Behold I bring you the Nine Idols all in its full glory on one page: Now that I'm done with these babies this would be a good time to call it for the summer. I'm gonna stay inside and try to stay cool from this awful heat; I hate the heat, especially when mixed with… Continue reading The Nine Idols Final Roundup
And heeeerrrreeeee she is, the last of the nine - Cellphones have made life a whole lot easier for all of us in the past decades, and it will only get better as technology ups its game in times to come. Unfortunately that's also brought on a new wave of distractions and addictions from these… Continue reading Nine IDOLS Complete At last!
For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evil. Some people, eager for money, have wandered from the faith and pierced themselves with many griefs. 1 Timothy 6:10 New International Version (NIV) Here it is, the second to last of the Nine Idols. I'm sure it's pretty self-explanatory just by looking at all those… Continue reading The NINE IDOLS – One More to go…
Two more completed this week, though on the second look I may have to rework some details as it just doesn't fit. It's all about Sex, baby! Meet Mista McLovin' the Idol of all things sex and porn. (The name comes from the movie SUPERBAD, where one of the characters change his name to McLovin.)… Continue reading Nine Idols : On the Home Stretch
Okay, I've completed three more in the Nine Idols series. This is Reaper, the Idol of Bloodshed and Violence. Given humankind's mad obsession for blood and wrath, and adding on the recent social and political storm in the US over gun control. Not to mention the ominous signs that the world is steps closer to… Continue reading Nine IDOLS: Four to Go…
This past week I've completed two of the NINE IDOLS pieces. As mentioned before, each of these skulls represent things that people get hooked on, or addicted to, in such way that they worship it like an idol. Check them out below: Meet Smokie, the Idol of you guessed it smoking. Tobacco, marijuana, anything that… Continue reading Nine IDOLS : Two Down, Seven to go…
I've finally finished putting together a short vid of my latest work in progress. Unfortunately it's too big to upload it here directly, so I'm pasting a Youtube link here: https://youtu.be/3A5PR_oBDJc More cool vids coming soon!
So I have the pieces (eyes, teeth, nose) for all nine skullheads. Now to put them together! Here I am putting together the first of the 9 idols I call MR. VAIN. Because there is the tendency for one to worship, you guessed it, self. We as humans will do anything to stand out and… Continue reading Nine Idols WIP 5 – Skull Parts Assemble!
Part 4 of the series is here. Previously I made the molds for the eyes, noses, and teeth to add to the skulls, which I plan to cast it in resin to give the overall artwork a 3D feel. So I have survived the painstaking process of making latex molds, now comes the fun part:… Continue reading Nine Idols WIP 4 : Resin Casting
Today I show you my first time at moldmaking. This was for making the eyes and teeth for the skulls. I bought this latex moldbuilder from Joanns. It seemed pretty simple, just brush on layer over another layer of the latex onto the object to make the mold out of. As you can see in… Continue reading Nine Idols WIP 3