Author: Luke Porter

My 5 Favorite Customs

I have been making Minimate customs for over 11 years now, and I thought I would take a look back at some of my favorites. I am basing these choices on the custom figure itself, and...

Molding and Casting: Part 2

When we last left off, we had a one-part rubber mold that was ready for pouring casts. Here in Part 2, it’s time to pour one!

Molding and Casting: Part 1

Want to make copies of your sculpted creations? Molding and casting might be the answer! Basically you make a rubber mold of your part, and then make as many resin copies as you want. Here...

Avoiding Paint Rub on Custom Minimates

  Paint rub is what happens when you paint a Minimate joint, only to have the paint rub off when you move the joint. This is a common problem with almost all types of...