Category Archives: Work in progress

Winged Cat mark 2….

Ready to print when I have some more plastic…

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Winged Cat 3d print…

Maya, Cura, Ultimaker2, 3mm PLA plastic…

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Designing For 3d Print…

Its funny, 3d printing was promised as as process where you could print any object… I have just spent the last 2 months… [spare moments therein] working out just what this ultimaker 2 is capable of printing, and then how … Continue reading

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Pretty Much Finished Painting in Mudbox….

I Scribble on paper, scan, invert [and tweak] in Photoshop, transfer to the model surface in Mudbox… its a bit like adding transfers [decals?]to an airfix kit like I did when I was a kid… a little under painting, a final … Continue reading

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Back in Mudbox….

Back… ha ha… get it?

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Anubis Unwrapped And Ready To Paint…

Now all I have to work out is how to get that spotty back texture in from the pencil drawings with out loosing the pencilness of them… [I am aware that pencilness is not a real word… I just think … Continue reading

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About Ready to Unwrap…

Here we go… Its UV time…

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Headed for the lighthouse…

The thing with lighthouses is that they tend to be on islands or peninsulas that are difficult to access… were gonna need a boat… Pencil on layout paper…

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Lighthouse Anubis Has Fingers…

Most  of the drawings have wrists that tapper more into the hands… the particular drawing that I’m working from doesn’t… What to do? Compromise? Maybe just play with it a little to see what looks best…

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Modelling The LightHouse Anubis…

Decided to go with Reference but not construction drawings… i find that often moving the design to construction drawings knocks some of the life out of what you are trying to make and as asymmetry in posing adds more life … Continue reading

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