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Topic: Attatching something to your teeth - any thoughts
Message: Posted by: Doha Dealer (Oct 9, 2004 08:39AM)
I really want to give the impression that I am grinding down my teeth (using the sparkling polisher). I would like to reveal a prediction on my teeth although I haven't come up with a decent method yet.
There are some paints that you can use to blackout teeth but I would need to find something to put infront of them. Has anyone seen anything like this before or have any bright ideas?
Message: Posted by: Clifford the Red (Oct 9, 2004 11:13AM)
Possibly Dental suppliers. See if you can make friends with a Dental Hygenist, you could get a real dental appliance made to make it happen.
Message: Posted by: MichaelSibbernsen (Oct 9, 2004 01:10PM)
Very strange. I like it.

The easiest way would be to simply modify a set of "over-teeth". The upper part of cheap vampire teeth (fangs cut down) or even a set of "billy-bob" teeth would work. Use an Industrial Sharpie to "black out" the gaps between letters, and "scuff-up" the others.

Using this method would allow you to get into and out of position quickly, and without the need to color your own teeth.

Message: Posted by: Jonathan Townsend (Oct 9, 2004 02:59PM)
How specifically are you supposed to be grinding your teeth? from the front inwards? from the top/bottom inwards?
Message: Posted by: Doha Dealer (Oct 10, 2004 07:40AM)
I was planning on using the comedy sparkling polisher you can see it on hocus pocus - its like an industrial grinder that gives off sparks. I may need to put on safety goggles, but in some ways that makes it even more bizarre - the guy cares about his eyes but is grinding his teeth.

I will look out those vampire teeth and see if they can be modified.
Message: Posted by: Hexagon (Oct 10, 2004 09:12AM)
The process of making a set of realistic fake teeth is described in Tom savini's book 'Grande Illusions'.