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Using 2 raptors from 06198 that I got from the melt table/boneyard this last ReaperCon (minus arms for now)   So I had this idea of a pair of raptors, with a dominant one perched on a kill and warni

Here's the pictures, with the improved para carcass. It was quite a lot of fun carve the wounds into the fresh, soft green stuff to reveal the older work underneath...    

pictures! Green stuff work mostly creating the parasaurolophus off of the sculpey body I had already done. Pretty proud of my work on it, i haven't done much sculpting yet

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So I did some more green stuff work on the carcass today, using some great advice I asked Andy for. Basically added another layer of green stuff over it as a new skin, which I textured and then ripped big slashes in to reveal the old greenstuff below as wounds. Looks pretty good, I think. I'll upload pics tomorrow

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Looks good, though those close-ups are showing some pretty different textures that you may want to smooth over with more thin layers of green stuff (under the tail, back right knee, and under the belly).

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Looks good, though those close-ups are showing some pretty different textures that you may want to smooth over with more thin layers of green stuff (under the tail, back right knee, and under the belly).

 

yea he's not perfect, still needs more work, but slowly he's taking shape

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Here's the pictures, with the improved para carcass. It was quite a lot of fun carve the wounds into the fresh, soft green stuff to reveal the older work underneath...

What did you use to texture the skin with, If it's not a trade secret?

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Here's the pictures, with the improved para carcass. It was quite a lot of fun carve the wounds into the fresh, soft green stuff to reveal the older work underneath...

What did you use to texture the skin with, If it's not a trade secret?

 

 

I used two things, one was a fine mesh I was given and another was a mechanical pencil with its lead removed, poking at it with the tip. That trick Julie Guthrie showed me

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Looks good, though those close-ups are showing some pretty different textures that you may want to smooth over with more thin layers of green stuff (under the tail, back right knee, and under the belly).

 

yea he's not perfect, still needs more work, but slowly he's taking shape

 

 

I hope I didn't offend you, just pointing out things that I saw in case you missed it. It's still amazing and something well beyond my own abilities with sculpting mediums!

 

P.S. Just saw your elephant pics on FB, they are so cool!

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Looks good, though those close-ups are showing some pretty different textures that you may want to smooth over with more thin layers of green stuff (under the tail, back right knee, and under the belly).

 

yea he's not perfect, still needs more work, but slowly he's taking shape

 

 

I hope I didn't offend you, just pointing out things that I saw in case you missed it. It's still amazing and something well beyond my own abilities with sculpting mediums!

 

P.S. Just saw your elephant pics on FB, they are so cool!

 

 

Heehe, they were having a good time in the water pool!

 

You didn't offend XD i'm doing the best I can with my limited abilities and Andy's advice, texturing and sculpting anything of this scale is still really new for me

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Ohhhh, this is looking really good! I CAN NOT WAIT TO SEE MORE!

 

Thanks! Once It's nice outside i plan to prime it again

 

I'm thinking this color for the raptors. The dinosaur I drew it on is a Zupaysaurus, but I like the scheme. Though maybe with some white stripes on the tail, and make the black more regular and extend farther back

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