This is our 6th year entering Jaxon in this contest! The knight armor is primarily made with recycled plumbing insulation foam, brads, and silver spray paint.
Armor: made with recycled plumbing insulation, puffy paint detail, silver spray paint, and attached with velcro to the sleeves and pants. The body armor wears like a vest with velcro straps on the side of the body and shoulders. The arms and knee armor are made to allow movement. Foam pieces are attached with brads.
Shield: $1.00 serving tray with puffy paint detail. The rope handle knot is covered with plastic ping pong balls cut in half. Finished with silver spray paint.
Helmet: Papier mache. Cardboard structure, newspaper strips dipped in flour and water mixture. Puffy paint for dimension and feather details glued on with hot glue.
Sword: Plastic light-up sword sprayed silver.