I’m a total sucker for ladies with fiery red hair, so when deciding which Witcher character to cosplay, Triss was a no-brainer.
Triss was the first complex character I’ve done that was almost completely a sewing project. The only things that weren’t sewing on this costume were some minor painting and fabricating a medallion (which I actually had already done prior to even starting the costume). Sewing, at one point, was my most feared of all art forms. I only started to really learn to sew after I got into cosplay, whereas I’ve been sculpting and painting all my life. Continue reading The Making of Triss Merigold