my prop work from over the years

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Finished two busts today, yoda and freddy, i only painted the fred bust, its a david miller original, he is the makeup artist who created freddy for the movie, very cool piece with lots of detail to paint
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Another freddy project i finished today, a repaint for a friend, i also made the eyes for it, it was a good sculpt but a bit uniform in colour
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Brilliant skills, Grinchy as always mate, but scary :shock:

The before and after really shows your talent bud 8)


BUT...

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=1D7YMLtT0B4
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Lol, i'll send him along to you mate, pop him next to the bed, he'll keep an eye on you while you sleep :D
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:o :shock:

Don't even joke :oops: I'm truly scared looking at it

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Thanks mate
Well this next one is yet another freddy, a commision for a friend, he wants freddy with a sh#t eating grin showing his teeth, so heres where i am at, 3 hours into it so far, very rough
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heres the finished clay sculpture, ready for moulding next week
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Outstanding work, what are the teeth composed of, please tell me there not real :?

The prop work you do is fantastic
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Freshly pulled out teeth mate, :D
no they are made from dental acrylic, i buy them on ebay premade, glad you like him
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Here we have a quick afternoon project i just finished, the large xwing you can pick up everywhere for around 20 quid, with a bit of airbrushing and painting on weathering, it can look better than it does fresh from the box
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finally finished the freddy i was working on, going to send it along to mike as i know he'll love it, :D
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:o :shock: :o

That's super scary mate, as always fantastic work, but I seriously would never sleep again :o
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lol, see i knew you'd love him Mate, :D
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Working on another ET for a collector, heres the last one i did
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8) that's outstanding bud ( back on track, he wouldn't keep me awake at night) fantastic work, makes me want to watch the film again.
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