More Epoch collecting going on over here, this time it’s a set of 4 Mecha Skull Walkers!! These are really great toys that work excellent with any micro-scale figure (3.75″ tall) so Microman and Micronauts figures work GREAT! They are fun to assemble and interchange parts with, with all parts stored inside the shrink-wrapped skull. […]Read more "Happy 2020"
Getting those joints to work proper is one thing. To ensure some durability to the mechanical longevity is another. Been working these ideas for years now, and I found that several joint designs are better that one. Some designs work better than others when customizing micros. It really does depend on the weight, design and […]Read more "Those Micro-Joints"
Proper Ship? If there is one thing that burns me beans is when hard-earned bread is wasted on poor shipping tactics. Properly packaged goods that withstand the brutality of the modern shipping process are where it’s at. Nothing worse is when you anxiously receive an order only to find a broken mess inside a poorly […]Read more "Unbroken Arrival"
Whoosh! I have been putting all time to the grind trying to complete enough Phantomophigures to go around this Holiday Season. What takes so long ??? Well, these are not one-piece items, so there are many separate pieces to finish and paint. Also, as some of you already know, there are Phantomophigures that I make […]Read more "Before 2020 Drops DROP"
So I have been working the resin parts that I cast to complete some ‘Microcustoms’ I have been working to finalize. Things been getting car-azaye to say the littlest. The parts I create for my Micro-customs are first sculpted from Sculpey, then painted with a super-glossy finish. Then, once the gloss coat dries thoroughly, I […]Read more "Fanmode to Full Phigures"
Check out these most AWESOME Microman-like candy-toys or maybe capsule toys that came into the studio today. A cool toy brand named ‘Epoch’ has released several different capsule-toy kits that are procured in pieces to build the ‘Subody & Wheelmachine’. These small micro-scale kits are sold unbuilt, with excellent graphic instructions included illustrating the steps […]Read more "Epoch is EPIC"
I have a few incomplete vintage Microman ‘Magnemo’ pieces in the studio, so I have been making some more of my ‘Micro-custom’ ideas come to life. Fun stuff to do while the epoxy resin slowly cures …Read more "Magnemo Kitbashing"