Mixed-Media

Graffiti – Lettering Fun

Graffiti – Lettering Fun

Fun With Graffiti Lettering Styles: If you’re NOT a Graffiti Artist with a stack of aerosol cans and a big blank wall; or if you NEVER HAVE downloaded any Graffiti Fonts from the internet, but you’ve always wanted to see what your name, or a word, looks like. Then try […]

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Customizing a Retro Fire Helmet

Customizing a Retro Fire Helmet

Something Old Into Something New & Arty … An old 1950’s Fireman’s Helmet/Hat: The 50’s Fireman’s Hat that I selected: I was checking the latest local news online on May 30, 2010 at Castanet.net, when I came upon a unique opportunity for local artists to paint on a fireman’s helmet […]

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Silver Surfer Sculpture

Silver Surfer Sculpture

The Silver Surfer: The Silver Surfer (Norrin Radd) is a Marvel Comics Superhero created by Jack Kirby. The character first appears in Fantastic Four #48 (March 1966), the first of a three-issue arc that fans and historians call “The Galactus Trilogy”. Fantastic Four No.48 Originally a young astronomer of the […]

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Thunderbirds Secret Base

Thunderbirds Secret Base

Update on the completion of my Gerry Anderson’s Thunderbirds Secret Base – TracyIsland Model Kit by IMAI: A way back in January of 2008 in my blog Surf – Design Planet Blurp No.13 I detailed the making of the above model’s Tracy Island. I just got around to paint finishing […]

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Devilman Chess Set – Japan

Devilman Chess Set – Japan

DEVILMAN – Japanese Manga In my collection of Japanese figures and models, I have an unusual and rare complete set of Devilman Checkmate Chess Set pieces by Fewture. These 4″ approximate, highly detailed figures are chess set figure characters from Devilman. Each Devilman chess piece character package/card also came with […]

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Artists At Risk

Artists At Risk

I thought I would share an article “Artists At Risk“ that my daughter sent me. It’s about health problems associated with exposure to chemicals in various artist materials. Personally I certainly have used a variety of woodwork, photography, artist and scale modeling supplies over the last 50 years. I’m usually […]

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Typeface Word Fun

Typeface Word Fun

I found this interesting ‘words layout creation’ on The BrandBuilder’s Blog. Just enter your own text at http://www.wordle.net/

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