is Half the Battle!” ran Flexbond through the paces and gave us this fantastic writeup, covering both Foam and Worbla use.
The awesome 9Flame Cosplay shared this video showing the process of using fiberglass resin to prime or smooth your Worbla before painting for a smooth finish.
Worbla’s Transpart makes an excellent top layer to create a perfectly smooth and highly glossy finish for your armor and props.
Looking to ready your Worbla for painting? Here is a breakdown of the common methods for priming Worbla, their pros and cons, and what might work best in your situation!
There are multiple methods for prepping Worbla for painting, and Monki Maker shares a great writeup on their preferred method.
Rhaya Cosplay shared with us how to fix seams and repair damage to Worbla pieces.
Looking to get a super smooth surface for your paint? Coregeek Cosplay and Creations created this helpful graphic to show you how. This isn’t the only way to get a smooth surface, but it hands down the best, smoothest surface we’ve seen!