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Re: my prop work from over the years

Postby grinchy » Mon Oct 10, 2016 9:07 pm

Heres a new sculpt i'm working on Robocop
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Should be done soon
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Re: my prop work from over the years

Postby pmsbull » Fri Oct 21, 2016 1:14 pm

WOWSA ! If anyone walked down a dark street wearing that Predator I would SHIT myself !

Ever done an unmasked Annakin/Darth like at the end of ESB ?
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Postby grinchy » Fri Oct 21, 2016 4:05 pm

Ever done an unmasked Annakin/Darth like at the end of ESB ?

I did years ago when I first started sculpting, I don't have any pics now, this was pre digital, it wasn't that good looking back, I did it based on the Sebastian shaw look from the end of jedi.
Maybe one day i'll redo it
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Postby Michael Sith » Fri Oct 21, 2016 4:20 pm

Great to see your work ongoing, superb sculpting, you work with that medium brilliantly bud, and get fantastic likeness, super work as always :D
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Postby grinchy » Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:16 pm

Cheers mate, nice of you to say
I was recently asked to make a bust of the master or mr barlow character from the TV miniseries Salems lot, one of my favourites
Heres the clay sculpture

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after it was finished, I then had to make a two part mould in order to be able to make rubber copies
here is the sculpture with the mould wall added for the first half of that mould
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once finished I have a two part plaster mould
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here is the front half of the mould
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Here is the nearly finished head with led eyes added
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Postby Michael Sith » Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:32 pm

Super work mate, so much talent and hard work goes into each of your pieces, they are superb mate. Proud to own some of your work.
Love seeing the process of the piece. That's a creepy master, the eyes really finish it !
I remember watching the original series with David Soul ( of Starsky and Hutch fame) quite good actually as I remember.

Glad to see some more of your work mate :D
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Postby grinchy » Tue Nov 08, 2016 11:12 pm

Cheers mate, yeah each piece is a lot of work, loved the original show, I was a lad when it came out, gave me nightmares
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Postby grinchy » Mon Nov 14, 2016 10:17 pm

So Christmas is coming and I was playing with the idea of doing a star wars piece, maybe something that would hang on the wall or a full head similar to yoda
How about a large rancor headpiece, or a wampa? if I get any interest i'll see about making it
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Re: my prop work from over the years

Postby Michael Sith » Mon Nov 14, 2016 10:33 pm

Mmmmmmm

Wampa & Rancor would be winners

C3 PO would be a cracker

How about:
Space slug from ESB
Sarlacc

Cantina creatures
Greedo, Jawa, Devaronian, Hammerhead, Ponda Baba,
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Postby grinchy » Mon Nov 14, 2016 10:47 pm

So many choices to do, trying to keep it around the £100 mark so its more affordable, I like the space slug idea, but they are all good choices, have to see what happens
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Re: my prop work from over the years

Postby AccurateStormtrooper » Fri Nov 25, 2016 9:05 am

Awesome sculpting, tremendous stuff

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Postby lejackal » Fri Nov 25, 2016 1:13 pm

AccurateStormtrooper wrote:Awesome sculpting, tremendous stuff

Welcome on board mate, you might want to change your Avatar though, that one is Gary Smiths - hence his name being in it

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Re: my prop work from over the years

Postby grinchy » Sat Nov 26, 2016 11:14 pm

Recently finished this a pulse rifle from Aliens, I got this as an unpainted kit a few years ago and thought it was about time I got it done
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Re: my prop work from over the years

Postby AccurateStormtrooper » Mon Nov 28, 2016 9:15 am

lejackal wrote:
AccurateStormtrooper wrote:Awesome sculpting, tremendous stuff

Welcome on board mate, you might want to change your Avatar though, that one is Gary Smiths - hence his name being in it

Thanks, dude. I`ve just set the default one after registration

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Re: my prop work from over the years

Postby steve obi wan » Wed Dec 28, 2016 6:05 pm

Amazing work !! :shock: :shock: :shock:
Steve ,

Reliving my child hood , only this time I have to spend my own money !


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