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PostSubject: Cheap 12 Inch Invasion.   Sun Feb 08, 2015 6:32 am

I will tell you what the "Base" figure is at the end of the thread.

So first I masked off the areas that will not be painted, although I may Chrome the Plunger arm, weapon and eyestalk.

Then I applied the primer...



Once the primer was dry I needed to go outside and start the spray painting, here he is after the first coat, note a few areas escaped the paint.




I managed to catch those places with the second coat.




need to paint the neck section Silver and I need to get a pot of Black Satin for the Hemi's

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PostSubject: Re: Cheap 12 Inch Invasion.   Sun Feb 08, 2015 11:07 am

Have managed t paint his Slats and appendages this afternoon, Will paint his waistband tomorrow and hopefully on Tuesday I can get some Black Satin paint for the hemi's.




Have decided to leave him his plunger...If I do another I may give that a claw.
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PostSubject: Re: Cheap 12 Inch Invasion.   Mon Feb 09, 2015 4:35 pm

Managed to complete the Waistband,



and I've decided to give this a go in the 3.75 Scale.



Here I have "painted" the neck section with Humbrol Maskol....its like a liquid latex that you can paint over and remove afterwards.
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PostSubject: Re: Cheap 12 Inch Invasion.   Tue Feb 10, 2015 3:00 pm

Have managed to do his neck rings and also done a few other bits on some Works in progress.

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PostSubject: Re: Cheap 12 Inch Invasion.   Sun Feb 15, 2015 7:35 am

Managed to complete the Comic Dalek....just a few little places to touch up but otherwise its finished.



I can concentrate on the 3.75 version.
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PostSubject: Re: Cheap 12 Inch Invasion.   Sat Feb 21, 2015 3:37 am

Forgot to mention it.
The Base figure is an empty "Bubble Bath" container.
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PostSubject: Re: Cheap 12 Inch Invasion.   Sat Feb 21, 2015 11:13 am

Ice Worrier II wrote:
Forgot to mention it.
The Base figure is an empty "Bubble Bath" container.

I was going to make that my guess, as I remember how they looked so accurate for a piece of one use ephemera.
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PostSubject: Re: Cheap 12 Inch Invasion.   Sat Feb 21, 2015 12:56 pm

Very nicely done, and it looks great considering it was once a bubble bath!
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PostSubject: Re: Cheap 12 Inch Invasion.   Sun Feb 22, 2015 5:22 am

Many thanks for the votes of confidence.
They are very good for 1 off pieces.
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PostSubject: Re: Cheap 12 Inch Invasion.   Fri Mar 06, 2015 4:33 pm

Well I've been off my feet with Flu for the last fortnight and got to look around Ebay for some cheap bargains..... here is another.

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PostSubject: Re: Cheap 12 Inch Invasion.   Sat Mar 07, 2015 12:49 pm

And then there were 3.



the one on the far right is a Money Box but has no eyestalk so that is something for me to think about.
Obviously the Black one will not need a lot doing to it and the Bronze will be the Silver Blue version.
I will make Claws for Red & Black.
Started on Silver this afternoon.



will hand paint his dome and Neck rings.
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PostSubject: Re: Cheap 12 Inch Invasion.   Sun Mar 08, 2015 4:46 pm

Started in earnest today, the Black one just needed its midriff spraying, I used a light grey primer which will be left alone as that is the colour of that section, the dome was going to be left alone but I shall have to paint the neck ring as some of the primer bled through the masking tape, the Dome will be varnished to give it that shiny look.



The bronze has been primed and the skirt section has been sprayed Silver and the base has been sprayed Black, midriff on the silver is the same as the Black.
Dome and Neck rings will be hand painted Silver.
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PostSubject: Re: Cheap 12 Inch Invasion.   Tue Mar 17, 2015 4:32 pm

Still need to give Blackie and Red their Claws as in the rumoured CO/UT release.
Here they are dropping the kids off at Skaro School.....lol

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