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All the latest stuff I've been getting up to.

Sci-fi base toppers

Published on 2021/03/12 @11:21:00 by vigilante sculpting

An update on the base toppers: I went into full yak-shaving mode, all the way down and decided to make my own bases. I'm going [...Read More]

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Gun casts + kitbash

Published on 2021/03/09 @13:40:00 by vigilante sculpting

here is a first cast of the guns I made earlier: I chopped up two of them and stuck them together to make a new [...Read More]

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Greeblie collection

Published on 2021/03/09 @13:39:00 by vigilante sculpting

Here is a collection of some of the greeblies I now have molds for: [...Read More]

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Sci-fi base toppers

Published on 2021/03/09 @13:38:00 by vigilante sculpting

I've been out shaving the yak again, this time with bases: I took some of the greeblies that I made before and built a couple [...Read More]

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Dog soldier

Published on 2021/03/04 @13:49:00 by vigilante sculpting

I made two sets of horns for the little weirdo, but he didn't like them. I think the pipes on the back of his head [...Read More]

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Cyborg soldier

Published on 2021/03/02 @14:59:00 by vigilante sculpting

So while working on the guns and other stuff I wanted to sculpt something grim dark again, so I did this cyborg. The gun still [...Read More]

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Spacehulk tile casts

Published on 2021/03/01 @22:01:00 by vigilante sculpting

I started making plaster casts of the space hulk styled terrain tiles I did before [...Read More]

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Greeblies bits

Published on 2021/03/01 @22:00:00 by vigilante sculpting

I also spent some more time making greeblies and bits for scenery: [...Read More]

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28mm Weapon-bits

Published on 2021/03/01 @21:59:00 by vigilante sculpting

I've put Joe aside for a bit, before I start on the next modification, and in the meantime sculped up some 28mm style weapons. I [...Read More]

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Vanilla Joe, first cast

Published on 2021/02/21 @15:06:00 by vigilante sculpting

In the meantime, I've managed put the pieces into mold boxes and make some molds. The first cast looks good, except for one spot on [...Read More]

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silhouette

Published on 2021/02/06 @01:09:00 by vigilante sculpting

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Started with a pencil sketch I did before, tried to work it into a proper silhouette. Took some work, because the shading was kinda inverted [...Read More]

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Vanilla Joe, done!

Published on 2021/02/05 @23:58:00 by vigilante sculpting

After a lot of sanding, priming, re-sanding and re-priming, I'm now finished with the sculpting of Vanilla Joe Pineapples. He is ready to be covered [...Read More]

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piG iRon

Published on 2021/02/05 @21:06:00 by vigilante sculpting

2 minute sketch after dinner with my daughters turned sharp left and careened off a cliff. Detail: Lineart: [...Read More]

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spaceman

Published on 2021/02/03 @12:07:00 by vigilante sculpting

Another human embedded in arcane machinery. Taking inspiration from Juan Gimenez, David Bowie, Isaac Asimov, Robert Heinlein,… We always stand on the shoulders of giants. [...Read More]

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Queen of Bones

Published on 2021/02/02 @13:22:00 by vigilante sculpting

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Hey there

Published on 2021/01/31 @20:47:00 by vigilante sculpting

More practice. Reference photo from @neele.christin [...Read More]

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YoRHa No.2 Type B - fanart

Published on 2021/01/31 @20:23:00 by vigilante sculpting

Gave my previous 2B lineart some colorin Krita, after adjusting the proprtions a bit. [...Read More]

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DANGER EXHAUST

Published on 2021/01/28 @22:43:00 by vigilante sculpting

A girl with a big gun. Does she walk softly tho? Having fun with some rough lines and not throwing my pencils away. Drawing from [...Read More]

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gynoid

Published on 2021/01/25 @10:53:00 by vigilante sculpting

GITS2 fanart. Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence is one of my all time favorites. Not as hip as its predecessor, but way deeper. The [...Read More]

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Joe's progress

Published on 2021/01/23 @23:00:00 by vigilante sculpting

I've been working on and off on the Joe Pineapples sculpt, mostly because I got stumped on the furry trim on the collar of his [...Read More]

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cylon

Published on 2021/01/21 @15:59:00 by vigilante sculpting

Quick cylon fanart. Started playing with charcoal brushes in Krita, then it went sideways. You know, like a cylon eye. [...Read More]

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Summer Daze

Published on 2021/01/20 @20:31:00 by vigilante sculpting

Bubblegum and music. Loose sketch, done in Krita and GIMP. Work in progress: [...Read More]

