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Sepster's Custom Cache! All-Father repaint pg15

Fri Feb 03, 2006 5:43 am

Well, first let me say that the members of this board are quite awe-inspiring and incredibly resourceful. Its been a real pleasure viewing all of the work around here.

With that said, I humbily submit my renditions of our favorite comic toy line.

INDEX:

Marvel Legends

Alpha Flight

Guardian http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 065#764065
Northstar viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2262389#p2262389
Aurora viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2262389#p2262389

Avengers

Black Knight http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 065#764065
Hercules viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2558611#p2558611
Quasar http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 065#764065
Red Guardian viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2260559#p2260559
Sersi viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2624266#p2624266
USAgent viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2260559#p2260559
Ultron viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2260559#p2260559
Vision (White) viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2644199#p2644199

Cosmic Beings

Adam Warlock http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... c&start=45
Drax the Destroyer viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2569704#p2569704
Firelord http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 378#381378
Odin All-Father viewtopic.php?p=2757850#p2757850

Classic X-Men

Angel (1st App) viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2653758#p2653758
Banshee (Classic) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... c&start=45
Beast (1st App) viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2644180#p2644180
Beast (Classic) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 345#475345
Black Queen (Jean) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... &start=135
Black Queen (Selene) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... &start=135
Caliban http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 528#548528
Colossus (Adams) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 914#375914
Colossus (Romita Jr) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 914#375914
Cyclops (1st App) viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2566917#p2566917
Cyclops (1st App v2.0) viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2653758#p2653758
Cyclops (Byrne) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 471#378471
Cyclops (Bryne v2.0)viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2557784#p2557784
Gateway http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 883#443883
Havok (Classic) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 914#375914
Iceman (1st App) viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2653758#p2653758
Marvel Girl (1st App) viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2653758#p2653758
Marvel Girl viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2644209#p2644209
Rogue (Outback) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 914#375914
Storm (Silvestri) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 914#375914
Sunfire (Classic) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... c&start=45
Thunderbird http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... &start=135
White Queen (Emma) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... &start=135
Wolverine (Brown, Metal Claws) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 914#375914
Wolverine (Brown, Removable Claws) viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2586660#p2586660
Wolverine (Tiger Stripe Metal Claws) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 914#375914

New Mutants

Cannonball http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 25#1116025
Magik http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... &start=135
Mirage viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2712403#p2712403
Karma viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2712403#p2712403

Modern X-Men

Banshee (Lee) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 042#424042
Colossus (Lee) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 914#375914
Cyclops (Lee) viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&start=195
Forge (Lee) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 042#424042
Gambit (Lee) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 042#424042
Jean Grey (Lee) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 914#375914
Nightcrawler http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 25#1116025
Rogue (Legacy) viewtopic.php?p=2661044#p2661044
Storm (Lee) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 914#375914
Wolverine (Lee) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 042#424042

X-Factor I

Angel (X-Factor) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 510#378510
Cyclops (X-Factor) viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&start=195
Marvel Girl (X-Factor) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 065#764065

X-Factor II

Havok (X-Factor) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 914#375914
Multiple Man http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... &start=105
Polaris (X-Factor) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 914#375914
Strong Guy http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... c&start=30
Strong Guy v2.0 viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2615692#p2615692
Wolfsbane viewtopic.php?p=2661044#p2661044

Excalibur

Captain Britain (Davis) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... c&start=30
Captain Britain (Davis) v2.0 http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 4&start=90
Captain Britain (Davis) v3.0 http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 756#817756
Captain Britain (Excalibur 1st version) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 756#817756
Cerise http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... &start=135
Kylun http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 078#429078
Meggan http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 345#475345
Meggan v2.0 viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2619659#p2619659
Micromax http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... &start=135
Nightcrawler (Davis) http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 9591ea2e99
Phoenix II http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 345#475345
Phoenix II v2.0 http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... &start=135
Shadowcat http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... &start=135
Widget viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=429078#p429078

X-Force - 90's

Boom Boom http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 4&start=90
Cannonball http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 4&start=90
Domino http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... c&start=45
Domino v2.0 viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&start=150
Feral http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... &start=135
Shatterstar http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 078#429078
Siryn http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... &start=135
Sunspot http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 858#380858
Sunspot v2.0 http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 4&start=90
Warpath http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 528#548528

X-Force - modern

Archangel viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&start=150
X-23 viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&start=150

Age of Apocalypse

Quicksilver viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2558611#p2558611
Storm viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2558611#p2558611

Starjammers and Imperial Guard

CH'OD http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... c&start=90
Gladiator viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2569684#p2569684
Starbolt http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... c&start=15

Spidey-verse

Elektra viewtopic.php?p=2661044#p2661044
Prowler http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 4&start=90
Rose http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 4&start=75
Sin-Eater http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 4&start=75
Tarantula http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 4&start=75
Tombstone http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 408#532408
Vermin http://www.thefwoosh.com/forum/viewtopi ... 408#532408

New Warriors

Namorita viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2644216#p2644216

Marvel Universe

Excalibur

Captain Britain viewtopic.php?f=9&t=22774&p=2558256#p2558256

Star Wars

C-3PO Evolution viewtopic.php?p=2683433#p2683433


Thank you for the comments, I'm thrilled to be here, and I have more on the way.

Thank's again.
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Fri Feb 03, 2006 5:48 am

First up is my 'Evolution of Colossus' customs.

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(from L to R) FA Colossus (modified belt buckle), Asgardian Wars Colossus (simple repaint), Romita JR Colossus (repaint with ruber band acs.), and Jim Lee Colossus (with modified arm guanlets and boot flaps).

