SKS Props Projects
Creating with HD-Foam
What does it take to be a foam fabricator? Learn the basic tools and techniques of using SKS Props to get you started on your journey. See the possibilities of using lightweight HD-Foam and how you can create standout, con-safe costumes and props. Making cosplays inspired by your favorite characters just got easier.
Stay tuned for more projects coming soon!
Favorite Art Supplies
SKS Props HD-Foam Rolls
SKS Props HD-Foam Dowels
SKS Props Lightweight Foam Clay
Wagner Studio Heat Tools
Flexbond for Worbla
Surebonder Mini Detail Glue Gun
Surebonder Mini Glue Sticks
Blick Self-Healing Cutting Mats
Blick Premier Snap Off Knife and Blades
Dremel 3000 Variable Speed Rotary Tool
Dremel Flex Shaft Rotary Tool Attachment
Strathmore 300 Series Bristol Board Pads
Liquitex Professional Heavy Body Acrylics and Sets
Iwata Eclipse Series Airbrushes
About the Artist
Steven K. Smith is a professional fabricator, artist, and owner of SKS Prop and Costume Supply, which produces a line of high-density foam supplies called HD-Foam. Widely known in the cosplay community for his detailed builds, or foam recreations, he is uniquely inspired by the fascinating worlds of popular video games and pop culture. His award-winning reproductions have gained widespread acclaim at multiple conventions and expos including Chicago Comics & Entertainment Expo, TwitchCon, and more. He lives with his wife and children in St. Louis, Missouri.