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 Post subject: Re: Vader Sculpture
PostPosted: Sun Apr 28, 2019 9:26 am 
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The curve isn't much and it was switching back and forth for me today. The reason is the right side of the neck sticking out a bit too far. When you look at the curve between the tusk tubes on that side you can see the neck should be a little further in to follow the curve. However, the fix is going to be tricky, because I really like the curve you have on the neck. However, when you make the next cast, you could try and push in that side a bit when it is still curing or you could just cast it as-is and then sand the area. I think if that area is addressed it will automatically get the correct curve to the mask as the original. The fact that you even captured that in a free-hand sculpture is pretty damn amazing.

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 Post subject: Re: Vader Sculpture
PostPosted: Sun Apr 28, 2019 3:24 pm 
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No Humor Man wrote:
The curve isn't much and it was switching back and forth for me today. The reason is the right side of the neck sticking out a bit too far. When you look at the curve between the tusk tubes on that side you can see the neck should be a little further in to follow the curve. However, the fix is going to be tricky, because I really like the curve you have on the neck. However, when you make the next cast, you could try and push in that side a bit when it is still curing or you could just cast it as-is and then sand the area. I think if that area is addressed it will automatically get the correct curve to the mask as the original. The fact that you even captured that in a free-hand sculpture is pretty damn amazing.

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thank you very much, really very kind to explain to me! then the next cast will do it with a very thick layer of resin, so that I can smooth and correct the area! even the right haunch will undergo a small change, because for what I see it is too small near the nose! thanks again, very useful! :thumbsup


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 Post subject: Re: Vader Sculpture
PostPosted: Sun Jun 02, 2019 7:31 pm 
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Hello everyone, I have no news on the mask, the temperatures here do not allow me to work with fiberglass, because I don't have a place where I can work! Today to continue the work I started the sculpture of the dome! :wink:

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 04, 2019 6:05 pm 
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Incredible work!!


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 Post subject: Re: Vader Sculpture
PostPosted: Thu Jun 13, 2019 11:33 am 
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VEGAS VADER wrote:
Incredible work!!


thank you so much! :toothy

hello everyone guys! yesterday I was able to print another mask, but unfortunately it came out with some flaws, so soon I will do another one! But I'm happy because putting some thickness out of the mold I managed to correct the neck defect a bit! :thumbsup

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