Something a little different

It’s pretty obvious but I was really burnt out after the commissions, that combined with the end of Gundam Build Fighter Try (which was a constant motivation to do new kits) I decided to for a short time to try something a little different… some figure customizing.

I started collecting Gundam converge, and while searching for them at comic books stores I felt drawn back to marvel legends figures. Specifically customizing them since most aren’t really up to snuff compared with more expensive Japanese imports.

My knowledge of model customizing as well as all my tools really helped but there are a few differences especially in how to handle joints that slipped me up enough that I think once I am done with these I will be heading back to Gunpla without looking back.

For the most part these are repaints with some scribing, putty work, joint altering, a little part swapping, and some extra effect parts.

More commissions

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While I wait for the metal decals I began working on my next and possibly last commission the Wing Proto Zero. The Wing Zero and possibly another commission build afterwards might be it. My finances are much better than they were when I started accepting them and frankly even if they weren’t I have become too tired of doing them. Continue reading