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Next up I've got some mods to Wolverine.

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Yes, thats a Wolverine with metal claws, I did it too, saw everyone else's and needed to do it myself. Also, I couldn't stand that he only had swivel wrists, so I switched them with a ML3 Tiger Stripe Wolverine, sanded down a little to fit his smaller forearms better, then painted rust.

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Then I did the same claw application to my XMC Tiger Stripe Wolverine

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Also, added the shoulder pieces from the ML3 Wolverine that I had already taken his hands from.

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Fri Feb 03, 2006 6:08 am

Here we go with Havok and Polaris from their early X-Factor days. Funny, I never really cared for the artwork during this time period, but I did dig the books and thought the uniforms were cool.

Havok is a ML6 Movie Punisher, with rubber bands for the 'X' and wrist details, paper clip for the belt buckle, and the original jacket cut down, painted and wires inserted to provide posability. The jacket 'X' is the head of a thumb tack.

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Polaris is a ML8 Storm body and hair, with a ML8 Black Widow head, along with rubber bands for the wrist straps and the 'X' cut from Storm's shoulder.

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Fri Feb 03, 2006 6:11 am

Havok 90's & classic

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Classic Havok was made with a SMC Daredevil, sculpted chest piece, a ping-pong ball and paint.

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Fri Feb 03, 2006 6:20 am

wow dude those customs are friggin sweet man, nice work!
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Fri Feb 03, 2006 6:29 am

Torch; Thank you for the kind words, I've noticed that you're on the boards a lot and always have good things to say, so thank you.

I'll follow that up with a repaint of Rogue.

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I swapped her head for the one off of the X-Men Classics X-Treme Rogue but kept the hair from the Jim Lee version. The headband is a rubberband. I always liked this costume, and surprisingly I've not yet run across anyone else having done this one.

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Fri Feb 03, 2006 6:36 am

And before I hit the sack I'm going to finish off with Storm(s)

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ML8 Storms, one just modified and the other with the head from a 5" Storm Robot Fighters head that had the original hair removed and new hair sculpted on, then repainted to use the uniform from Uncanny X-Men 275, when she wore this one and the rest of the team wore the original blue & gold X-Men uniforms.

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Also, a Jean Grey

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ML6 repaint, with cut vinyl for the shoulder details, rubber bands for the wrists gauntlets and belt and thumb tack for the belt buckle.

Thats it for now, I'm tired and off to bed.

Until next time, keep Fwooshing, Fwooshers!
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Fri Feb 03, 2006 6:48 am

All Looks great.
Welcome to the galleries & curious to see what ya got coming next.

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Fri Feb 03, 2006 6:53 am

Pretty nice stuff, man. I wish I had the time and budget to do all those X-Men variations. I love seeing all the different costumes they've had lined up next to each other like that Colossus.

A couple of critiques and comments:

I love the Romita Colosus. I've only seen that costume done once or twice before. Nice work.

The Rogue looks great. Did you repaint the head at all? Most of the ones I have seen have a horrible "rouge/blush" effect on the cheeks, which is mostly what gives her her horrid "Toni Basil" look. Yours doesn't seem to have it that badly at all.

Also, on the Rogue, I like that your glossy paint has sort of a metallic sheen to it, which is similar to how that figure came in the first place... however, it mighjt be a good idea to spreay it (and definitely the other figures) with matte finish such as Testors' Dullcote. Your stuff will have a much cleaner, "factory" look.

Oh yeah, and Jean Grey needs her little blue leg pouches. :P

Oh, and finally, I loved the art and writing during that period of X-Factor, but I thought the costumes were stupid. :lol:
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Fri Feb 03, 2006 6:57 am

They all look great, sepster. I specifically dig the classic Havok,(ping pong ball? Very creative) and the Jean Grey customs.

You're paint skills are very good and your eye for detail is dead on. Looking forward to seeing more of your stuff, and welcome to the Fwoosh!
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Fri Feb 03, 2006 8:05 am

I love your customs. They are terrific. I am a little dissappointed though. I clicked on the thread because I though the word "Cache" was slang for a woman's...

Anyway, those are terrific customs.
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Sun Feb 05, 2006 9:51 pm

Thank you to everyone for taking a look at some of my work. I appreciate the comments and the advice.

CosmicHippo, I took your recomendation and started to use Dullcote, that does allow for some better photos, thanks.

This is an early custom I did of Cyclops

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He is a SMC Daredevil body, repainted, with the belt from a 5" Cyclops and Phoenix two-pack and the visor cut off of the Sinister Series ML Cyclops.

Even after ML10's Cyclops came out I still wanted to hang onto this one. I feel it looks a little more like I would picture John Byrne's take on the character.

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Sun Feb 05, 2006 10:23 pm

I saw your Colossi elsewhere and was mighty impressed - your devotion to the character is inspiring, and your paint skills are intense. Are those sculpted rings on Havok's chest? Awesome. You're right about Classic Cyclops, it screams "Byrne" like nothing Toy Biz has done. I'd only suggest a few sculptural mods here and there - smoothing over the Romita and Adams Colossi's sides, and removing Classic Havok's leg bands. But those are wicked difficult to see, thanks to your fine paint work, and I'm picking at straws anyway.

Great stuff. Can't wait to see more. :)
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Sun Feb 05, 2006 10:35 pm

Dustin, Thank you for the advice and compliments.

Those are sculpted rings on Havok. I had done a few customs of Havok in the 5" scale and always found painting the rings (especially on a none-flat surface) to be a major pain, hence the sculpting.

The High-flying Angel

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Repaint, that's it. After finishing this guy I realize that I really should have primed first, oh well, it looks better in person.

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Sun Feb 05, 2006 11:18 pm

Sweet customs man.

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