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  1. I'm looking for advice on a production process for toy lines.

    Hi guys!

    I have done some customs in the past, check them out!

    But, lately I have been getting the itch to try my hand at an actual production run of custom figures. For the one off characters,...
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    Well, I suppose all of these guys are technically...

    Well, I suppose all of these guys are technically the property of Mattel now.

    I submitted them all to the create a character contest, which also hands over rights to those characters I think. (Not...
  3. I finally got my order for 3 Orko's and 1 Molaar....

    I finally got my order for 3 Orko's and 1 Molaar.

    Easily the worst online shopping experience I have ever had. Surely there is something they can do to address the incredible spike in traffic...
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    Yeah, I have messaged back and forth a tiny bit...

    Yeah, I have messaged back and forth a tiny bit with some of the COTU guys. I really like seeing what they are doing, especially the variants of clawful, and all the clear casts.

    I thought it...
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    You got it! I actually had the hood sitting there...

    You got it! I actually had the hood sitting there because I cut the skeleton face to use just that, but I liked how the hollow hood looked, so I used it rather than discarding it like I had planned....
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    Host of souls:...

    Host of souls:
    http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2256/2510881363_f8bdceda6c.jpg

    http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2409/2511710828_f5a445afca.jpg
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    A few more recent finished ones. The Amalgum:...

    A few more recent finished ones.

    The Amalgum:
    http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2173/2511710916_a85335c8e7.jpg

    http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3140/2510881495_aca812e38f.jpg
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    Thanks for the feedback guys! It is good to...

    Thanks for the feedback guys!

    It is good to know that people enjoy these, and find them interesting.

    I added some more fiction to a couple of the last few characters.
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    http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2038/2209814221_ef4...

    http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2038/2209814221_ef4d315a94.jpg
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    Alright, White robot dude.... this one worked...

    Alright, White robot dude....

    this one worked out pretty cool, in that mekanek's neck was the perfect fit for the cavity inside manefaces' head. (sorry pictures are kinda dark)
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    This guy was a good challenge too. Even as a kid,...

    This guy was a good challenge too. Even as a kid, I always hated how bad the anatomical proportions looked on the original ram-man, so it feels good to make one that looks more accurate.

    "The...
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    This guy was a lot of fun. I found a pile of...

    This guy was a lot of fun. I found a pile of shattered windshield glass on my bike ride to work, and took home a bag of it.

    "There is a deep cave hidden in the foothills. Within it's network grows...
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    Ok, it has been some time, but I managed to...

    Ok, it has been some time, but I managed to complete a few more of these.

    A mighty stone civilization once flourished in the wet jungles of the west. Ceremonial temples and statuary peaked above...
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    thanks a lot! I am actually working on several...

    thanks a lot!

    I am actually working on several more. I will post them as I complete them. They tend to take a while, and I have a tendancy to let them sit for a while until an idea comes around on...
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    thanks! I just got my old hordak figure in, so...

    thanks!

    I just got my old hordak figure in, so it will be fun to try and do something with him. I am hoping that bleach will drain the brown from his fur....
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    you know, I never did make up a story for this...

    you know, I never did make up a story for this guy, simply because I wanted to do one that had the muscular details painted onto the muscles of the figure.

    However, that excuse is lame, so I came...
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    Here are some process pictures if anyone is...

    Here are some process pictures if anyone is interested.

    mainly of the claw guy, and early stages of the melty one.

    http://farm2.static.flickr.com/1047/1337931722_f3ebb01388.jpg
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    Thanks for such positive feedback everybody. It...

    Thanks for such positive feedback everybody. It has been a really fun project that I have had in the back of my head for a long time, that I just have finally gotten around to working on.

    I was...
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    Yeah, come to think of it, it was probably from...

    Yeah, come to think of it, it was probably from seeing a lot of those dunny pieces, and other art-inspired figure projects that got the ball rolling in my head to do some of these. I always like how...
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    Thanks! I am glad that you like them. These are...

    Thanks! I am glad that you like them. These are the first few, and I have several more already primed and ready to start painting. I am trying to think of some more artsy ones to do, like the liche...
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    I always loved skeletor, But hated that idea of a...

    I always loved skeletor, But hated that idea of a skull attached to a muscular man. With this one, I wanted to hide the body, and leave the physical form more to the imagination.
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    In a failed experiment of sorcery, a hive of...

    In a failed experiment of sorcery, a hive of overgrown and violent wasps was created. Overtaking their creator, they escaped to the nearby swamp lands. What scattered remnants of magic that coursed...
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    In the jungle stretches of the far southwest...

    In the jungle stretches of the far southwest grows an abundant and hugely sustainant plant, the Shucao. Breaking apart it's leaves reveals the nectar inside that has proven to be a miracle medicine...
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    This mechanical man exists as a combination of...

    This mechanical man exists as a combination of technology and magic. What little essence of thought and will that could be harnessed by the strange arts gave life to the otherwise cold and dead metal...
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    The idea I had for this next character was of an...

    The idea I had for this next character was of an immortal demon, with tremendous physical constitution. As a ritual, he would carve patterns into his ever healing flesh, and pierce himself with large...
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    In ages past, for crimes long since forgotten,...

    In ages past, for crimes long since forgotten, this monster was shackled and chained in the deepest dungeons. Bloodlines of kings came and gone as it sat undying in the cold and wet darkness. Any...
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    He-Man customs art project

    This is a little personal project that I have been working on for a little bit. I remember when I had the Masters of the Universe toys when I was younger, I would commonly trade out arms and other...
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