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Cookie Wampa!

Post by psybertech on Fri May 22, 2015 6:09 pm

I'll add more shots and info when the sun decides to stay steady for more than a minute.

But as my new avatar suggests, I whipped up a new, basic custom. Super simple and basic.

Airbrushed blue (so much nicer than brushing large areas). But I have concerns and questions and he probably isn't done.
And, it has nothing to do with Family Guy. Well, at least on a concious level.
My niece loves the Wampa and Cookie Monster, so I wanted to make a funny crossover.
After I made it, I googled Cookie Wampa and man, Fmaily Guy! I love FG and watched all the SW episodes and do remember it now. So I don't know if the seed was planted or not.

Anyway.... I still like it.... funny as hell! "COOKIE!"

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Re: Cookie Wampa!

Post by ourchickenshack on Fri May 22, 2015 6:18 pm

LOVE IT !!!!!

lol!
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Re: Cookie Wampa!

Post by Dr Dengar on Fri May 22, 2015 6:30 pm

Hahahah Black Wampa got some serious competition. I love it!! Very Happy
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Re: Cookie Wampa!

Post by psybertech on Fri May 22, 2015 6:34 pm

Marco Jay wrote:Hahahah Black Wampa got some serious competition. I love it!! Very Happy
Wampa Fight!

Razz

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Re: Cookie Wampa!

Post by ourchickenshack on Fri May 22, 2015 6:42 pm

Great song Jay Twisted Evil

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Re: Cookie Wampa!

Post by pattejan on Sat May 23, 2015 5:56 am

Jay, I love your Cookie Wampa!

Reminds me of the good old days ... Krümelmonster! Smile

It's Krümelwampa! Very Happy
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Re: Cookie Wampa!

Post by Commander Clint on Sat May 23, 2015 2:49 pm

Great job Jay. clapping But from what I hear, you'll need to repaint him orange and have him eating carrots. lol!
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Re: Cookie Wampa!

Post by psybertech on Sat May 23, 2015 2:58 pm

[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] wrote:Great job Jay. clapping   But from what I hear, you'll need to repaint him orange and have him eating carrots. lol!

haha!
I've heard that too! Razz

OK... a few shots of him........

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The problems I am having is, no matter how many coats of paint, the joints rub off too easily. The plastic is unlike figures so it doesn't adhere or permeate like it does in softer plastics.
So is there a way I can prevent this? Perhaps a top level coating of something to help?

Anyway..........

COOKIE!
lol!

cheers!

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Re: Cookie Wampa!

Post by ourchickenshack on Sat May 23, 2015 3:03 pm

I have heard that you can put a thin layer of superglue over the paint on joints to protect the paint . You would have to do it in stages of course to keep from glueing the joints together .
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Re: Cookie Wampa!

Post by psybertech on Sat May 23, 2015 3:11 pm

[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] wrote:I have heard that you can put a thin layer of superglue over the paint on joints to protect the paint . You would have to do it in stages of course to keep from glueing the joints together .
hrrmmm.... the legs might work, but the arms will be a pain with the wampa-action!
I might give that a go! Thanks!

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Post by Commander Clint on Sat May 23, 2015 3:23 pm

I used Testors Enamal paint for that reason. But I haven't moved the arms and legs much.
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Post by psybertech on Sat May 23, 2015 3:37 pm

[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] wrote:I used Testors Enamal paint for that reason.  But I haven't moved the arms and legs much.
Yeah.. that's the thing... I want my little 4 year old niece to be able to play with it a little when she stops by so it will get destroyed quickly if my tiny movements are any indication of it right now.

I'll pick up another beater Wampa and give a test I guess. Anyone got one for cheap? Smile


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Re: Cookie Wampa!

Post by Guest on Sun Dec 06, 2015 2:46 pm

That's funny, I figured it was inspired by family guy, but even better if it was created before,you remembered seeing it before.
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Re: Cookie Wampa!

Post by arohk on Sun Dec 06, 2015 2:56 pm

I normally use a plastic clear primer then paint the figure and hit it with a plastic clear coat the same process I use on model kits it seems to work great.
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