LobitaWorks

Earlier this year, I volunteered to create one of the raffle prizes for one of the FuckYeahFursuiting blog’s charity drives (not this current one that’s going on, the one prior), and here is the finished result. :) I didn’t like my original design, it just wasn’t coming out right, so I enlisted the amazing Synchra for her help designing a totally new character (the third image). :)

Made a few minor mods to the design as I worked on it, pretty happy with the outcome! This possie’s owner seems pretty happy too, yay!

This cute toony scruff of an opossum has soft, spotty, minky ears, a big shiny pink nose, funny teeth, and a wide area of vision out the eyes. This is the fifth opossum I’ve made, and I’ll be working on the sixth later this month and next. ;) I like ‘em, what can I say?

FAQ: Materials, Supplies, Tutorials
Price quotes: lobitaworks@gmail.com

Done, here’s a sneak peek. Finished pics will be on Tumblr, FA, DA, Weasyl, etc later. #fursuit #opossum

Done, here’s a sneak peek. Finished pics will be on Tumblr, FA, DA, Weasyl, etc later. #fursuit #opossum

Pinning and double-checking… Looks pretty good to me. #fursuit

Pinning and double-checking… Looks pretty good to me. #fursuit

Not much left to do! #fursuit #opossum

Not much left to do! #fursuit #opossum

Gluing in the top row of teeth, gotta let that sit.

Gluing in the top row of teeth, gotta let that sit.

I’ll go with these eyes. #fursuit #opossum

I’ll go with these eyes. #fursuit #opossum

Can you help me?? I need help making a wolf fursuit head and i'm having trouble figuring out how to make base, then covering it with fur.

Sorry I forgot to answer your question! You caught me right before a convention, so I was super overworked and rushing to pack things.

Anytime people ask me a fursuit building question, I will always point them to Fursuit LJ. It’s been around for quite a little time now, and there are hundreds of awesome guides, tutorials, photo sets, advice posts, etc on anything and everything having to do with making animal costumes. There are a number of ways to make a headbase- with some experimentation, I’m sure you’ll figure out the way you like to work best.

As for furring, I actually did make a tutorial about that: http://lobitaworks.tumblr.com/post/69108356120/make-a-tutorial-on-furring-a-head-hope-its

Good luck, happy crafting!

Workin’ more on this possie head… headfur is sewn together, just need to sew up the ear fabric and line the mouth, and I’ll be ready to start gluing stuff. More WIPs tomorrow, I’m sure!

Workin’ more on this possie head… headfur is sewn together, just need to sew up the ear fabric and line the mouth, and I’ll be ready to start gluing stuff. More WIPs tomorrow, I’m sure!

Approximately one kajillion tails for sale! —> SHOP LINK with all the relevant information: https://www.etsy.com/shop/LobitaWorks <— All these tails except the Twilight Sparkle tail are approximately the same size and shape, the different furs and photo angles can make them look a bit different. These would work well for a wolf, a fox, a pony, a fluffy cat, whatever you want! Not quite what you had in mind? Contact us about custom work! lobitaworks@gmail.com

Approximately one kajillion tails for sale!
—> SHOP LINK with all the relevant information: https://www.etsy.com/shop/LobitaWorks <—

All these tails except the Twilight Sparkle tail are approximately the same size and shape, the different furs and photo angles can make them look a bit different. These would work well for a wolf, a fox, a pony, a fluffy cat, whatever you want!

Not quite what you had in mind? Contact us about custom work!

Just listed another big scraps lot on Etsy- the one from the other day is still available too, surprisingly enough. :)

7 lbs+ of fur scraps: https://www.etsy.com/listing/196774529/fur-scraps-over-7-lbs

4 lbs+ of fur scraps: https://www.etsy.com/listing/196513033/fur-scraps-over-4-lbs?

Everyone who’s bought these scraps lots before have been pretty happy with them, I hope whomever snags these makes some awesome things! :D