Q: How can I request a custom fursuit from Goldenpaw Studio?
A: To request a custom fursuit, simply fill out our Fursuit Quote Form here. We'll get back to you with all the details you need!
Q: What materials are used in your fursuit creations?
A: Our fursuit heads are crafted with meticulous attention to quality and safety. We utilize 3D printed bases made from PLA+ filament and resin, upholstery foam, faux fur, glue sticks, synthetic threads, marine vinyls, and EVA foam. Ensuring the safety of the wearer is our top priority, and we strictly avoid adhesives that may emit harmful gases. While this list isn't exhaustive, we want to emphasize that the well-being of our customers is paramount. If you have any allergy or sensitivity concerns, please notify us personally.
Q: Can I commission individual fursuit parts, or do you only create full or partial suits?
A: Due to limited fur storage, I am currently unable to efficiently accommodate requests for individual fursuit parts. To streamline operations, I will be prioritizing quotes for full fursuit heads and extending special consideration to returning customers.
Q: What should I have ready when I am asking for a fursuit quote?
A: To streamline the quoting process, make sure to:
Q: How long does it take to complete a custom fursuit?
A: The timeline for a custom fursuit varies based on factors like complexity and our current workload. We'll provide an estimated completion time when discussing your commission. historically the average has been 3 months from quote to delivery. This depends entirely on inventory of current furs and shipping.
Q: How often will I get updates or confirmations during the fursuit creation process?
A: At each stage of the process, I strive to provide regular updates and seek your confirmation. Here's an overview of what to expect:
Q: How can I learn to make fursuits?
A: Learning to make fursuits can be an exciting journey! Personally, I used YouTube and followed this tutorial for basic theory. I also engaged in a lot of trial and error with my Finnigan head. Additionally, Kale graciously allowed me to pilot parts with his fursuit.
Q: How do I make a Duct Tape Dummy?
A: Making a Duct Tape Dummy is a useful step in creating custom-fitted costumes. Follow these very "Too Long Didn't Read" steps for a basic idea: