In Progress » Shadow of the Minotaur » Groundwork and Moss Test

Since the last update I’ve finished the painting for the golem and added his bronze accessories.  I also made and painted some more megalithic rocks for the base as well as constructing the base and basic groundwork. I’m really quite pleased with how my rocks have turned out. I’ve always…

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In Progress » Shadow of the Minotaur » Painting With a Sponge

Everything was finished baking so I began priming and painting a few days ago. I primed everything with Duplicolor Light Gray Sandable Primer. Metal chains were first primed in Duplicolor Green self-etching primer, then in the Light Gray. I gave a lot of thought to how I wanted to paint…

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In Progress » Shadow of the Minotaur » Almost there…

The sculpt is going well. I finished the beast for the most part a few days ago and baked it yesterday. I also added a lot more texture detail to the stone which really helped “sell it” I think. I had a small issue with sagging due to the CPVC…

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In Progress » Shadow of the Minotaur » Stone Texture

I decided to jump the gun a bit and start texturing the stones. I was told that it’s best to wait until you are completely roughed to start the final detailing, but I had nothing better to do and was anxious. I started with the following tools… I began by…

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In Progress » Shadow of the Minotaur » Castle Walls and Megaliths

Two updates in a day? Weird. Here’s what I managed to accomplish today thus depleting my Sculpy supply. Will have to get more on Sunday when my 40% off Michael’s coupons are valid. I’ll need at least one more box of Super Sculpy, but will get two to be safe.…

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In Progress » Shadow of the Minotaur » Armature and Roughing It

This project marks the start of Group Build #5: Period Piece at the FichtenFoo Forums.Here’s the premise: Group Build #5: Period Piece Create “mecha”, creatures, or transportation from the an alternate past. 1959 and earlier. Also includes “fantasy” type builds. Only rules are that creation must be pilotable by a…

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