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Lois Lane V.2 Custom Action Figure

 
 
Custom #:53826  
Name:Lois Lane V.2
Custom Type:Action Figure
Toy Series:Superman
Creator:JeddTheJedi  
Date Added:September 20, 2013
Base Figure:Club Black Freighter Mattel Silk Spectre
Height:6.00 inches
I wasn't satisfied with my first Lois Lane custom, mostly because of the scale. So I decided to attempt a second one, inspired by her attire in Man of Steel. I found a Silk Spectre figure loose and thought it would make an ideal base for Lois; it's got a pretty headsculpt and the right kind of shoes. The earrings and her choker were dremelled off. Then, I cut off the dress, saving the skirt portion and removing the rest. Then I sculpted a shirt. The jacket came from a Matrix Switch figure; trimmed down so it would not go below her blouse. The hands were swapped out for the ones from the New 52 Mattel Wonder Woman, with most of the figure apart from the legs painted up. I looked for a Lois Lane press badge design online and found one someone had done on DeviantArt. I modified the photo on it, re-sized it, printed it out, laminated it and then glued the resulting tiny badge onto the figure. Thanks for looking as always and I hope you guys like this one!


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Knightime - Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Really nice Lois! Have you thought about a cloth skirt? It would add even more articulation!
JeddTheJedi - Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Thanks for your comment Knightime, I really love your custom Batman work (that B:TAS piece is astounding). That's a great suggestion but I don't know how to sew! I reckon it would come in handy one day, but I did want to make use of the dress that was already on the Silk Spectre figure. The advice is much appreciated!
Customcave - Monday, September 23, 2013
Great idea, looks very nice
JeddTheJedi - Monday, September 23, 2013
Thanks man!
NeCrollector - Saturday, September 21, 2013
Brilliantly crafted...beautifully done!
JeddTheJedi - Saturday, September 21, 2013
Thank you NeCro - that means a lot!
christinacxxx - Friday, September 20, 2013
love her she came out beautiful keep up the good work jedd
JeddTheJedi - Friday, September 20, 2013
Thanks as always Christina!
fitzjedi - Friday, September 20, 2013
This is a PERFECT Lois Lane!!
JeddTheJedi - Friday, September 20, 2013
Thanks Fitz, that is very high praise and I'm very grateful!
StrangePlanet - Friday, September 20, 2013
That's a great, innovative combo of parts, with really nicely done mods to them, and it all comes together to make a really great-looking piece. Solid craftsmanship all around, love the little badge.
JeddTheJedi - Friday, September 20, 2013
Thank you! I wanted it to be recognisably "Lois" enough, and I thought a good way to achieve that would be to give her a little badge.
1987olds442 - Friday, September 20, 2013
That is a great looking Lois Lane, and excellent choice for the base figure. Great work
JeddTheJedi - Friday, September 20, 2013
I'm glad you approve of the choice of base figure and am glad I kinda made it work!
ManyMack Creationz - Friday, September 20, 2013
Perfection, nice work!
JeddTheJedi - Friday, September 20, 2013
That means a lot Mack! Thank you kindly.
Gonard - Friday, September 20, 2013
Very cool lois man!
I really love your use of parts, especially the head!
JeddTheJedi - Friday, September 20, 2013
Thank you gonard!
BotCustoms - Friday, September 20, 2013
good work!
JeddTheJedi - Friday, September 20, 2013
Thanks BotCustoms!
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