Re: Foam fit for lightweight mascot heads and masks
I think the foam you are referring to is called e.v.a., (ethylene vinyl
acetate), and it's used in sports paddind and shoe soles and
things like that.
I popped the name into google, and found a site that has a
tutorial on working with it: www.shenz.com/fm_eva.html
If you are going to use contact cement, be SURE to wear your
NIOSH approved respirator and gloves (I prefer nitrile to latex,
less chemical sensitive, and my hands don't smell like latex for
the rest of the day!).
Your local foam supplier could probably order you product that is
already bonded to jersey, so you could stitch it, and eliminate the
Best of luck, post photos of your results!