Movies & Television

Stranger Things monster tutorial (closed mouth)

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In this episode we once again step into the world of television and the awesome Netflix series Stranger Things with its iconic monster

In our previous Stranger Things tutorial we created the monster with an open mouth, jaws ready to attack and bite down. This time however we take a different approach as we create the monster with a closed mouth. In a way this is even more scary since we don’t really know what to expect. All we know is that is has multiple jaws, just waiting to open up.

Since this is a fairly large mask we needed to keep it light weight or it would be uncomfortable to wear. To achieve this we constructed it using a combination of latex paste and cotton. This allowed us to fluff the jaw pieces up and make the whole mask protrude a lot without any insane weight. If you want to get the latex paste surfaces extra smooth on your Stranger things monster you should try using a brush with liquid latex and long strokes. Most importantly, let the whole thing dry properly over night before you start with the paint job.

The process will require you to be somewhat familiar with using latex paste but other than that it’s not a very complex construction. A lot of the work goes into the paint job so take your time. To make it fit on your face we do recommend using a face cast when you construct it. If you don’t have a face cast you can always use a round object like a bowl or similar in the same size as your face. Cause if you’re doing a Stranger things monster you might as well do it good.

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Comments

  1. Cotton candy Gacha

    2 months ago

    I love this show and ima be eleven I'm waiting for season 3😬😅😅😅
  2. Elizabeth Bowling

    5 months ago

    Can Elli make the Tiffany look from chucky
  3. Isabella Berglund

    6 months ago

    Why it is swedish?? I am swedish. Eng: my name is Swe: jag heter
  4. Catie Byrne

    10 months ago

    Can you do Remus Lupin in Wolf form?
  5. Peanut butter Bleach

    11 months ago

    **Walks Into A Wall
  6. Dream

    1 year ago

    Do you do a frozen Elsa
  7. Victor Juliano

    1 year ago

    Amei só q podia ter legenda em português br
  8. ANGEL OF DEATH FROM HELLBOY
  9. Katie Villarreal

    1 year ago

    How about FNAF's Puppet?
  10. CrackrrJack

    1 year ago

    what cotton did you use i am trying to do this and i order cotton ball and they're not working.
  11. Brittany Beck

    1 year ago

    i thought about being a dead mermaid for halloween and since I have my lip pierced, I was thinking I could put something that looks like a fish hook in my lip so it looks like I was a mermaid that was caught by a fisherman.
  12. Ballora

    1 year ago

    uhhh... idk maybe you should make the killer doll lilly D.
  13. Sandra Mandri

    1 year ago

    How do write the monsters name
  14. Harry's world 123

    1 year ago

    Can you make supergirl fell from the sky. Love you guys
  15. NO LOGIC

    1 year ago

    UNICORN ZOMBIE!!!!!!!!
  16. Lxx Uxn

    1 year ago

    Who else can't wait any longer until stranger things starts up?
  17. zoe fierro

    1 year ago

    can you do "it" inspired make up pleeeeease
  18. Le roux Koulou

    1 year ago

    Were do you get your grease paints?? Btwlove your talent.
  19. Markus Kukk

    1 year ago

    i love this show
  20. Renee Tellers

    1 year ago

    You should do an eleven from stranger things
  21. YOunnngg BeE

    1 year ago

    do "The Grudge" from The Grudge please! love youuuuuu <33333333333333
  22. Mercedes Ortiz

    1 year ago

    when i make the mix i have Lots of lumps, how can i make them disappear?
  23. Harry Crowl

    1 year ago

    I want to see a goat head/mask tutorial from this channel. it would be really good for Halloween (because black goats are associated with the devil). I'm planning to do that this year... I guess it would be simular to their werewolf tutorial.
  24. Shadow _ Bonnie

    1 year ago

    It's so cool because if you know what I mean, it's cool that the person who's making it is like the one who's putting it on, only if you know what I mean, it's so cool
  25. jino rosel

    1 year ago

    the monster is eleven's mom like if I'm right 🤘🤘🤘😀😀😀
  26. Hannah Powers

    1 year ago

    Omg my screen is bugging when I pause for some reason when I pause at 7:54 it's like a gif , but not it's when she is painting, so creeeeeepy
  27. Ayo sis

    1 year ago

    Please do a pale man tutorial
  28. Aleigha Stringham

    1 year ago

    can you use glue instead of latex
  29. paintjob more like a blowjob
  30. I would totally scare the shiznits outta my grandma if I did this makeup. It would be just for laughs or cosplay of course. pls don't hate on me. Also still amazing job with the makeup! 😃
    • Cuttlefish Captain

      1 year ago

      Buttontale Sans Just saying your going to get hate if you have an undertale profile Im dont hate the game im just saying you mau get some hate.
  31. jupiter w

    2 years ago

    Fett överudda prylar HAHAHAH bästa jag hört 😂😂👌
  32. Neytirix’s Pet

    2 years ago

    The beginning spells "Ellimacs SFX"
  33. jueanna joe

    2 years ago

    Do a conjuring 2 valak makeup and costume if are that scare I will give you a thumps up
  34. SteelBug _420

    2 years ago

    Here's an idea; Jason Voorhees makeup tutorial.
  35. Carson Coley

    2 years ago

    Do Diana from lights out!!!
  36. Hilaria Guzman

    2 years ago

    Not good😨😨😨
  37. Lucky

    2 years ago

    werewolf
  38. Jacob Nordin

    2 years ago

    Looks like a scone from hell.
  39. DanielleJG Grit

    2 years ago

    https://www.facebook.com/BestofVines/videos/2436708223018889/ Look at this! He combined the two tutorials, so awesome!!
  40. Ø3ŁΛ òwó

    2 years ago

    WILL NOOO!!!
  41. Kaylee Helling

    2 years ago

    Can you do a possessed little girl please
  42. Kenny De Braekeleer

    2 years ago

    I made my masks with your tutorial , Thx , i made some pictures : https://www.flickr.com/photos/137809399@N02/albums/72157674494981211
  43. Jay Jayjay

    2 years ago

    This is how my mom describes penises in order to prevent me from becoming gay...
  44. space_dood 88

    2 years ago

    I LOVE STRANGER THINGS SO MUCH THEY FOUND WILLLLLLL IN THE UPSIDE DOWN I LOVE IT
  45. miss thing

    2 years ago

    obito ? xD
  46. gabrielavukota2

    2 years ago

    Looks like a chicken just laying there on the table, lol.
  47. Marcus Coleman

    2 years ago

    I would like to see anubis Egyptian God
  48. Scherezade Garrido

    2 years ago

    sorry you mix latex with normal flour?? for create a paste?
  49. Anthony Dee

    2 years ago

    What are you supposed to wear ?? Especially as a guy
    • Cinder Cat

      1 year ago

      Anthony Dee why does being a guy matter ? Just wear a skin tone body suit.
  50. Artist by Random

    2 years ago

    what bout conjoined twins...? o-o
  51. B R O K E N

    2 years ago

    can u please do a creepy puppet?
  52. Adrianna Parker

    2 years ago

    insane or a demented Alice?
  53. The Real Amy Jane

    2 years ago

    have you ever tried pax paints to colour your masks? pax paints = acrylic paint + pros aide glue
  54. OH MY GOD I LOVE THIS A LOT
  55. Hind Gamer

    2 years ago

    T̺h̺a̺t̺'s̺ t̺h̺e̺ d̺e̺m̺e̺r̺o̺r̺g̺n̺
  56. -/ JamieChu \-

    2 years ago

    What about sailor moon or undertake characters?
  57. ThatOneAlien

    2 years ago

    I was Freddy kuggar (spelled wrong) I did the make up for at least an hour
  58. Dustin Nguyen

    2 years ago

    It looks like a mutated version of steam pork buns
  59. Blue Zombie Girl

    2 years ago

    how did you do the stranger things font?
  60. Jordyn Hardy

    2 years ago

    Y E S
  61. Kenny De Braekeleer

    2 years ago

    What paint do you use is it normal acryl paint ? , is it good to paint your skin with thesame paint ? does it come off well afterwards ? Thx in advance
  62. XFantasyCreatureX

    2 years ago

    Is this from a movie?
  63. Alicia Meehan

    2 years ago

    Make the evil nun from the conjuring! You guys would killlll it!
  64. Ibrahim Ramic

    2 years ago

    this is the best thing I have ever seen.
  65. Ibrahim Ramic

    2 years ago

    this is the best thing I have ever seen.
  66. Ibrahim Ramic

    2 years ago

    this is the best thing I have ever seen
  67. Ibrahim Ramic

    2 years ago

    this is the best thing I have ever seen
  68. witchysshame. exe

    2 years ago

    It's from a book series, but would you please do Mr. Dowling from the Zom-B series
  69. Lily Larsen

    2 years ago

    How about a half cat person (or any other animal)
  70. CrazyGirl12123

    2 years ago

    What would you recommend to wear on the rest of your body with this mask?
  71. GorgoneMedusa666

    2 years ago

    how would you create a pyramid head headpiece from silent Hill
  72. PanEmuu

    2 years ago

    One of my Halloween costumes was like this creepy spider queen or just like a really scary spider or ometing like that. Do you think you can try that?
  73. Ashley Nagel

    2 years ago

    Would you guys maybe be able to do a tutorial on a wolf costume? Not a werewolf though just like a realistic actual wolf facepaint or something?
  74. Is there anything else I can use because I don't have a face cast T^T
    • Nina Nowicka

      1 year ago

      yeah sure, but then things won't actually fit properly. dummie heads would work for stuff like horns, additional eyes, thorns, prickles - basically anything having small contact surface with skin; or wigs. anything that requires you to cover your eye(s), nose, chin, eyebrows should be done on a cast, otherwise it will look like a face mask bought in a Halloween shop. that, or it will fall off. either way, not a great idea to use a reversed bowl.
    • Hannah Powers

      1 year ago

      Its Just Me it would be easier to buy a dummie head from michaels or do it on the round sides of a bowl(upside down bowl)
    • +Nina Nowicka ^v^
    • Nina Nowicka

      2 years ago

      always happy to help out ^__^
    • +Nina Nowicka Thank you fellow sfx human :)
  75. Emily's life

    2 years ago

    That looks legit scary