Hanbok-style Surcoat

I am working on a civillian garb for Iseul-Sung, my Palace Servant character. Like the rest of the costume it is inspired by traditional Hanbok. I’ve read somwhere that Hanbok is partially glued together istead of sewn, but of course it doesn’t say where its glued. Still, lots of textile glue hidden in this costume.

Calligraphy Practice

There is this beautiful way to write English in a writing system suitable for an East Asian character. It’s called square word Calligraphy. I practiced a bit before the larp, but writing this is actually easier than it looks, so I was able to get into it very quickly. During the larp I still used… Continue reading Calligraphy Practice

Wôn Iseul-Sung

Broken Crown IV was my most spontaneous Larp so far. I decided to attend about two weeks before the Larp and made a new Character in that period of Time. It worked out better than I’d hoped. And I need to wear coloured contact lenses more often. The character’s costume is mostly inspired by Joseon… Continue reading Wôn Iseul-Sung

Sudden Hanfu Attack

So my Han Dynasty Markswoman is slowly turning a Ming Dynasty Markswoman. I made my fist Hanfu and a black felt hat. This is only the first Layer, both the main Hanfu and a warm coat are still in planning. I am quite happy with how they turned out and I’m looking forward to making the… Continue reading Sudden Hanfu Attack