Faux Rust Effect

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Above is a test paint effect I did a little while ago. It worked out well so I thought I’d share it here.I saw that it was possible to buy reactive paints from a few companies, most in the US. But I’m in Ireland…$$$So I decided to do a bit…

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Ross O’Carroll Kelly Statue

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Commission: Make an imitation bronze statue of the fictional character Ross O’Carroll KellyClient: Penguin UK This was a nice job for me as it was an indirect collaboration with my brother Alan Clarke, who designed the original look of the character of Ross.Alan had been illustrating these books by Paul…

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Bricklane Sign on the CNC.

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  I was in London the other day and visited Brick Lane.  It was fresh in my mind when I needed to do another sample on the CNC router.So a London Street sign it was! I worked from a reference photo from the net and drew up a CAD file.  …

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Black Beard’s curse!

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Here is a little sample of the work I did for the Sky’s Christmas Special last year.I’ll begin with the coffins, there were 9 in total a few in leather and the rest in “lead”.I built both types around a wooden structure. The leather was faux of course. It involved…

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The Making of the Mercury Space Suit Helmet

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 You can click on any image for a slideshow Client: Bill Fallover I was delighted when Bill asked me to look after this part of the job. Museum work is so much more relaxing than film due to longer times available to work with. This allowed me the oppertunity to…

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