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    Wow, that's awesome looking! You are very talented sir. How much time have you put into this piece so far? What did you use for his eyes? Glass? I've been wanting to play with sculpting for awhile an today I finally ordered a book on Amazon.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mamulyan View Post
    stunning work!
    i am working on a bust with sculpey firm, what do you use for skin texturing? you have an excellent taste of work on details and textures, would appreciate some advice..
    Hi and thanks! For skin texturing I use various sized paper embossers to stipple the skin then brush over with isolpropanol and repeat until I have the desirred effect.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Angel Intheuk View Post
    That's a great likeness Nice work!
    Thanks! Your caracartures are wonderful

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    Quote Originally Posted by iMigraine View Post
    Wow, that's awesome looking! You are very talented sir. How much time have you put into this piece so far? What did you use for his eyes? Glass? I've been wanting to play with sculpting for awhile an today I finally ordered a book on Amazon.
    Thanks. I'm not sure how long I have worked on him as I stop and start and can sometimes leave a month or two without working on a sculpture at all. The eyes are steel ball bearings. You should have ordered was some clay too so you can get the feel of pushing it round

    Here's a nice closer pic that shows the skin texture quite nicely.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Alaneye View Post
    Hi and thanks! For skin texturing I use various sized paper embossers to stipple the skin then brush over with isolpropanol and repeat until I have the desirred effect.

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    ahh ok, i ve read the conversations above the thread and got it thx i wanna ask in what ways isopropanol alcohol makes different than clay softener?

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    Quote Originally Posted by mamulyan View Post
    ahh ok, i ve read the conversations above the thread and got it thx i wanna ask in what ways isopropanol alcohol makes different than clay softener?
    If you are talking about sculpey softener, then I would say that for one: it is far more expensive than isopropanol, and two: I would think sculpey would soak up the softener and it would remain soft, where as the alcohol evaporates pretty quickly.

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    I think he's very close to finished. Just like to work on the hair a bit more.















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    Amazing detail! How do you get a paper embosser (something like this http://www.embosser.com/) to create that beautiful skin detail?

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    Ahhhh, no, not that kind of paper embosser.... http://www.ebay.com/itm/Paper-Emboss...-/250992759574

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    Thanks for the clarification.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Alaneye View Post
    If you are talking about sculpey softener, then I would say that for one: it is far more expensive than isopropanol, and two: I would think sculpey would soak up the softener and it would remain soft, where as the alcohol evaporates pretty quickly.
    i bought these

    http://www.ebay.com/itm/140813380868...84.m1497.l2649 and alcohol, works a lot for me, really appreciate for advices man, thx

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    I have the very same set of embossers plus some others.

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    Oh yeah.....just getting better all the time. Marvelous sculpt.

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    Well, I'm finding less and less to tinker with, so I guess he's ready for baking.















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    Christrom over at the RPF has painted Kyle in Photoshop and it... well look for yourself...



    I know it has the real eyes in there which makes a big difference, but I had always been hoping the paint would complete the likeness... if I can paint it half as good I will be very pleased indeed.

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    Got a couple of castings out.








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    Really cool. It's interesting to see the process for us non-sculptors. Thanks for sharing!

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    Thanks, guys

    Finally got the bust mould made and pulled the first casting.







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    Just the base to sort out now.

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    I finished the base mould and cast one today. Just need to mould the support post now.





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    Finally getting around to painting a Kyle. Grey primer. Detail always looks too much after priming, but the colours knocks it back.









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    Finished piece..







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    Some daylight shots















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    I'm speechless... the finished model looks outstanding!! it's really him!! Congratulations man, excellent piece!

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    Thanks Davo, looks better in hand though

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