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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Tue Aug 10, 2010 3:12 pm

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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Tue Aug 10, 2010 3:25 pm

What can I say other than unique,beautiful and amazing!I have not seen any artist your age,Harriet,create such beautiful animals! Shocked cheers
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Tue Aug 10, 2010 3:33 pm

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What can I say other than unique,beautiful and amazing!I have not seen any artist your age,Harriet,create such beautiful animals! Shocked cheers
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Tue Aug 10, 2010 5:26 pm

Beautiful. Now you don't have to wait for someone to make one. You already have one. Congratulations. You did an awesome job.
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Tue Aug 10, 2010 6:10 pm

So, when is the rest of the family joining her ? Laughing

You can't just have one, especially if they are your favourite animal Wink Razz
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Tue Aug 10, 2010 7:06 pm

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So, when is the rest of the family joining her ? Laughing

You can't just have one, especially if they are your favourite animal Wink Razz
Thank you Amy!
Second favourite animal, Okapi is first Very Happy I was looking at photos of baby Bongos, they are sooo cute, I might make one (or a couple) soon, it will be fun.
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Tue Aug 10, 2010 7:43 pm

Your Bongo's eyes got it all. Knocked me out! cheers
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Tue Aug 10, 2010 8:17 pm

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Your Bongo's eyes got it all. Knocked me out! cheers
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Tue Aug 10, 2010 8:43 pm




Good Work, must have taken you some time to make this scult, you are really turning into a great scultor, already when it comes to the painting of the figure, you are a true artist, i think working on the shapes of the figures is your challenge, but you are becoming better with each model.
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Tue Aug 10, 2010 11:03 pm

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Good Work, must have taken you some time to make this scult, you are really turning into a great scultor, already when it comes to the painting of the figure, you are a true artist, i think working on the shapes of the figures is your challenge, but you are becoming better with each model.
Thanks Danny. All together it took about two days to make and paint, so not too long. I have to wait a day for the clay to dry, it took me a morning to sculpt and about the same to paint too. Yes, I think you're right about the sculpting, I need to work on that.
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Tue Aug 10, 2010 11:27 pm

I cannot go of the forum for one day, because i will miss all of the great stuff around here... Sad

Another great sculpt Harriet, and nicely painted.
It is like Christophe said, everybody seems to have a new bongo for 2010, only we haven't one yet...
We need to buy clay and paint Christophe! Shocked And what then??? affraid
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Wed Aug 11, 2010 12:22 am


Harriet you are doing an excellent job, just keep at it.


A couple of sugestions if i might add, maybe they help you, i'm no animal scultor, as you probably know i have my figures made, but the artist that makes them has over 30 years making sculptures and figures. from small scales to large scales, i learned a lot from him in the last couple of years, so here are some points that might help.


For a starting point find an animal encyclopedia that has drawings of the animals as a whole, the older the encyclopedia the better, i could recomend some to you if you would like, usually the old prints had even more accurate reproductions, in Amazon you could find some real good ones of use for around 5 usd or less.

Get the Encyclopedia and cut out the actual animal figure you are making.

Research the animal stats as far as leght height of body, head, tail horns things like this, keep each mesurement of each body part separated, do not add them up or the formula will not work.

Then find the scale you are working on, the smaller the scale the easier the figure might be since less detail might be possible, but that is not the way to go with a realistic figure, so something like what Phil works on 1:22 might be a great fit.

I work exclusively with 1:12 scale, it is not only one of the easiest scales to convert and understand, but the level of detail possible is unreal. Ad the benefit that you could have something as small as a kingfisher and something as big as a giraffe, it would be very hard or nearly impossible to create realistic figures of certain species in 1:22 or a smaller scale, so think about that, and then decide what scale fits your needs better.

To me it was an easy choice, since i would never want to limit me getting any animal figure based on its scale, and 1:12 is not so massive that you will run out of room.


So once you have the scale figure out, convert each body part, the body, head, horns, tails etc to your scale, use a converting table for this, that you might use in the future. Once each correct measurement is taken, put it on paper, draw it first, the body part along for future comparison as you are making the sculture.

