“He Went For A Little Walk”

Oct 05, 11 “He Went For A Little Walk”

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This dream project took me a few years on and off to complete and should prove how fascinated I am with ancient Egyptian culture and mummy movies in particular. This diorama is strictly limited to 1/12th scale and the overall size is 16” high, 15” wide, and 25” long. I was enthralled by the photos of the various mummy films shown...

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Poker Party

Oct 05, 11 Poker Party

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Ever wonder what the Universal monster gang does while the grips and gaffers are getting the next set ready? Well, I often have and this diorama represents such a time and such a place. The inspiration for this piece came from those famous C.M. Coolidge paintings of dogs playing poker that are indelibly etched into the US...

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Godzilla (1954)

Jun 26, 11 Godzilla (1954)

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I still can’t believe I am saying this because we all know that Godzilla was really a man in a rubber suit, but someone in Japan decided to create the skeleton of the Big G as if he were real. Hey, this is the stuff that this hobby is all about. I used more pins to connect the various bones together than any other model. I now have...

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Halloween (1978)

Oct 25, 78 Halloween (1978)

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Michael Myers from Halloween, certainly one of the creepier monster characters. The small candle inside the pumpkin is electrified and can be illuminated for great effect. Kit Maker: Alternate Images From Wikipedia: Halloween is a 1978 American independent horror film directed, produced, and scored by John Carpenter, co-written...

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Queen of Blood (1966)

Mar 01, 66 Queen of Blood (1966)

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Florence Marley as the Queen of Blood. All those eggs around her are ready for hatching. Kit Maker: Monsters in Motion From Wikipedia: Queen of Blood (1966) horror/science fiction film released by American International Pictures. The director, Curtis Harrington, crafted this B-movie with footage from the Russian films Mechte...

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Godzilla vs. King Kong (1962)

Aug 11, 62 Godzilla vs. King Kong (1962)

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This is my Godzilla diorama, based on a scene from the 1962 film, Godzilla versus King King. The Godzilla figure is from Billiken and the electrical towers are from Walthers. The rest of the various pieces for the diorama were obtained from many sources. Kitmaker: Billiken (Godzilla) Kitmaker: Walthers (electrical towers) From...

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