Model Behavior: Painting Crazy Cupcakes!

Bill and Norm paint up these delicious castings from artist Alfred Paredes that were created for the most recent Monsterpalooza. These Crazy Cupcakes are Alfred’s latest in his rotten food series of sculpts, and we try our hand at giving them a realistic paint job. Not all goes as plan, though, and this project turns into a lesson of adaptation and rolling with our mistakes. Find the kits here!

One Day Builds

Adam Savage’s One Day Builds: Hellboy Samaritan Pr…

Adam has one final machining task to complete on his Hellboy…

Podcast - This Is Only a Test

NFT WTF – This is Only a Test 589 – 3/5/21

This week, we try to wrap our heads around the emerging NFT marketplace, how the technology works, where the demand is coming from, and what it means for the future of digital art sales. We also break down the new Nintendo Switch rumors and marvel at the footage of the SpaceX Starship SN10 landing. Plus, stick around after the credits for…

Making

Adam Savage Visits Animax’s Creature Paint Room!

One of our favorite places to visit in any effects shop is t…

One Day Builds

Adam Savage’s One Day Builds: Velociraptor Costume…

It's the final two days before Adam makes his drive to Anima…

Making

Adam Savage’s Favorite Tools: Reciprocating Air Sa…

Adam shares an essential tool he learned about while working…

Making

Adam Savage Takes Animax’s Foam Sphere Fabrication…

While visiting Animax Designs, Adam meets up with Animax's C…

One Day Builds

Adam Savage’s One Day Builds: Micrometer Gauge Box…

To aid in his machining projects, Adam recently picked up a …

Making

Adam Savage Visits Animax’s Sculpting Room!

Adam visits Animax Design's sculpting room, where he checks …

Show And Tell

Star Wars Ronin Mandalorian Figure Diorama Build!

We get an early look at Bandai's Ronin Mandalorian figure fr…

Podcast - This Is Only a Test

Best Bye’s to Fry’s – This is Only a Test 588 – 2/…

This week, we gush over the first images and audio to come from NASA's Perserverance rover after its successful landing on Mars! Jeremy is also beaming with pride over his first video game development credit in Blizzard's new Arcade Collection. With the highs also come the lows as we say goodbye to Cinefex, Daft Punk, and the computer sto…