TUTORIALS: New to customizing and need Help? Check here first for tips!
I've merged some tips from the original thread (and some others) to make it more concise and easy to find tips. This thread will be locked, however, if you wish to add a tutorial or suggestion, please feel free to PM me.
This thread will include:
* Questions on materials and how to do certain things
* Give techniques that you have learned
* Request spare parts
Also, there's a plethora of customizing tutorials on the internet.
Figurerealm has an entire page dedicated to tutorials, located here http://www.figurerealm.com/viewcustomtutorial.php
PLEASE be sure to read through and check out the links in this thread BEFORE posting a thread asking how to customize. Thanks :)
Where to buy sculpting materials?
The Sculpting Studio
What paints are best to use?
In most cases Acrylics work better with action figure plastic, enamels tend to dry sticky. I use a broad range of paints including Americana,Apple Barrel Folk Art, Testors, etc.
The Colorful Truth About the Difference Between Acrylic Paint Grades
Cel vinyl Paints
Originally Posted by Passiondesigns
Help with figure basic fixing. Help needed.
Since I have read many forum threads and web pages. Various issues in various figures. So I thinked create Thread here in Custom Figure and Sculpture Forum about how people easily can fix issues with own figure. So I ask help He-Man.org forums talented custom figure builters help on this case. Example Those who know how to fix basic issues like loose ankle in MotU Classic figures. Please post simple image series how fix such issues without bigger risk damage own Classic figures . So people easily can learn fix issues. I have few issues with few my MotU Classic figures. I like fix them but not founded any good page how do it. Example my Skeletor has loose ankle and his right wrist is very loose. I will post more detailed images of these issues soon. Help us our He-Man.org talented custom figure creators.How We can fix such issues. Thank you for all people who post reply for this Thread about how fix various issues.
Paint to use of MOTUC KING HSSS?
Just wanting abit of advice, recently added few more snakes to King Hsss but wanna touch up/ repaint bits on the snakes, What paint has been used, also looks like a varnish has been applied..any help. I use citidal paints and testors duel coat matt.