In-Progress » The Centurion 1/4 Scale Bust » Paint and Texture

First-up, I finished up the hollowing of the busts and made a video tutorial showing the ease and what some have described as my apparent insanity while taking a large drill to the kit… on purpose. Whatever works though! Once the drilling and clean-up was done on both pieces, I…

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In Progress » Three Waldos Plus… » Hull Interiors

A quick SBS on how I did these hull interiors for the 3 Waldos. (order your Waldo here!) I think they turned out great and best of all took only a short time to achieve. Primed w/ Black Duplicolor Primer Airbrushed on Flat White Tamiya Acrylic Satin clearcoat with Future Floor…

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In Progress » Three Waldos Plus…

I’ve finally gotten a chance to start painting the Ian McQue Waldos (order your Waldo here!) I mastered for Industria Mechanika. These great little kits come with a lot of resin of course, but also a laser-cut wood deck and plastic windows and LOTS of photoetch including a full-PE wheelhouse.…

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In Progress » Prof. FichtenFoo’s Implausible Long-Nose Submersible » More Brass & Tarnish »

Moving right along, I painted all of the little details that needed done by hand. As you can see above, I tacked most of the kit together temporarily for photos. Here is the Long-Nose shown with my original Fantastical Fish-Shaped Submersible build for size reference. Now onto the dreaded weathering.…

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In Progress » Prof. FichtenFoo’s Implausible Long-Nose Submersible » Brass & Tarnish

Moving right along, I’ve been working on the brass paint and base-tarnish/panel definitions. I’m painting this similar to the real Longnose Butterfly fish that it’s design is based on, but in bare metal tones. I use a multi-stepped process for this brass finish and as usual with bare metal, it…

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