It might be difficult to get stats for certain parts of an animal, like an ear, or a something really small but yet essential, you will need to study the animal and figure certain things out, in my case i'm lucky since one of my best friends in the world is an Head of the mammal collection for one of the top zoos in Florida, a friend in a zoological park might work wonders in this area for anybody interested in making realistic animal figures.

So now you have the encyclopedia cut out in full color and showing the complete animal, the scale convertion of each body part and a scale drawing of each. For good measure you should also use pictures of the real animal since animals are like people and not all of them might have the same shape.

There is a scale formula for the weight of the animal that you can covert into the clay but that is something i have not fully understood yet from the grand master.

As you probably already know, start by building a wire skeleton, using your scale formula build a scale wire frame that will support the sculpture, this will help with smaller body parts like legs and others so they do not crack so easily.

"CLAY" your clay is one of your single most important components, so when making your scultures, get the best for the best results. All of the Kaiyodo etc Japanese animal figures just like Schleich have a prototype, a single master figure from where all others come, figures lose about 30 to 50 % of their quality and realism when mass produced i"m told.
The Japanese use Kato clay for their prototype models, it absorbs the paint a lot better, and especially the small details.

As you work on the sculpture make sure that all of the animal parts are in scale, you could allways add sharp and thing horns after the initial sculpture has been completed, pay close attention to all of the details and descriptions of the animal body, and you will have you sculpture.

Practive is a key, and eventually you could go and do any pose for the animal you prefer, but for starters it would be good to duplicate the pose on the animal encyclopedia drawing, if the final result does not match the illustration, then something is wrong.

When painting the animal just let your talents go, i have seen some of your drawings and they are really good, so just think of the sculpture as paper.

Hopefully this helps you, i think that if you follow some of this notes, your skills will only improve, and with God given talent, the result will be there.


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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Wed Aug 11, 2010 8:13 am

Very very instructive and interresting reply Danny Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Wed Aug 11, 2010 8:17 am

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A very nice family Harriet Very Happy

You improve each time and I'm you will improve again and again. I remember your first birds... Looking at them, we can there is already a HKH touch, it's good to feel this Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Wed Aug 11, 2010 9:50 am

Thank you so much Danny for your very helpful reply, I will do that, it's sounds brilliant. If you could recommend some good encyclopedias, that would be great. At the moment I just use Wikipedia and pictures from Google Images. I have tried using a wire frame for my models, but the clay doesn't stick to it and it spins. The clay I use is called Mungyo sculpt dry, it's quite hard to get hold of in England. But I love working with it, it's very strong once dry and even when it's not dry, things like the legs don't fall off, they stick really well.
Yes, scale is a problem for me, I was going to do the Bongo in scale with my Okapis, but it turned out too big! I have to say, the bigger the model is the better, I love doing detail. But I have to spend more time and research like you said. I think with me, I get to excited about making and do it too quickly.

I would really love to sculpt as a living, it's something I enjoy doing.

You've really helped me already, I can see sculpting from a different view point now. I'm eager to try out what you have said. What animal should I try this out on first? I was thinking another Okapi, as they are my favourite, so I know them very well. Even though my sculptures of them look quite stylized, I know I could do better now.






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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Wed Aug 11, 2010 9:52 am

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Another great sculpt Harriet, and nicely painted.
It is like Christophe said, everybody seems to have a new bongo for 2010, only we haven't one yet...
We need to buy clay and paint Christophe! Shocked And what then??? affraid
Thank you Willy!! Glad you liked her.
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Wed Aug 11, 2010 9:53 am

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A very nice family Harriet Very Happy

You improve each time and I'm you will improve again and again. I remember your first birds... Looking at them, we can there is already a HKH touch, it's good to feel this Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Wed Aug 11, 2010 2:43 pm

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Harriet you are doing an excellent job, just keep at it.


