Category: Tools of the Trade

Experimenting with Dyeing Minimates

I have wanted to experiment with dyeing Minimates for a long time now, probably ever since I saw Ivan’s Pantone display. I have been picking up different shades of dye for my 1/6 scale custom figures, so I decided it was time to try it out on Minimates. The dye I have been using is called Rit dye, and from what I have read online, it can be used to effectively dye plastic.

My Christmas Present: A Photo Studio Kit!

Tonight my family celebrated Christmas with my side of the family. One of my presents was a CowboyStudio Photo Studio Light Tent Kit in a Box (and also Skyrim for the Xbox 360!). I have wanted one of these studio kits for a long time, but I never ended up buying one for myself, so it was a nice surprise. As soon as we got home, I wanted to try it out. I will let you decide if it makes a difference. πŸ™‚

Decal Update

This decal update brings you 33 new decals to add to your custom possibilities. My own gallery gets 9 new customs, including a few Doctor Who ones, and some Marvel ones too (such as...