by HectorHallHe started as a villain, and then I want to say he ended up an ally...I think. I used Aves to sculpt and painted with acrylics.
This will wrap up my ...6 comments
by HectorHallI used Aves to sculpt the helmet, gloves, and boots. This was before I had the patience to prep a figure to prevent paint rub. He has been on display...6 comments
by HectorHallContinuing my journey through the past customs of yesteryear. I do like Iron Man, but previous to the movies we were not seeing nearly enough of his ...4 comments
by HectorHallSo, how far back was Magneto released? That is how old this custom is. This was one of my earliest forays into sculpting. It wasn't an epoxy compoun...2 comments
by HectorHallI have always been a big Iron Man fan. The character finally got his due on the big screen, but we never saw figures of most of his classic foes. Th...8 comments
by HectorHallFirebrand started out as a Scuba gear Spiderman....I think. I am pretty sure the head belonged to Bullseye. Yet another addition to my Iron Man rogu...4 comments
by HectorHallThis figure, (and the others I am posting tonight), were made quite awhile ago. I am a little fuzzy on my own recipe. If anyone recognizes the body ...0 comments
by HectorHallThis was intended to be more of the Shade from the Starman comic. I loved what James Robinson did with the character in that run.
Soooooo, black pain...10 comments
by HectorHallRoulette's grandmother was a Golden Age villain of the same name, who ran a conventional casino and fought Mister Terrific (Terry Sloane). The current...8 comments
by HectorHallPer Degaton was a perennial foe of the JSA. Per Degaton stole a mechanism for time travel. You would think he would find a better use for it than goi...8 comments
by HectorHallThis custom, I have to confess, was never on my to do list. I was happy enough with my DC Direct version. When I was staring at the JQ I had picked ...13 comments
by HectorHallI really liked the redesign of Moondragon during the Annihilation storylines. Moondragon required a lot of sculpting, painted with acrylics.
Let me ...9 comments
by HectorHallThe butt-ugly Emma Frost figures that Hasbro released upon us were languishing on the aisles, clearanced as far down as $3.50. For that price, I coul...8 comments
by HectorHallI was a big fan of Starlin's run on Adam Warlock back in the 70's. The Thanos Quest storyline and the Infinity Gauntlet were huge to me because they ...14 comments
Lady Iron Fist
by HectorHallWhen it was revealed to Danny Rand that there had been many Iron Fists through the ages, it opened the door to many possibilities for customs. I knew...10 comments
by HectorHallSo, one of the issues with expanding my DCUC Legion set would be scale. Most of the Legion were done in a young adult buck, while some were in adult ...3 comments
by HectorHallThis one was a figure that I knew I would have to make. I had the Legion 12 pack (thanks Mattel)but in my opinion it lacked several essential members...4 comments
Rick Flagg of the Suicide Squad
by HectorHallJohn Ostrander's run on the Suicide Squad was easily one of my favorite reads. He used the book to shine a light on C and D list characters. If he c...3 comments
by HectorHallI sculpted the mask over the head and repainted with acrylics. One of the great characters to be used in the JSA books, Grant was killed off during t...5 comments
Ma Hunkle the Original Red Tornado
by HectorHallThe first time I had ever heard of Ma Hunkle was the crossover that featured the Red Tornado. Dr Fate explained that he was not the first Red Tornado...4 comments
by HectorHallI dremeled his face down and filled in the hole in his chest left after pulling his tunic. The paint job was an easy solid green. The antenna are pa...10 comments
by HectorHallI used Aves apoxie sculpt for the head and boots. Painted with acrylics.
Probably the closest thing to an arch=nemesis that Dr Fate ever had, Wota...7 comments
by HectorHallI really liked this character, so of course he had to die...thanks DC. He lives on as an action figure. Helmet chest, shoulders, wrists, belt, and b...7 comments
by HectorHallWhen Dr. Benjamin Stoner was corrupted by the agents of chaos and donned the helmet of Nabu he became the Anti-Fate. A dark and twisted soul with the...8 comments
by HectorHallMan, I have found a lot of uses for this base figure! I took the hat off with a dremel and shaved the ears a little bit. I dremeled the belt down an...6 comments
by HectorHallA couple of years ago my nephew did a custom of Prometheus and I was totally jealous. I have been meaning to make him, but I lacked the confidence in...14 comments
by HectorHallThis is a figure I did awhile ago. It seemed appropriate to use Hank to go from one incarnation to another.
I removed his cape and sculpted the glove...4 comments
Fire Lad of the Legion Subs
by HectorHallI took the leg fins off with a dremel, and added a head from the fodder box,(Aqualad's head was donated to Polar Boy), I sculpted the hair up and made...6 comments
Mano of the Fatal Five
by HectorHallSinestro Corp body with a Starman head. The boots were sculpted as well as the circle on his chest. The helmet is from a Squinkis toy.
Let me know w...12 comments