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Colossus Custom Action Figure

 
 
Custom #:30231  
Name:Colossus
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:X-Men
Creator:fastfreddie  
Date Added:June 13, 2011
Base Figure:ML Colossus
Height:7.00 inches
I'm trying to develop this chrome style of painting and Colossus is the perfect training figure. I have made a tutorial in the past, but I am thinking about making a dvd or youtube it if there was enough interest. Anyways, filled in the peg holes and ab section. primered it gloss black. Laid down some silver and then the hand detailing followed by airbrushed shading and highlights. I left some red overspray on his skin to give it a realistic illusion of reflections from his costume. I used some high gloss for the metal and sealed the rest of the body in testors dullcote. The base was made on a peice of craft wood, with broken craft sticks, wire and air dry clay. Thank you guys for the support. I wouldn't be here doing this otherwise, I promise you that...I give all credit and glory to the Lord! GLORY to GOD!


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fastfreddie - Friday, January 6, 2012
Rosedale - I'd love to get to be able to be like them!

bjpalm1994 - I'm honored you think so!!

ringomendoza - Glory to HIM!

fitzjedi... I'm humbled you think so!

Madtinker76... YOU KNOW BETTER!!!

RedRebelCustoms... I would love to video it my friend. I may look into that soon! No secrets here my friend!

pock63.. you know I always appreciate you!
fastfreddie - Friday, January 6, 2012
Anthony's Customs... I don't RECKON!!!

suprasizeme... I will try someday...maybe!

Bob-A-Ferret... I quit coming through Utah! you should've caught me the night I was laid over in Salt Lake City! I got lost the next day and drove around the Mormon Tabernacle Catherdral! WOW!

tommyx... don't do that brother! Well, on the other hand do it and I will have the money to pay for your customs!

dbocustoms.... Mr. Magoo, I try and GOD be willing...since it is HIS will be done(I don't care what anybody else says! FU if you don't go along with it and don't ever comment on my godsdamn(cause there is only one GOD so that is not swearing..refer to Battlestar Galactica:new series) sh!t again if you don't care what I think. You can thank the Dixie Chicks for my attitude!

Stevid...BS

Cosmic Fantasy Customs... Kid Video is on his way!!!

jarasa1... I thank you good sir! I hope I helped in some way! I appreciate you to the utmost.
Rosedale - Monday, June 20, 2011
Love this paint technique, very reminiscent of how Boris and Julie paint metal/chrome.
bjpalm1994 - Wednesday, June 15, 2011
WOW!! Are you sure you didn't just sculpt that figure out of real chrome? Your paint skills are in a class all by themselves! TOP-NOTCH!!!!!
ringomendoza - Tuesday, June 14, 2011
glory to you,man!
ringomendoza - Tuesday, June 14, 2011
glory to you,man!
fitzjedi - Tuesday, June 14, 2011
WOW--I really love the paints here--always impressive!! -Fitz
Madtinker76 - Tuesday, June 14, 2011
king of airbrush strikes again!
RedRebelCustoms - Monday, June 13, 2011
I read the tutorial sometime ago and would love 2 see a breakdown of the process on vid! Your effects are stunning.
pock63 - Monday, June 13, 2011
Amazing repaint!!!
Automatauntaun - Monday, June 13, 2011
Do a tutorial. Please. That is amazing. Amazing work love seeing your
Paint work as always. Great job.
fastfreddie - Monday, June 13, 2011
I will let you guys know soon as I make one. I've recently discovered another totally amazing way to paint chrome, minus all the hand detailing and airbrushing. The stuff looks like real chrome. what you do is paint what you want to be chrome gloss black, then there is paint called... ALCLAD II LACQUER CHROME ....YOU paint this over the black and it looks like real chrome. No airbrushing or hand detailing needed. Just brush it on. I found some of this paint in a HOBBYTOWN USA store.... hope this helps in the meantime, FF
Anthony's Customs - Monday, June 13, 2011
id like to see a tutorial...ill chrome everything!!!!!!!!!!!
suprasizeme - Monday, June 13, 2011
You HAVE to make a video tutorial!!! This paint job is unreal!!!! AMAZING job!!!
Bob-A-Ferret - Monday, June 13, 2011
Very Very nice paint on the metallics bro you ever come through utah I might have to have you do that to mine.
tommyx - Monday, June 13, 2011
Almost makes me want to quit customizing and just buy your stuff!
dbocustoms - Monday, June 13, 2011
great googly moogly your paints are unreal,not to knock anyone out there (at all) but in my opinion you are one of if not the best painter dude around! it just blows my mind,that chrome style you are creating is awesome and very inspiring,glory to GOD indeed!
Stevid - Monday, June 13, 2011
INCREDIBLE!!!
Cosmic Fantasy Customs - Monday, June 13, 2011
this is soooo amazing and is one of the best paint jobs by one of the greatest painters. simply another flawless execution, let me know if you do a video tutorial would love to see it.
jarasa1 - Monday, June 13, 2011
Fantastic job. Two thumbs up for the tutorial. You are the most prolific customizer around FAST Fred!
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