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Hello everyone, I was wondering if any of you fabulous folks out there might have any cool tricks for seaming silicone. I have tried a variety of methods and applicators and thought it would be cool…Continue
I have had success casting platinum cure silicone like Ecoflex into other platinum cure silicone like Moldstar from Smooth On and was wondering if anyone has tried this with tin cure silicone.…Continue
Hello to all the good folks out there!
One crazy man and his dream. I would like to keep track all of my progress in one place and so will be adding to this blog as I go. Please scroll down and check it out:) Newest additions at the bottom. I have, over the last several years, been learning some of the magic and mystique of an art form that first inspired me as a kid watching Ray Harryhausen's skeleton warriors. I am doing this because I was injured on duty and need direction and a source of positive energy. Meditation comes in many forms and this is mine. Fighting darkness with The Force.
I use TEDCO Studios as a frame of mind, a form of initial focus point for the energy this adventure has been generating.
I want to thank every person who posts, shares, helps and encourages others. I would not be able to have accomplished what I have in the last months learning character creation and stop motion and lighting without your help. I am truly grateful.
Now that I have learned a few more etiquette guidelines for this site I will start posting the things I have been working on in a blog to try to keep things in order. Clearly visible in the picture of one of my workstations, you can see that I work my fingers to the bone in everything I do trying to learn as much as possible over the last few months from all you incredibly talented people out there. ;) Thank you all so much. Oh and the hand…Continue