In Progress » Adrian Smith’s Frankenstein by Industria Mechanika » Littered

I love doing groundwork and scenery. Of course I love modeling in general, but this is one of the areas where experimentation and ingenuity really pays off. Case in point, leaf litter, moss, and fallen leaves. First up, the leaf litter. This is basically plain dead leaves that I scavenged…

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In Progress » Adrian Smith’s Frankenstein by Industria Mechanika » Dirty

First off, not too many Frankies left so click here to order Adrian Smith’s Frankenstein! Lots to go through as I posted a shot of the feet on Facebook today and got a lot of SBS requests. Metal, rust, dust, then finally the mud. Metal: I posted this before, but…

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In Progress » Adrian Smith’s Frankenstein by Industria Mechanika » Shiny

The “base coats” are almost done. I call them base coats because they still have a few layers to go in regards to weathering and such. All I have left to base coat is the little metal studs dotted throughout the figure. After that I’ll start weathering and rusting him…

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In Progress » Adrian Smith’s Frankenstein by Industria Mechanika » Iron Giant

Since yesterday I focused on some of the scabs and stitching. For the scabs/cuts I used a mixture of 502 Abteilung oil paint; Coagulated Blood and Shadow Brown thinned when needed with odorless turpenoid. The stitching is also done with the 502 A. oils which I just love… great colors,…

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In Progress » Adrian Smith’s Frankenstein by Industria Mechanika » FrankenPrimer

Continuing with the Frankenstein, I first primed all of the parts with Duplicolor self-etching primer (olive green) then with Duplicolor white sandable primer. I figure that the somewhat dead/decayed flesh is a good place to start so I first airbrushed a gray-brown from the bottom-up to add the shadows, then…

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In Progress » Adrian Smith’s Frankenstein by Industria Mechanika

I feel like I never have time to post here anymore. Industria Mechanika keeps me very busy indeed! But here’s my current build-up of the pre-production sample of Adrian Smith’s Frankenstein. (Click Here To Order Frankenstein, Ships 8/7/2012) Normally I don’t build figures, but this one is REALLY awesome. Lots…

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