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Tutorials


 

At Arda Wigs Canada, our mission is to inspire and educate! Here we have assembled a library of tutorials produced by ourselves, our US counterpart Arda Wigs, and talented creators around the world. Don't see the tutorial you're looking for, or want to suggest some great content to add to our list? Email us at info@ardawigscanada.ca - we love to hear from you!

 

  

Wearing Wigs

Understanding Different Types of Wigs

How to Wear a Wig

How to Use Arda Accessories

Removing and Adding Wefts by Cowbutt Crunchies

How to Accessorize and Keep Heavy Wigs on

with Wig Clips

How to Wear a Lace Front by Cowbutt Crunchies

Using Accordion Combs for Heavy Wigs

Long Clips vs. Long Wefts

How to Size a Wig Larger

How to Size a Wig Smaller

How to Use Ponytail Wraps

Tripod Mannequin Stand

Fixing Wig Static

How to Pack Wigs by Cowbutt Crunchies

How to Wear a Viktor

Altering the Chibi's Size

How to Use Ghost Bond Lacefront Adhesive

Alligator vs. Duckbill Hair Clips

 

Wig Upkeep

How to Detangle Straight and Curly Wigs

How to Reset a Hairbun

How to Reset Curly Wigs

How to Wash Your Wig

How to Save a Tangled/Frizzy Wig

How to Fix Specialty Ponytail Wigs and "Bag Hair"

Fixing Itchy Wigs

Bag Hair Fix: Bubbled Top

Bag Hair Fix: Gaps and Bumps

 

Dyeing Wigs

Colouring with Alcohol-Based Markers by Cowbutt Crunchies

Ombre Dye Tutorial

Rit Dyemore Tutorial 

 

Cutting Wigs

How to Cut Your Own Bangs

How to Cut "Bishounen Bangs"

How to Cut with a Hair Shaping Razor

Adding Layers/Texture

How to Thin a Wig

 

Styling Wigs

Securing Removable Hair Pieces by Cowbutt Crunchies

Ponytail Wig Hack

How to Straighten a Wig

Using Heat on Heat-resistant Wigs

How to Curl with Hot Water

How to Spike Your Wig

How to Style Fluffy Anime Bangs

Super Gravity Defying Bangs

How to Ventilate a Lace Front

Quick and Easy Hairlines

How to Splice Wigs Together

How to Splice Lacefronts Together

How to Combine Wigs for Volume

How to Prepare Wigs for Ponytails and Up-dos

How to Achieve Pigtails on Non-pigtail Wigs

Creating High Pigtails with Non pigtail Wigs 

by Cowbutt Crunchies

How to Alter Arda's Jasmine or Jeannie Bangs

Creating Different Shapes by Axel Wig Shop 

Wood Glue Magic by Fish'n'wigs

Undercut Wig Tutorial 

Beard Tutorial

Detachable Ponytail Wig by Alana van den Berg

Using Wefts and Jumbo Braids for Ears and Tail Construction by Havenaims 

Pinup Look

Ahoge Tutorial

Adding Length and Volume to Wigs by RHatake

Making a Hard Shell Wig Cap by HairMel

Moving a Skin Top

Hair Scales by Cowbutt Crunchies

Wavy Spikes by Cowbutt Crunchies

Fluffy Spikes

Easy Extensions from Ponytail Clips

Creating Hairbuns from Wraps and Clips

How to Pluck Lacefronts

How to Fluff a Josephine

Adding Baby Hairs to Updos and Ponytails

How to Style a Faux Hawk on a Rocky

How to Tease Ponytails

Harlequin Weaving by Cowbutt Crunchies

Creating a Faux Ombre with Wefts

Creating a Faux Hawk with Arda's Rocky

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Getting Started

How to Get Started with Foam Armour  by Kamui Cosplay

How to Use Lumin’s Workshop Foam Clay by Cosplay Shop BE

Form-Lite EVA Foam vs. Hard-Lite EVA Foam

Comparing Popular Pro-Making Materials (EVA Foam and Thermoplastic)

Armour Making Mini Guide by Kamui Cosplay

 

Lumin’s Workshop Foam Clay

Using Foam Clay in Silicone Molds (Freezer Method)

Foam Clay as an EVA Foam Gap Filler

Contact Cement and Foam Clay

Making Hollow Horns

Lightweight Horns with Foam Clay & Tinfoil

Making Horns with Pool Noodles & Foam Clay

Priming and Painting Foam Clay Pieces

How to Make a Handprint Keepsake

How to Make Antlers from Foam Clay by Cosplay Shop BE

Sculpting Foam Clay Bevels

Sanding Foam Clay

How to Dye Foam Clay

Super Crown Tutorial

Blending Joints with Foam Clay by Go Big Go Home Cosplay

Sculpting Vines & Branches by Cowbutt Crunchies

Making Foam Clay Boots by Treatz Cosplay

 

EVA Foam

Heat-scoring EVA Foam

How to Sew EVA Foam

Making Faux Leather with EVA Foam

Making a Pauldron with EVA Foam

The Best Glue for EVA Foam by Kamui Cosplay

Foam Breastplate Tutorial by Kamui Cosplay

 

Bevels, Dowels, and Scales

Making Edging with Bevels

How to Make EVA Foam Chain

Heat-shaping Foam Scales

 

Priming & Painting

Weathering Techniques for Cosplay by Tested.com

How to Airbrush for Beginners by Kamui Cosplay

Turning Foam into Metal by Kamui Cosplay

How to Apply Plastidip by Kamui Cosplay

How to Prime your EVA Foam Armour by Kamui Cosplay

 

Thermoplastics

Wonderflex Tutorial by Kamui Cosplay

How to Make a Worbla Bracer by Kamui Cosplay

Black Worbla - Breastplate Tutorial by Kamui Cosplay

 

Advanced Techniques

3D Modeling with Blender by Kamui Cosplay

LED Basics by Kamui Cosplay

Animated LED Basics by Kamui Cosplay

LED Zinogre Dual Blades by Kamui Cosplay

 

Patterns and Kits

Key Shaped Sword (Kit)

Head Piece Inspired by J’eanne d’Arc

 

Aerith Gainsborough Wig Tutorial

Black Widow Marker Wig Tutorial

Glimmer from She-Ra Wig Tutorial

Deku Wig Tutorial

Bowsette Wig Tutorial

Violet Evergarden Wig Tutorial

Brigitte (Overwatch) Wig Tutorial

Sombra (Overwatch) Wig Tutorial

Luna Freya Wig Tutorial

Sailor Moon Odango Hack

Rapunzel Wig Tutorial

Link (Breath of the Wild) Wig Tutorial

Runaan from The Dragon Prince Wig Tutorial

Winifred (Hocus Pocus) Wig Tutorial 

The Countess (American Horror Story) Wig Tutorial by Hee Hee

Cinderella Wig by J.Hart Design

Elsa Tutorial by Supernovadobe

Inuyasha Wig by Hee-hee

Pizzazz & Stormer Wigs by Hee-Hee

Nui Harime Tutorial by NekoNami Cosplay

Axel Wig by Chibinischan

Great Fairy Wig by U.P. Cosplay

Judal/Judar Wig by Malindachan

Doremi Harukaze by FallenWings

Todoroki Wig Tutorial

Hozuki and Bonbori by Koi0ishly

Mei Wig Tutorial by Anigamer Cosplay

Wicke Wig Tutorial by Pisara Cosplay

Professor Willow Wig by Hee-Hee

Sailor Moon Wig Tutorial by AntiquityDreams

Viktor Wig Tutorial by Pisara Cosplay

Christophe Undercut Tutorial