Hello my homemade costume friends; (sorry if I make some English mistake) my name is Teddy, I live in Brazil, in a city call Iguaçu Falls. For last year I decide to make my own Davy Jones costume from Pirates of Caribbean. In our town we have this costume party every year that has a costume contest which I won in 2009 with this Homemade Davy Jones Costume from Pirates of Caribbean.
I started watching some pictures of the movie, drawings, pictures by side and back of the character, watching some other Davy Jones costumes on Youtube. I´ve seen great talented guys making latex masks and other expensive stuff, them I decided to make mine as cheap as possible, using recyclables and some other cheap materials.
I used cardboard for the inside and paper mache for the outside for the Davy´s crab Claw, and crab Leg and Paper Mache for the Mask. For the Tentacles I used foam underneath and cirugic gloves cutted finger by finger and put together with a hot glue gun. The details of the bottom of the sea are made with paper mache and real sea shells.
Thank you, any questions just post below and I’ll answer!
2 thoughts on “Coolest Homemade Davy Jones Costume from Pirates of Caribbean”
That is the most amazing handmade costume I have seen…………you are an ARTIST!!
FANTASTIC!!…. Had to write and let you know what a fabulous job you did …thoroughly enjoyed!! THANKS
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