Shipwreck and Polly Custom Action Figure
Custom #:50598
Name:Shipwreck and Polly
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:G.I. Joe
Date Added:June 10, 2013
Base Figure:Movie Punisher and Redwing
Height:6.00 inches
Completion Time:18.00 hours
Articulation:32 points
I realize GI Joe started in the 60s but I would like to start by saying, for me, GI Joe means the cartoon from the 80s. Loved it even though no one ever really was hurt. My favorite character was Shipwreck, always had a comeback, a smart aleck.
Used a movie Punisher for the base. Ground away some of the hair and sculpted in the cap and shirt. Swapped out the hands for Madman's gloved hands. Tamiya and Testors for the paints. And of course what would Shipwreck be without Polly. I have half a dozen Redwings laying around with not a lot of options for using them. Cut off most of the beak and sculpted a parrot beak. Same paints, both sealed with Dullcote.
Anyway, let me know what you think.

User Comments
NeCrollector -
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
scarecrow studios -
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
great work, a spot on shipwreck.
jackhammer -
Monday, June 10, 2013
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