Category: How To

Taking the Next Steps

Taking the Next Steps

After you have gotten a few simple customs under your belt, here are some posts to improve your skills, and take your customs to the next level: 8 Ways to Become a Better Customizer...

Relocating a Minimate Joint

Have you ever been working on a Minimate custom that required you to move a Minimate head or shoulder joint someplace else? This has happened to me a few times, and I wanted to share a tip with you on how to make the relocated joint stronger.

How To Make Celebrity Face Decals

Some celebrity faces are hard for toy makers and customizers to portray accurately. For example, try to find a good Harrison Ford likeness among the dozens of Han Solo and Indiana Jones figures out there. For every good one there are at least ten bad ones! Whenever I come across a celebrity face that is difficult to nail in the Minimate style, I use the following “trace and stretch” method.