• 1/72 Gunship (Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind)

    Built sometime in 2013 or 2014 and painted in 2015. This might be my last Ghibli kit in awhile, the rest all have 1/20 figures and I need to learn how to paint those. Mr. Surfacer 1000, TS-68 Wooden Deck Tan, X-10 Gun Metal Completed on: March 2016

  • 1/20 Robot Soldier (Laputa: Castle in the Sky)

    This kit was actually finished in 2013, but I took a break from the hobby so the pictures didn’t get taken until 2 years later. The plan is to turn the robot into a diorama with old plant growth. Mr. Surfacer 1000, TS-1 Red Brown, X-10 Gun Metal Completed on: September 2015

  • 1/144 RG Launcher / Sword Strike Gundam

    Received from a kind stranger through the first Christmas gift exchange on reddit r/Gunpla. A great addition to the original RG Aile Strike. I’d love to see the P202QX IWSP and AQM/E-X04 Gunbarrel in RG format. Testors Black enamel, decals, Future polish, Mr. Top Coat Completed on: December 2012  

  • 1/20 Ohmu LED lighted eyes (Nausicaä)

    I wanted a realistic looking Ohmu with blue eyes and red LEDs bright enough to shine through the blue paint. The Bandai Nausicaa kits were all retooled from the old Tsukuda Hobby models. The Ohmu’s eyes were originally clear domes, but Bandai molded pegs under the arch. These made the LED lights a bit dimmer because …