my first 1:1 scale clay sculpt

Discussion in 'Sculpture and Makeup Effects' started by natty15d, Apr 17, 2006.

  1. natty15d

    natty15d Well-Known Member

    Trophy Points:
    716
    ill bet this is not quite what you were expecting to see when you read the title, but im pretty happy with it LOL

    made this for one of my nephews, my wife made another one for our other nephew but ill save you the horror of looking at that one ;) lol
     
  2. Darth Detroit

    Darth Detroit Sr Member

    Trophy Points:
    1,231
    ... too bad it's not made of chocolate.

    Nice job. The proportion looks dead on. :thumbsup :)
     
  3. Cyberman

    Cyberman Sr Member RPF PREMIUM MEMBER

    Trophy Points:
    1,981
    AWWWWW thats cute :p
     
  4. Boba Frett

    Boba Frett Sr Member

    Trophy Points:
    1,671
  5. ob1al

    ob1al Sr Member

    Trophy Points:
    1,961
    Heh - he looks like a happy little fella. :)
     
  6. TMP

    TMP Sr Member

    Trophy Points:
    1,476
    Is that not the rabit in Walles and Gromitt?
     
  7. kdawg1

    kdawg1 Sr Member

    Trophy Points:
    1,231
    That movie is great. My boys and I whatch it over and over. I think they said it took five years to film. Nice work.
     
  8. penwiper

    penwiper Well-Known Member

    Trophy Points:
    521
    That TOTALLY made my morning. HA.
     
  9. TomSpinaDesigns

    TomSpinaDesigns Sr Member RPF PREMIUM MEMBER

    Trophy Points:
    1,781
    I love it. Great flick.

    T
     
  10. SithLord

    SithLord Sr Member

    Trophy Points:
    1,951
    Ya I saw that "how to" on the DVD and wanted to try it myself...looks like great fun...and yours turned out really well. The colors are spot on. Can you share the details about the kind of clays you used? ;) How tall is he?

    :cheers,

    Thomas
     
  11. natty15d

    natty15d Well-Known Member

    Trophy Points:
    716
    Thanks ob1al, Boba Frett, Cyberman,Darth Detroit, Penwiper, Wampa
    Yes it is TMP

    Sithlord, thanks, the figure is roughly 105-110mm high, i dont have the figure now to measure as i gave it to one of my nephews at the weekend. i built the wire armature just as per the dvd & propotioned the figure as best i could.
    i used "Claydium" a fibrereinforced air drying clay that can be oven baked on a wire armature. fired him 30mins at 110C
    the paints are by Games workshop, im sure it was citadel grey for the body, white for the tail & eyes, a dark blue for the eyes & i just mixed up a pink for the nose and ears.

    Nathan
     
  12. Emperor Turpentine

    Emperor Turpentine Well-Known Member

    Trophy Points:
    566
    Cracking bunnies Natty :D

    Are you going to do any more Wallace and Gromit characters?


    Cheers
    Lance
     
  13. DarthCalibar

    DarthCalibar Well-Known Member

    Trophy Points:
    521
    absolutley love it. I thought about trying to make gromit and a rabbit or two after i saw the movie a few times. forgot about it since then. yours looks great. loved the movie. Good work.

    :D
     
  14. TheSt.LouisKid

    TheSt.LouisKid Sr Member

    Trophy Points:
    1,681
  15. Muad'Dib MD2B

    Muad'Dib MD2B Active Member

    Trophy Points:
    360
    Really nice sculpt there, Nathan. It looks dead-on to the movie. I bought the movie shortly after we adopted two rabbits of our own. That reminds me, I have to watch that again sometime soon...

    Thanks for posting the mini-tutorial. I was thinking about doing something like that too, just got lost in the day-to-day tasks. You've inspired me to add it to my list of things to do.

    -Chris
     
  16. Keith

    Keith Sr Member

    Trophy Points:
    1,730
    :lol Thats a coincidence, as i just molded a toy of that same rabbit in silicone so i could make more of them for my Son who has a few of the new Wallace and Gromit figures.

    Keith.
     
  17. SethB6025

    SethB6025 Well-Known Member

    Trophy Points:
    746
    Too cool. Nice work.
     
  18. Dean O

    Dean O Well-Known Member

    Trophy Points:
    716
    Awesome Natty. My youngest son would love this.
     
  19. KarlBud420

    KarlBud420 Well-Known Member

    Trophy Points:
    735
    Cool stuff.

    Now do the were-rabbit. :lol

    Bruce
     
  20. Darth Kahnt

    Darth Kahnt Sr Member

    Trophy Points:
    1,951
    Nice work Nathan. :thumbsup
     

Share This Page