Aug 16, 2009, 9:45 PM - Got 3 mannequinns
ok so from my job i got a full mannequinn and 2 torso mannequinns.. ive never made a props before.. but do have dremel experiance(not that im good at it lol) but was just tryin to find some ideas or kinda guidance into making so sweet star wars busts any input would be awsome... also not looking to spend tons of money makin these either lol
Aug 16, 2009, 9:48 PM - Re: Got 3 mannequinns
Aug 16, 2009, 10:00 PM - Re: Got 3 mannequinns
Try a vader for the hands clasped.
Aug 16, 2009, 10:08 PM - Re: Got 3 mannequinns
ya i dont plan on going expensive so it wont be like amazing but i will do my best to make it look good for a low price lol
Aug 16, 2009, 10:25 PM - Re: Got 3 mannequinns
Some ideas...maybe nothing new or special
- wrap the torso with some sheets of foam (not too thick). Then accentuate some forms with a sharpie maybe.
- extend the arms a bit and fill the resulting gap between the arms and the torso with foam...this way you can achieve wider shoulders.
- cut off the hands and make some cheap posable ones...a piece of wood, some wire and some plastic hoses will do the job. Add foam to the fingers in order to achieve the desired thickness.
- cut the upper and the forearm where they join. Rejoin them with an existing or custom made ankle so the forearms are posable as well.
Materials for this wouldn't cost a fortune.
Aug 16, 2009, 11:48 PM - Re: Got 3 mannequinns
those are so wicked ideas might just have to do 1 or 2