Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

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    Finished set of BOBAMAKER Armour! UPDATED 011107!

    Hi all! It's been far too looooong since I posted any of my work here but I figured better late then never!

    As some of you might know I finished up Daz new ESB helmet a couple of months ago but I also got the job to paint up he's new armour. To be honest I found this quite exciting since I never painted a Boba armour before. Daz wanted me to match the armour to the ROTJ armour displayed at the AOSW exhibit. I did my best to get it as true to the original costume as I could. I still need to do the back, cod and collar but here's some pics of what's been finished so far. The colors used are the ones sugested by Lee, a big thanks goes out to Lynn for helpng me secure the ones I couldn't find here in Sweden. I hope you like it!














    UPDATED: 011107.

    Here's the last pieces, finished two days ago. I had to do some guessing on the weathering patterns on the back since I didn't have any ref pics which covered it.









    Thanks for looking,

    Steve.
    Last edited by STEVE THE SWEDE; Jan 11, 2007 at 12:01 PM.

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    That's just top-notch beautiful work! Really nice job... congrats to you and Daz.

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    Whoa! Fantastic work. I love the shoulder bell with the decal!

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    WOW!!!!!!!!!

    Love it!!!!

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    WOW....awesome

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    Wonderful work.
    Very impressive !!

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    nice decal. love the weathering on it

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    I must say ya did a great job right there! Thanks for sharing!

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    I helped at SDCC '08 MandalorFett's Avatar
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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    Fantastic work!



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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    nice armor mate

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    That armor is not good enough for Daz. You should try and paint him another set. Send this set to me and I will dispose of it properly. j/k That has got to be the best armor I have seen yet. How do you get the paint to look so smooth. Truely awesome

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    I love it!!!!! Great job!!
    D

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    Awesome!!!

    I hope mine comes up as nice as yours.


    Robert

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    Wow. Those pieces are just amazing.

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    HOLY !!

    How did I miss this thread??...WOW STEVE!!:thumbup

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    You must be getting senile in your old age Alex . Amazing work as always Steve.

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    Killer work!!!

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    Incredible!!

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    Looks great man.Awesome work!!!

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    STEVE THE SWEDE said: View Post
    Hi all! It's been far too looooong since I posted any of my work here but I figured better late then never!
    Please share more! that armor is fantastic!

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    awesome work, i always love seein your threads. Want to shed any light on how you did some of this. Is it layered or topical or mix. What did you used to get the black mark on the shoulder with the decal? Is the yellow on the chest the yellow zinc chromate, it looks more like the earth color in your pic but that could be just because of your washes.

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    Hey UPDATES: Good work Steve, You have done a great ROTJ Armor. Is spectacular!!! But I prefer ESB

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    Re: Just finished a set of BOBAMAKER Armour!

    Man this Paintjob is a reason to visit Sweden

    Awesome paint job you did, and professional work as always from BM.

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