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I make toys for kids who don't want to grow up. I'm on the lookout for new projects. If you're interested in commissioning me to build something ridiculous, shoot me an email.

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

It's Been a While Since I've Posted Anything...

I still don't have anything to post just yet, so here's a picture of a Combat Garden Gnome squad being overrun by snails:
Snail Counteroffensive

The best part is this little detail:
Snail Counteroffensive 2

Stay tuned.  More interesting stuff to come.

In the meantime, if you want some Combat Gnomes of your own, you can pick them up in my etsy shop at http://etsy.com/shop/thorssoli.

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Warhammer 40,000 Space Marine Build Part 6: Hands

When last I posted about this project, I covered the making of the helmets.  The next vital part of the build was the hands.  Since I was turning a group of under-six-foot guys into a squad of over-seven-foot warrior demigods, I had to add a bit of length to their arms in order to avoid this look:

For full details on how I made the hands, read on...

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Please Take a Moment to Vote on the Space Marine Build at Instructables.com

Dear readers,

I've entered my Space Marine build in the "Make it Real" Challenge at instructables.com and I could use your votes to help me win the contest.  Please go to my tutorial, by clicking HERE!

Once you're there, click on the "vote" button beneath the questions "is this a winner?"
 Quick, Vote for Me I do still intend to write the rest of the series of detailed articles here in my blog explaining many of the steps with even more pictures, so stay tuned. Eventually I'll catch up on the whole narrative.

Thanks for your support,