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Working at the Speed of Dark

Progress shots. Now back to work. Halloween soon.

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It’s Gettin’ Dark In Here

Howdy fellow Monsterphiles! And now to continue documenting the progress of our latest monster project: I’ve sawed off the head to better reposition it and for ease of access while sculpting. I can now be seated to work on its … Continue reading

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Another fine mesh…

Here we have our current creature well underway. The EMT conduit framed has been hand-bent into shape and the wireform stage is complete. Aluminum mesh has been hot-glued over the entire volume and the foam coating begun. For scale reference … Continue reading

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A Darkness Grows…

A couple close friends of the Studio Grimstone know what this armature is for but I ain’t gonna tell ya. Just yet. Go on, fire off a guess. No, it is not a life-size King Chicken but the voice is … Continue reading

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Inches From Death

Here are some close-ups of Grimstone’s latest monstrous creation…but not too close; those claws are seriously sharp. Thus ends the creation tale of the 7′ Wolfman.  His story now continues in the museum, and in the hearts, minds, and “me … Continue reading

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Post of ‘Epoch’ Proportions

After a day-long odyssey, featuring frantic touch-ups, building a Wolfman-sized vest, coating him with evidence of a fresh kill, a two-hour drive with no air conditioning, and four stops on the highway to curtail the attempted escape of the tarp … Continue reading

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From Horrible, to Adorable

Here are a couple more photos from our shoot with Brent Chumley, including a surprise guest who really stole the show: No witty comments for little Red there; just pure cute.  I think she staged that shot herself too…there was … Continue reading

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An Ocular Feast Begins…

He’s finished and delivered!  The Wolfman is now in his new home in  the Monster Museum at The Darkness in St. Louis, MO.  We’ve got plenty of savory werewolf eye candy to post over the next few days, so lets cut straight … Continue reading

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Tall, Dark & Deadly

The professional photos from Saturday’s dusk shoot aren’t in yet, but to stave off the suspense I’ll post a couple of quick shots I took myself.  They’re a bit grainy, and they don’t show off the details, but they’ll do … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek

Tomorrow the Wolfman will be finished, and we’ll be having an on-location photo shoot, so we’ll soon have lots of nice shots of our furry fiend for your ocular pleasure.  For now, I’ll leave you with a quick peek at … Continue reading

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