Leather ---------- Craft Foam
|Cut out the basic shape of the vambrace||Draw (or print template)|
|Make sure it fits well||Trace right through using a very pointy
But do not press too hard.
|Once you have the basic design, go back over the design with much more pressure in order to create a deep line||Using a clay sculpting tool (or butter knife) press in to design where you want it to be indented|
|Iron the design and then color with fabric marker||Buff with shoe polish to make darker.|
|Using fabric paint, color in the designs||cover the entire surface with Decoupage for shiney surface|
This method can be used to
make Aragorn's Bracers
and many other leather work pieces.