Poison Ivy Custom Action Figure
Custom #:49134
Name:Poison Ivy
Contest:DC Nation
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:DC Universe
Date Added:April 23, 2013
Base Figure:WitchBlade
Height:5.50 inches
Completion Time:4.00 hours
Articulation:6 points
Here we have one of Batman's many villains- the sexy, seducing Poison Ivy.
I used a TopCow Witchblade figure as the base.
First I took an Xacto knife and cut away some of the armor to look a little more like leaves. I also cut down her "claw glove" to give a little more arm. Then I painted all of her armor in a hunter green and let dry completely. Then came a kelly green dry-brush over everything, and finally I took a mint green and went in by hand touching up the edges of each "leaf" so they really popped.
For her vines, I used some trash bag twisties and worked them into their shapes. Then cut out little tiny leaves with clay and glued them on. Painted them hunter green with a light green dry-brush, and glued them into place.
Face was just a simple repaint of her eyes.
For her hair, I used the same techniques, but this time painted everything with a maroon, then dry-brushed red, and finally a VERY light dry-brush in orange to try and give her hair as much dimension as possible.
Hope you all like, and thanks for voting ;-)

User Comments
Chalana87 -
Saturday, December 7, 2013
the figure Looks beautiful :-)
Voting ends for the DC Nation Custom Contest (customizer revealed). - Thursday, May 23, 2013
Zan-el -
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
I love this figure. I may try your recipe. Looks great.
StrangePlanet -
Friday, May 17, 2013
That's a nice reworking of that figure.
MCollector -
Thursday, May 16, 2013
JeddTheJedi -
Thursday, May 16, 2013
A really pretty Ivy! Great idea to use the Witchblade base, I know Iron Cow Prod. did a similar custom back in the day. The loose pieces of vine just seal the deal. Gorgeous.
Voting begins for the DC Nation Custom Contest (pictures revealed). - Thursday, May 16, 2013
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