A couple of sugestions if i might add, maybe they help you, i'm no animal scultor, as you probably know i have my figures made, but the artist that makes them has over 30 years making sculptures and figures. from small scales to large scales, i learned a lot from him in the last couple of years, so here are some points that might help.


For a starting point find an animal encyclopedia that has drawings of the animals as a whole, the older the encyclopedia the better, i could recomend some to you if you would like, usually the old prints had even more accurate reproductions, in Amazon you could find some real good ones of use for around 5 usd or less.

Get the Encyclopedia and cut out the actual animal figure you are making.

Research the animal stats as far as leght height of body, head, tail horns things like this, keep each mesurement of each body part separated, do not add them up or the formula will not work.

Then find the scale you are working on, the smaller the scale the easier the figure might be since less detail might be possible, but that is not the way to go with a realistic figure, so something like what Phil works on 1:22 might be a great fit.

I work exclusively with 1:12 scale, it is not only one of the easiest scales to convert and understand, but the level of detail possible is unreal. Ad the benefit that you could have something as small as a kingfisher and something as big as a giraffe, it would be very hard or nearly impossible to create realistic figures of certain species in 1:22 or a smaller scale, so think about that, and then decide what scale fits your needs better.

To me it was an easy choice, since i would never want to limit me getting any animal figure based on its scale, and 1:12 is not so massive that you will run out of room.


So once you have the scale figure out, convert each body part, the body, head, horns, tails etc to your scale, use a converting table for this, that you might use in the future. Once each correct measurement is taken, put it on paper, draw it first, the body part along for future comparison as you are making the sculture.

It might be difficult to get stats for certain parts of an animal, like an ear, or a something really small but yet essential, you will need to study the animal and figure certain things out, in my case i'm lucky since one of my best friends in the world is an Head of the mammal collection for one of the top zoos in Florida, a friend in a zoological park might work wonders in this area for anybody interested in making realistic animal figures.

So now you have the encyclopedia cut out in full color and showing the complete animal, the scale convertion of each body part and a scale drawing of each. For good measure you should also use pictures of the real animal since animals are like people and not all of them might have the same shape.

There is a scale formula for the weight of the animal that you can covert into the clay but that is something i have not fully understood yet from the grand master.

As you probably already know, start by building a wire skeleton, using your scale formula build a scale wire frame that will support the sculpture, this will help with smaller body parts like legs and others so they do not crack so easily.

"CLAY" your clay is one of your single most important components, so when making your scultures, get the best for the best results. All of the Kaiyodo etc Japanese animal figures just like Schleich have a prototype, a single master figure from where all others come, figures lose about 30 to 50 % of their quality and realism when mass produced i"m told.
The Japanese use Kato clay for their prototype models, it absorbs the paint a lot better, and especially the small details.

As you work on the sculpture make sure that all of the animal parts are in scale, you could allways add sharp and thing horns after the initial sculpture has been completed, pay close attention to all of the details and descriptions of the animal body, and you will have you sculpture.

Practive is a key, and eventually you could go and do any pose for the animal you prefer, but for starters it would be good to duplicate the pose on the animal encyclopedia drawing, if the final result does not match the illustration, then something is wrong.

When painting the animal just let your talents go, i have seen some of your drawings and they are really good, so just think of the sculpture as paper.

Hopefully this helps you, i think that if you follow some of this notes, your skills will only improve, and with God given talent, the result will be there.



Thank You Danny for this lesson, very much! i agree about drawing in scale-it's very helpful to keep the right proportions. I do it before sculpt every model too. Usually I'm unable to find info about ears length. But body length and high, tail length-these are usually easy to find.

By the way, one day I must try this 1:12 scale. I'm very curious how does it work cyclops
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Wed Aug 11, 2010 7:50 pm

Great lessons from Danny, who is experienced in this field, so very worthfull! Very Happy

Go on Harriet, you only can get better everytime! queen
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Thu Aug 12, 2010 4:21 am


I'm glad you can use some of this methods Harriet, i'm confident that with a little bit of practice, you will do great things.

