After a couple years in a row of making some of my favorite costumes, this year for Halloween my friend & I went as the aliens from John Carpenter’s They Live. We constructed the faces from masks we bought at a craft store, and my husband dressed up as the hero, played by Rowdy Roddy Piper.
“I’ve come here to chew bubblegum and kick ass…and I’m all out of bubblegum.”
UPDATE: Want to see how to create one step-by-step? Check out my detailed instructions HERE.
just call me Formaldehyde Face
stills from the movie
mask making (click for larger image)
add a wig, & PRESTO!