very clever idea for the feet.
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Feet - Moss-Man (flocking removed and modeled fur sanded down)
Spear - 3d modeled and printed by shapeways
I would really have liked to give him bare forearms but unfortunately I saw no possibility doing these in a good looking way.
very clever idea for the feet.
I like it,now we have a better idea about how Oo-Larr will be done.
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Demo-Man's forearms could have worked. his bracers seem removable all that was needed was to sculpt a bit to cover the gap.
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very well done my friend.
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Came out very nice!
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Excellently done! Longer hair and bare forearms, and he'd be perfect!
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If I may give a suggestion:
Use an exacto knife, to cut the details of the bracers, and fill the "innies" with sculpey (if any).
Use sandpaper to even the areas. And use Vallejo Paint to match the rest of the skin. Might want to mix the color until you get the right tone. This is the tricky part of the suggestion, but I believe in what you are doing, and this might work.
Still, it's an awesome figure.
Very cool idea. Looks great!
LOL....cut his toenails
THIS is an awesome idea. He looks PERFECT. Picture please with the Alcala Skeletor, if you're up for it
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I've been thinking about doing this since I saw the Demo Man shins. Great work and thanks for sharing!
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Nicely done. As much as I love the Filmation stuff, I agree the idea of He-Man being a barbarian savage makes far more sense than the whole 'secret identity' thing. And this, my friend, is one such kickass idea. Here's hoping Mattel makes this guy a future creative consultant.
It might be easier to trim down a gloved forearm a la Mo-Larr than to sand and fill a bracer. But yes, 3d modeling may work too. You've done hands, why not try forearms!
Well, well, well done!
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