The Okapi figure, sounds like a great idea to start, not only is a beautifull animal, but as a sculpture it is not the most complicated model to make, add to that you have already done models of it, so it will be a good start.

Not familiar with the clay you mentioned, but remember that the clay is your blood as a scultor, if you have excellent brushes, and quality paint, you should try to get the best available material for the model as well, Kato is the top of the food chain, but if you want to start out with something just as easy to work with and not as expensive polymer clay is a good choice.

The fact that you mention not being able to place the wire skeleton inside the clay, tells me right away, that this clay is not what you should be using, it will be night and day i promise, i think Ana is already doing the wire skeleton as well, maybe she can tell you what clay brand she is using. But for the best quality in each model it will be Kato.

Not only it will be easier for you to mold it into shape, this particular clay is designed to work well once the mold is finished and curated, so there will be no cracks, and anything you add to it will work well with it.

There are certain animals that require extra materials like old pieces of rug and things of this nature, that you can't really mold into shape with any type of clay. But that is something a little more technical that i should get back to you after you have some experience with the clay and feel confortable working with it.

As an example look at this two pictures the same animal species a kudu and a zebra both made by schleich, and two artist scultures, the material makes the difference, even the original clay schleich model would not stand a chance without the correct material.
Once you have the correct materials it comes down to your skills, and like Willy said, it will take some time and practice, but they will eventually fall into place and you would be able to create any animal you want, a collection beyond anything that any Mass production Toy Company could ever or would ever bring you.

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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Thu Aug 12, 2010 4:38 am




Hi Ana,

It is my pleasure to help any way i can, it is really not a lesson, since i'm not an amimal scultor myself, but i do have invested thousands of hours in this passion of mine that is a beautifull world in miniature, so i have taken a lot from the great people that honor me with their work.

I have allways told you Ana that you are a true gifted talent, to wake up one day the way you did and decide to do this is one thing, but to actually go and do it in a way that it seems like you have been at it for years is truly outstanding, and you have brought joy to Phil and many others in this forum, and that is the gift of talent.

I'm glad to know that you are already using the scale body parts drawing, and if there any other areas that i can provide any help with let me know. As far as the ears, teeth, claws and things of this nature it is real difficult to find everything you need, there are a limited amount of books outhere that make reference to all of this details.

I know that the artist i use has a collection of very old zoological boocks that describe in detail all of this characteristics, books with no pictures but lots of sketches and so on, i have seen them once, never been able to find them online, not even in private book clubs that usually will sell antiques like this at a very good price.
Each animal is a huge challenge, since we can not settle for anything else than true perfection, so i consult a very good friend of mine, that works with the mammals collection in Miami Metrozoo, any stats you ever need that you can't find just drop me a line.

And last about the 1:12 scale is really simple Ana, it is to me, one of the easiest scales to understand, it is also called the scale of 1, since 1 inch equals 1 foot,
the average human figure would be 5 inches to 6 inches, everything else you would use the same formula.

Something like a gazelle with their thin legs would be very difficult to make in proportion in 1:22 scale, the detail would be hard as well, but in 1:12 you will hardly ever run into that problem, i have from little detailed dart poison frogs to very large mammals like Giraffes and so on and in perfect scale to eachother, the really small animals would be impossible to create in really small scales and that would be a huge limitation.
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Thu Aug 12, 2010 8:31 am

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And last about the 1:12 scale is really simple Ana, it is to me, one of the easiest scales to understand, it is also called the scale of 1, since 1 inch equals 1 foot, the average human figure would be 5 inches to 6 inches, everything else you would use the same formula.

1:12 is not so easy to understand in the metric system, maybe that's why some use the 1:10 scale ?
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Thu Aug 12, 2010 9:07 am

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Oh these models almost make me cry, they are so beautiful!Very Happy Thank You Danny for showing these MASTERPIECES

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I know that the artist i use has a collection of very old zoological boocks that describe in detail all of this characteristics, books with no pictures but lots of sketches and so on, i have seen them once, never been able to find them online, not even in private book clubs that usually will sell antiques like this at a very good price.
Each animal is a huge challenge, since we can not settle for anything else than true perfection, so i consult a very good friend of mine, that works with the mammals collection in Miami Metrozoo, any stats you ever need that you can't find just drop me a line.

