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Lotus team manager figure

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daveyman
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Re: Lotus team manager figure

Post by daveyman »

I've missed this as well. Glad I found it tho. Looks excellent and will really bring the scene to life. Will you be putting a driver in the car?
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Re: Lotus team manager figure

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Wow, that's a great representation, Howard! Quite realistic! Love the skin tones and shading!

Chris
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IanMcLaren
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Re: Lotus team manager figure

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Excellent work with an outstanding result!
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Re: Lotus team manager figure

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indycals wrote:That is stunning Howard! One of the best likenesses I've seen on any figure.

I couldn't agree more with Michael !! ...and I would ignore all those suggestions on how to do it differently, ...you have nailed Chapman !! Figures are by far the toughest thing for me in modeling, ...you are great at it !!! I wouldn't change a thing !!

BRAVO !!!

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Steve Mohlenkamp
when I was young, all the boys made model cars, ...some of us just never stopped !
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Re: Lotus team manager figure

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I agree with everyone here that you have "constructed" a perfect lookalike of Chapman. Did you use somekind of putty to mold the jacket, sweater, tie aso.?
I also love the painting with all different colors, it brings it alive and very convinsing.

Eric
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