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  1. Boba Swede's Avatar
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    Oct 27, 2005, 9:37 AM - Re: smoothing clay sculpts? #26

    You don't suck! That looks awesome! For a first try it looks really nice! I bet that my first try won't even be half as good.


    BTW.. how did you make it stick to your face?
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    Oct 27, 2005, 1:50 PM - Re: smoothing clay sculpts? #27

    thank you man! means alot... but we'll see what it looks like when trimmed (hopefully sanded) and painted...

    oeh well... takes years of nose training

    nah it just kinda... well I donno... lay a flat balloon... or something else .... on your face and it will stay in position... plus the fact it actually has a face model to it...
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    Oct 27, 2005, 7:38 PM - Re: smoothing clay sculpts? #28

    What are you trying to make here?
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    Oct 28, 2005, 9:02 AM - Re: smoothing clay sculpts? #29

    take your pic... just wanted to get the feeling of like "the" Sub-zero, so trying to pick elements from all the different appearances throughout the games history...


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    Oct 28, 2005, 9:33 AM - Re: smoothing clay sculpts? #30

    at what kind of stores do you usually go to pick up fiberglas?
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    Oct 28, 2005, 9:42 AM - Re: smoothing clay sculpts? #31

    auto parts store
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    Oct 28, 2005, 10:45 AM - Re: smoothing clay sculpts? #32

    yes! that makes sense actually AND we got a few in the neighbourhood..

    I'll asl my brother, he's all into cars and knows where to pick stuff up ...

    thnx shortimer
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    Nov 1, 2005, 12:17 PM - Re: smoothing clay sculpts? #33

    Hey Rick

    So my friend is there anything you CANT do?? Ive got some water here and I was just wondering if you could turn it into a nice fruity red wine for me? Seriously man thats awesome!!!!! I LOVE those MK masks!!! Good work!!!
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    Nov 2, 2005, 5:26 AM - Re: smoothing clay sculpts? #34

    thank you!!

    but erhm... this wasn;t that much of a succes.

    I knew Latex would shrink a bit, but this was insane... was about 1/3 of what it was before..

    anyway, threw the latex thing away and saved the plaster sculpt... let's see if I can find some fiberglas around here...
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    Nov 2, 2005, 11:32 AM - R Boba Fett #35

    R Boba Fett,

    Wow! That looks awesome (and I'm purposely not saying "for your first time" because I think it looks awesome period.

    Take care choosing a paint. You don't want to be stuck sniffing something iffy.

    Congrats on your first piece of work.

    -Jacq.
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    Nov 2, 2005, 6:37 PM - Re: smoothing clay sculpts? #36

    where can you ge those foam heads at
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    Nov 3, 2005, 1:34 PM - Re: smoothing clay sculpts? #37

    Yes, the foam head is a really nice base to start with. I've been thinking about trying to find one myself. I guess a wig or hat shop might have them.
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    Nov 3, 2005, 2:01 PM - Re: smoothing clay sculpts? #38

    hobby shops here, just the local one...

    warning though, the clay won't actually stick to the foam, but that's easier for when you get to getting it out of the plaster though...

    still looking for fiberglas...
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    Nov 4, 2005, 11:13 AM - Re: smoothing clay sculpts? #39

    It may seem a little obvious but have you tried Ebay?
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    Nov 4, 2005, 12:42 PM - Re: smoothing clay sculpts? #40

    go here for a good foam armature -----
    http://www.monstermakers.com/cgi-bin...R_ID=320122028
    very reasonable in price, nice product, great to deal with...

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