This is very very kind from your side Danny! Thank You very much sunny Be sure I will ask many things Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Thu Aug 12, 2010 9:09 am

Who made the zebra and kudu?
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Thu Aug 12, 2010 9:21 am



""1:12 is not so easy to understand in the metric system, maybe that's why some use the 1:10 scale ? "



Kiki 1:10 is actually a very large scale, it is used by the military industry when creating prototypes of future war vehicles, like tanks etc. I stand by 1:12 being a lot simpler, don't think of it as 1:12 think of it as the scale of 1, how can you go wrong with that?

1 foot in real life = 1 inch in the 1:12 scale. (scale of 1)

It is a very nice middle area, big enough for all the detail to be included, but not so large that you have to move your family out to make way for your items, i could never have worked with 1:10 i get dissy just to think about it, there is buildings that i have had custom made that are so large and massive, that i have had to ship them in over 20 sections, and place all of the architectural components myself, once this sections are assembled, (when the diorama is finished) it would be impossible for both of us to move some of the buildings, that is how large and massive they are, now imagine 1:10 affraid
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Thu Aug 12, 2010 9:25 am




""Oh these models almost make me cry, they are so beautiful!Very Happy Thank You Danny for showing these MASTERPIECES""

No need to cry dear Ana, you are well on your way there, this figures are created after a lifetime of work, you are creating your own masterpieces in less than two years right? now that is incredible, i imagine 10 years from now where your skills will be at, sky is the limit.


""Who made the zebra and kudu?""

No company produced them, they unique works of art.
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Thu Aug 12, 2010 9:28 am

I knew this,just asked if they were random photos from the internet or your figurines?
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Thu Aug 12, 2010 10:11 am

Looking at that stunning Zebra and Kudu, perfect models, they make mine look like cartoons.
I would love to try other clays and the one you mentioned too, but I can only afford clay like the one I'm using now.
So, do you think it's impossible to get to a realistic level with the clay I'm useing now then?


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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Thu Aug 12, 2010 11:06 am



I would not say such a thing, i think great results could still be acomplished, and on the positive side, if you create scultures using a clay that presents challenges to you, imagine what you would be able to do once you get the clay that is perfect for the job.

I'm really not familiar with the clay you use, but the biggest thing i notice, aside from the problem using the wire skeleton, is how the colors are taking in by it, but i'm sure that you could still make great sculptures with the tools you have harriet, you really have come a long way, the talent is there, that is for sure.
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Thu Aug 12, 2010 11:41 am

@Berlinzoo954 wrote:

I stand by 1:12 being a lot simpler, don't think of it as 1:12 think of it as the scale of 1, how can you go wrong with that?
1 foot in real life = 1 inch in the 1:12 scale. (scale of 1)

Idea Of course ! cheers

So 1 foot is scratch 33cm and 1 inch is scratch 2,54cm Very Happy

So at 1:12 33cm is equal to 2,54cm scratch scratch scratch Easy !

So a 1m80 human will be ... scratch scratch scratch scratch (180/33)x2,54 = 13,85 cm What a Face jocolor geek bom drunken

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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Thu Aug 12, 2010 12:29 pm



Well now that you put it like that, it does seem a little difficult to understand, i leave it at feet eguals inches and go from there.

The landscape artist for the zoo, was shocked when i told him that i wanted the trees to be in perfect 1:12 scale, since most dioramas cheat scale, people do not realise how big trees are, and especially in 1:12 i had never seen fully mature trees in 1:12 scale, so i now have a forest somewhere in storage, with trees over 4 feet tall.
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Thu Aug 12, 2010 1:05 pm

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Well now that you put it like that, it does seem a little difficult to understand, i leave it at feet eguals inches and go from there.

