Zero’s Bossk sculpt, a work in progress

Discussion in 'Original Trilogy Bounty Hunters' started by TheZeroEffect, Jan 10, 2018.

  1. TheZeroEffect

    TheZeroEffect Member

    Right moving along.
    I changed tack a bit and decided to map out the scales, which makes Bossk look a little more complete... but there is still plenty of details still to go, but it’s looking more like I’m in the ho,e stretch now
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    Still to add bulk to the scales to help define them better and to even up those back scales to give more uniformity...

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  2. TheZeroEffect

    TheZeroEffect Member

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    ...Bossks extra long arms....:D
     
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  3. TheZeroEffect

    TheZeroEffect Member

    Odd little multi posts...
     
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  4. robotzo

    robotzo Jr Member

    so much detail, I cant wait for this to be done
     
  5. TheZeroEffect

    TheZeroEffect Member

    Cheers man, I have a thing about detail:rolleyes:
    ... not too long to go now :)
     
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  6. hvacdon

    hvacdon Member

    Never noticed the arm thing...good to know !
     
  7. Artakha

    Artakha (Formerly le1120)

    Awesome work and interesting note on the arms, thanks for pointing that out!
     
  8. TheZeroEffect

    TheZeroEffect Member

    Cheers guys. Yeah those arms are long, guess it helps reach those hard to reach Bounties....:rolleyes:
     
  9. TheZeroEffect

    TheZeroEffect Member

    Right.. been bulking up and defining those scales, along with adding texture to the larger ridge scales.
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  10. ShortFuse

    ShortFuse Member

    Looks awesome. I think yours has more detail than the original.
     
  11. TheZeroEffect

    TheZeroEffect Member

    Yes it does, the original was a quick alien mask done for the cantina scene in Star Wars and recycled for Empire.Just like IG88 really;). I wanted something a bit more complex and have based it off multiple reference..but mostly the awesome Gentle Giant figures and bust as those images are the most prolific.
     
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  12. TheZeroEffect

    TheZeroEffect Member

    Working those thousand scales... I haven’t counted them it just feel somewhere near that;)
    Evened up the back scales some more and change how the chest looks... areas know one will really see under the neck seal of Bossks suit...
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  13. Loanstar

    Loanstar Active Member

    This looks really amazing!! Great work!!!
     
  14. TheZeroEffect

    TheZeroEffect Member

    Thanks man :)! Just like your Bossk suits; they’re awesome
     
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  15. TheZeroEffect

    TheZeroEffect Member

    Just a small update:
    I refined the chest and neck scales and had a play with texture for the scales... not 100% happy with the idea, might keep playing a bit more
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    A closer view of the texture play... A2B5211C-0B38-4618-96E9-242E91FF418E.jpeg
     
  16. HansVader

    HansVader Jr Member

    looking really great , love to see this transformation!
     
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  17. TheZeroEffect

    TheZeroEffect Member

    There’s been no progress this weekend due to my wedding anniversary. So here is something I quickly did up in photoshop just for kicks...
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    Sometimes it’s fun just to see how it may look:)
     
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  18. lolthatisme

    lolthatisme Jr Member

    dude i can't wait to see this finished, love the work keep it up
     
  19. TheZeroEffect

    TheZeroEffect Member

    Cheers:)
     
  20. ShortFuse

    ShortFuse Member

    Amazing
     
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  21. TheZeroEffect

    TheZeroEffect Member

    I’ve been working the finer details and cleaning between the scales, a slow tedious process and not worth the photos yet ;)
    I’m now in a rush against time, I’ve got a big move coming up and packing is a pain... So I’m working on getting it ready to Mould as I’m not confident it will survive the move:confused:.... not long now then:D:D:D
    .... photos to follow....
     
  22. TheZeroEffect

    TheZeroEffect Member

    Working in those finer details still...
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  23. Viper

    Viper Member

    :D Looking good!
     
  24. Jangos kid

    Jangos kid Well-Known Member

    This looks incredible!!! I've been kicking around the idea of trying to sculpt the head as well, just for fun...but dunno if I will get around to it. I always kinda wondered about the eyes....I've seen some where they are acrylic eyes added later, and others where they are just part of the cast and painted. What are your thoughts on that??
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  25. TheZeroEffect

    TheZeroEffect Member

    Thanks man, I had been kicking around the idea to sculpt this guy too...
    I have been thinking about the eyes quite a lot, they are an important part.
    I have seen the ones that are part of the mask, and sure they work but I’m not a big fan. I prefer the acrylic ones.
    Ive been hunting around for the best item to use... (where I don’t really have to make them).... so far I have managed to find anything... not where I don’t have to source them from over seas that is...

    I could cast some,as I have used 50mm ping pong balls for it’s eyes. but at the moment I’m not really wanting to add the expense to the masks...beside i will need to buy a pressure chamber first....
     

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