Roma and Chavant come in an assortment of consistency. A good place to start when deciding on tools is to get a sculpting tool kit. Look for one that has 1 or 2 wire end tools, a modeling tool, flexible palettes and maybe a sponge.
Like every geeky Halloween loving dork out there I like the show Faceoff, and I was like i can sooo do that. Bad part is their supplies can run into the thousands of dollars. I going to show you an economical way to start into the hobby.
RD is the highest quality casting latex available for mask making, prop making and slush molded prosthetics. Formulated specifically for casting into gypsum molds, RD Mask Making Latex is a single component, air drying natural latex compound used widely by mask makers around the globe. Popular among many special effects artists, RD can be brushed or poured into gypsum molds.
Making a latex mask is a fun way to get creative when designing a costume. Begin with shaping out the form of the mask using foam, clay, and liquid latex. Then you can move onto decorating your mask!
I made a full head latex mask of the predator using a 2 part plaster mold, this method is used to provide excellent detail. Did you use this instructable in your classroom? Add a Teacher Note to share how you incorporated it into your lesson.
Latex mask generally refers to a full-head enclosure or disguise, often worn by someone as a part of a costume and usually made from natural latex rubberthough some masks can be made of vinylsilicone rubber or foam latex. Latex masks were among the earlier techniques to be classified as special effectstypically in film but applying also to the theatre, . Latex masks are capable of portraying various guises, including monsters skullsmythical creatures, animalshumans, zombies,  certain inanimate objects such as a baseball or a crescent moon and even political figures such as Richard Nixon and popular film, TV or cartoon characters.
These tutorials are mostly aimed at creative individuals who enjoy working in a digital environment. Currently the videos available are for the open-source 3d graphics program Blender and Adobe software. Your pocket money will support future development, or I might just use it to buy a pizza!