Aug 27 2012

Astacius – Retiarius

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Here are some pictures of the Kaustic Plastic gladiator Astacius. Now he’s waiting for a secutor.


Aug 20 2012

Venatio

As usual the day starts with the venatio.

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Aug 17 2012

Summa Rudis

Here’s the finished set and some pictures of the first referee, called the summa rudis.

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And a little movie quote.

Some gladiator fights will follow….


Aug 14 2012

Final Paint

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After the painting.

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Adding some details. I found the roof tiles in Naples. The eagle was the head of a pennant.

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The senators.

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The crowd.

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The vestal virgins.


Aug 12 2012

The Walls

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The walls are made from laminate underlay as well.

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The rounded top is simply a pipe insulation.

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More marble works on the staircase.

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The lion gate (Modur). The walls got some stone texture.


Aug 9 2012

Marble Works

The marble works are done with a self-adhesive marble foil.

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Aug 7 2012

Making of the Amphitheatrum

On the 9th of June I started to work on an arena background for Memento Mori. Here’s the makink of…

For the base construction I used. Styrofoam.

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The senator entry is a piece of Modur.

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For the seats I used laminate underlay.

The next steps will follow tomorrow.