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Matthew Wright
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Does anyone know if such a thing exists?
Matthew Wright
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Or sponge cigars even?
Alan Munro
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You can use white heat shrink tubing, if you need cigs that fold.
Donnie Buckley
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Randi Rain has foam cigars:
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It's really difficult to make sponge look like a cigarette unless you get some kind of a covering for it. It can be done with liquid latex, but there are other substitutes that might work better.

Why don't you make a post in the secret sessions about this and then put a link to your post over here? This part of the forum is open to all, and we don't want to release too much info to the gilpins.
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Ummmmmmmmmm.....Alan Munro's post about using white heat shrink tubing is right on the money..

If you take the time to fill-in and finish the tip with small red-glitter flakes, you've got a great prop for platform and stage manipulations.

White heat shrink tubing-made cigs can also be nested,(I've got two nests of five each) you can get into a nice series of classic cigarette moves with these......great props....
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Thanks Donnie...

I make foam cigars already..
..and I could make foam cigarettes.

It's not an open cell foam, like sponge balls.
The foam has a skin on it, so yes it would look like a real cigarette.

Contact me if interested.

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I saw a little latex cigarette made by one of the employees at a magic store once hat was constructed simply by sliding the tip of a green sculpting (long) balloon over about three inches of another sculpting balloon and a little bit of burnt tip on the end for effect. This may work very if you need a lot of them and have a small budget Smile
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Great thread, great info, thanks.

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