The landscape artist for the zoo, was shocked when i told him that i wanted the trees to be in perfect 1:12 scale, since most dioramas cheat scale, people do not realise how big trees are, and especially in 1:12 i had never seen fully mature trees in 1:12 scale, so i now have a forest somewhere in storage, with trees over 4 feet tall.
Danny the trees must be incredible in 1:12 scale. Did you have an Oak tree made? My favourite of all trees. It is true people forget how big trees are, they are massive, that's why I never bought the Schleich trees as they are way too small.
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Thu Aug 12, 2010 1:52 pm

I bought the Schleich tress because they were not intended for the animals!They are in perfect scale with my dinosaurs!
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The Schleich oak tree is perfect with the little replicasaurus boy!
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Thu Aug 12, 2010 6:02 pm

Beautiful zebra and kudu Danny. They are definately Masterpieces. They have such amazing details. Thanks for showing us these beauties.
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Thu Aug 12, 2010 6:10 pm

Thank you from me too Danny, for showing these pics of the kudu and zebra, they look absolutely stunning and real.
The only thing that is missing, is that they are not breathing and alive! Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Thu Aug 12, 2010 11:38 pm




"Danny the trees must be incredible in 1:12 scale. Did you have an Oak tree made? My favourite of all trees. It is true people forget how big trees are, they are massive, that's why I never bought the Schleich trees as they are way too small."

Hi Harriet,

Yes the trees are massive, and if i would not tell, a person would never know that they are not real trees, inside they are all artistic silver wire sculptures, but on the outside they have layers of skin, hundreds of branches, thousands of leaves, everything a real tree has. Yes i do have Oaks, i will get some really good pictures for you when i can, i think i must have around 20 oaks, since they are a great species for the zoo grounds, magestic trees.

I have many many other species as well that are incredible, sadly not all will fit in the zoo diorama, my goal is that if i can include at least 50 of the large 1:12 scale giants, then the landscape illusion will be a succes, there will be hundreds of other smaller species of trees/bushes/palm trees and grasses all around the diorama grounds.
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Thu Aug 12, 2010 11:47 pm


I have posted this pics before in the other forum, but it will give you a good idea of what i mean, this two are of a Fig tree it was one of the first Prototypes in 1:12 scale, i took it to a 1:12 show, and every single person (some with over 30 years in the industry) said it was their first time in their lifes they had seen a tree replica in exactly 1:12 scale, especially with that much detail, ever since that, Goliath (that's what i name him) has been joined by a lot of true 1:12 scale trees, and a few more to come, some even bigger, and mind you most trees are reproduced are the minimun height that they would grow in 1:12 scale since the maximun height would be impossible to have a zoo then.[img][You must be registered and logged in to see this image.][/img]

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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Fri Aug 13, 2010 7:54 am

Wow drunken Fantastic ! You have beautiful dreams Danny... Beautiful Cool
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Fri Aug 13, 2010 10:05 am

The Fig tree is magnificent, absolutely beautiful. I'm really looking forward to seeing the oak tree then, they must be spectacular! Your Zoo is really going to be stunning, with these trees and the beautiful custom animals, like the Bongos I saw, It's going to be a knock out I think Laughing
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Sat Aug 14, 2010 12:55 pm

I knew this fantastic tree already of course, as i saw it before on the other forum.
Yes, our friend Danny does no half work, and some of the new members here will be shocked in a positive way, to see what this man is achieving with his fantastic zoo! Shocked cheers king
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Sun Aug 15, 2010 9:22 pm


THank you WIlly, you have allways showed me great support, and i will try my best to show something really special, really soon, each of this items is very special in its own, since the artist did them with a lot of love, but i believe that the final effect of having all of this items in one diorama will be the real test.
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Sun Aug 15, 2010 9:41 pm

You are very welcome Danny!
And not forgot, these items you had made are unique in the world, there is only one of each of them! king
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PostSubject: Re: BONGO sculpt   Sun Aug 15, 2010 10:07 pm

Very beautiful tree Danny Very Happy I'm really waiting to see items You mentioned too Cool
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