Making Monsters: Transworld 29.0 Pictures

The TransWorld trade show is creeping up and the Distortions team creates Hell's Rider (a Grim Reaper character with a motorcycle), plus they bring back the huge Black Widow for her second appearance.

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The Tiki Armature
The Tiki Armature

The Tiki Armature

Mike, Mando and Ed plan the armature for the tiki monster, as Dave captures the moment. 960 1280

  

Tiki Monster Mold

Tiki Monster Mold

Mando prepares the tiki monster mold. 960 1280

  

Clay Tiki Sculpture

Clay Tiki Sculpture

The tiki clay sculpture roughed in. 960 1280

  

Ed Gets the OK

Ed Gets the OK

Ed gets the OK to proceed with the tiki sculpture. 960 1280

  

Mike Wields the Armature

Mike Wields the Armature

Mike wields the tiki armature. 960 1280

  

Working on the Mold

Working on the Mold

Ed works on the details of the tiki mold. 960 1280

  

Shooting in Hawaii

Shooting in Hawaii

Ed, Marsha and Jordu try to blend in while shooting in Hawaii. 960 1280

  

Pointing Out the View

Pointing Out the View

Jordu pointing out the spectacular view in paradise aka Hawaii. 960 1280

  

Ed's Musical Stylings

Ed's Musical Stylings

Ed attempts to impress Jordu with his musical stylings. 960 1280

  

A Puppet Show in Hawaii

A Puppet Show in Hawaii

Ed, Marsha and Jordu watch a puppet show while in Hawaii. 960 1280

  

Enjoying the Hawaiian Culture

Enjoying the Hawaiian Culture

Ed, Marsha and Jordu enjoy the Hawaiian culture. 960 1280

  

Pouring Plaster

Pouring Plaster

Mando pours plaster onto the tiki mold. 960 1280

  

Watch Your Arm!

Watch Your Arm!

Ed, obviously overworked -- and about to get his arm bit off. 960 1280

  

The Crew Poses

The Crew Poses

The Distortions crew pose with the tiki mold after installing it. 960 1280

  

Photos

Finishing the Rub Out

Finishing the Rub Out

Ed finishes up the rub-out on the head for "Freak Show" so it is ready for painting. 960 1280

  

Freak Show Painted

Freak Show Painted

The final painted bust of "Freak Show" sits on display inside the Distortions warehouse. 960 1280

  

Mini Mean

Mini Mean

"Mini Mean" gets a bit of an attitude with a little help from a chainsaw in the Distortions booth at Transworld. 960 1280

  

The Girl in the Cage

The Girl in the Cage

The camera crew films Mando as he begins to plaster "The Girl in the Cage" body. 960 1280

  

Ape Frenzy

Ape Frenzy

Mikey's finished sculpt of the lab chimp for "Ape Frenzy." 960 1280

  

Painted Costume

Painted Costume

The painted costume mold for the "Ape Frenzy" shocktronic. 960 1280

  

Clown Head

Clown Head

Landon begins to rough out the clay sculpture of the cut-up clown head. 960 1280

  

Ankle Biter

Ankle Biter

This ankle-biter looks a little too old to learn any new tricks. 960 1280

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Newborn Baby Mask

Newborn Baby Mask

Landon's realistic giant newborn-baby-head mask sits on display in Greeley, CO. 960 1280

  

Screamin' Hot

Screamin' Hot

Sculptor Chris J'Tot adds some finishing touches to his "Screamin' Hot" sculpture. 960 1280

  

Blood Spitter

Blood Spitter

A close-up of “Blood Spitter” in the Distortions booth at Transworld. 960 1280

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Death Worm

Death Worm

Eric the intern helps Mikey add some clay to the "Death Worm" sculpture. 960 1280

  

Hard Labor

Hard Labor

The painted and wigged pregnant zombie mom is called "Hard Labor." 960 1280

  

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