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REsT

Published on 2021/01/19 @12:24:00 by vigilante sculpting

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Digital painting from reference (model Abbey Lee Kershaw , photo by Greg Kadel ). Initial line work: [...Read More]

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karan s'jet - colors

Published on 2021/01/15 @17:16:00 by vigilante sculpting

Added a splash of color to Miss S'jet. [...Read More]

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karan s'jet

Published on 2021/01/13 @20:28:00 by vigilante sculpting

Karan S'jet fanart coloring page. I loved Homeworld, not so much playing it, but the background story it told. Miss S'jet plays a leading role, [...Read More]

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Glance

Published on 2021/01/12 @00:45:00 by vigilante sculpting

Sketch practice, using a photo reference from @nicksuarezphoto [...Read More]

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Walker mech

Published on 2021/01/11 @12:06:00 by vigilante sculpting

"How does this thing get up after it's knocked over?" The questions that haunt a 10 year old. [...Read More]

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Moondragon

Published on 2020/12/22 @22:11:00 by vigilante sculpting

Moondragon fanart. Getting used to my new tablet. December 22, 2020 at 10:11 PM [...Read More]

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Land Raider, before & after

Published on 2020/12/17 @20:28:00 by vigilante sculpting

Here is a comparison with the original model (white background), and the upgraded edition (black background): [...Read More]

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Midnight

Published on 2020/12/16 @23:09:00 by vigilante sculpting

Got a new tablet! Drawing time! [...Read More]

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Land Raider upgrades

Published on 2020/12/08 @11:49:00 by vigilante sculpting

I'm calling the Land Raider rework project done. It has been fun, revisiting my first papercraft tank and adding some refinement to it. In addition [...Read More]

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Land Raider upgrades

Published on 2020/12/06 @17:11:00 by vigilante sculpting

I spent some time on the Land Raider rework, adding a bit of weathering to the piece. Next up will be some oil staining/streaking & [...Read More]

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Tetsuork, done!

Published on 2020/12/04 @15:02:00 by vigilante sculpting

Here is the final Testuork, ready to rumble. [...Read More]

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Tetsuork, base colors

Published on 2020/12/01 @13:04:00 by vigilante sculpting

I started slapping on some base colors on the ork. I want the cape to be fairly saturated, so at this point the green ork [...Read More]

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STOP

Published on 2020/11/30 @13:07:00 by vigilante sculpting

Practice sketch using a reference photo of Neele Christin @neele.christin . Added some grain, color and highlights in GIMP. https://www.instagram.com/p/CJBmaEnJpKo/ [...Read More]

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Tetsuork, primed

Published on 2020/11/28 @21:44:00 by vigilante sculpting

I've finished the sculpting on the Testuo-ork, along with his base, and given him some black primer + a drybrush of white. I'm in the [...Read More]

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Tetsuo love

Published on 2020/11/25 @19:05:00 by vigilante sculpting

Little Tetsuork got some love and attention too: [...Read More]

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Joe's BFG

Published on 2020/11/25 @19:04:00 by vigilante sculpting

I did some more work on Joe's gun, and started adding the panels to his shoulders: [...Read More]

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Sketch

Published on 2020/11/17 @20:51:00 by vigilante sculpting

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Finished something unfinished. [...Read More]

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Tetsuo-ork!

Published on 2020/11/17 @14:32:00 by vigilante sculpting

I also started a rough sketch of the Tetsuo-ork I had in mind. He is still headless, but I can't help myself - I had [...Read More]

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Bulking up Joe

Published on 2020/11/17 @14:31:00 by vigilante sculpting

Here is some more work on Joe. I am adding more of the underlying bulk, once this is done, I need to add some more [...Read More]

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Joe Pineapples

Published on 2020/11/12 @17:45:00 by vigilante sculpting

Here is another sculpt I'm working on. It's Joe Pineapples, the version by Kev Walker. He is about 9cm high, not sure what scale that'll [...Read More]

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WAAAGH!!

Published on 2020/11/11 @16:13:00 by vigilante sculpting

In the meantime, here is a little poster I whipped up. I had the bike, I had an ork, so… lol [...Read More]

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to the stars

Published on 2020/11/10 @17:23:00 by vigilante sculpting

This was a super quick one, the original sketch is about 1.5" square, just a doodle really - a bit of grimdark Blanchitsu-esqueness (what?). Scanned [...Read More]

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Practice

Published on 2020/11/08 @22:13:00 by vigilante sculpting

Pencil Sketch, from an IG photo as reference. Haven't done this for ages, so it's about time - you can tell I'm out of practice [...Read More]

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