Making Monsters: You Bug Me Pictures

Distortions must create a giant, spitting centipede for one of the top haunted houses in America -- Netherworld in Atlanta. Elsewhere, Ed invites Jordu to a monster sculpt-off.

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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

  

Laffing Hal
Laffing Hal

Laffing Hal

A close up of "Laffing Hal" with his top hat and beard installed. 960 1280

  

Alien Death

Alien Death

Jordu pays attention to detail while sculpting "Alien Death." 960 1280

  

Freak Show

Freak Show

The finished clay sculpture of the clown shocktronic named "Freak Show" is ready for plastering. 960 1280

  

Round-Table Discussion

Round-Table Discussion

The Distortions crew finalizes their plans for one of their biggest builds yet. 960 1280

  

The Rock Band KISS

The Rock Band KISS

The faces of the legendary rock band KISS are finished and awaiting their body art. 960 1280

  

Cut Up

Cut Up

Landon begins to rough out the clay sculpture of the "Cut Up" clown head. 960 1280

  

Zombie Invasion

Zombie Invasion

While setting up their booth at the Transworld convention, Ed and Marsha are on the verge of a zombie invasion. 960 1280

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Ape Frenzy

Ape Frenzy

The crew films the actor inside the chimp shocktronic called "Ape Frenzy." 960 1280

  

Adobe Podium Zombie Arm

Adobe Podium Zombie Arm

Mando works on a mold for the enormous Adobe Podium zombie arm. 960 1280

  

Staked Through the Heart

Staked Through the Heart

A zombie is staked through the heart as part of Distortions’ collection of illusion props. 960 1280

  

Ed Paints Gate Keeper
Ed Paints Gate Keeper

Ed Paints Gate Keeper

Ed paints the face of "Gate Keeper." 960 1280

  

Gate Keeper Head Mold

Gate Keeper Head Mold

The whole crew stands around the head mold of Gate Keeper. 960 1280

  

Clay Mold of Stu

Clay Mold of Stu

Jordu works on the clay body mold of "Stu." 960 1280

  

Gate Keeper's Head

Gate Keeper's Head

A close-up shot of the Gate Keeper's hand. 960 1280

  

Styrofoam Gate Keeper

Styrofoam Gate Keeper

A close-up shot of the coating process on the styrofoam face of Gate Keeper. 960 1280

  

Gate Keeper's Eyes

Gate Keeper's Eyes

Ed applies detail to Gate Keeper's eyes. 960 1280

  

Stu Designs

Stu Designs

The designs of "Stu" from O Studios. 960 1280

  

Gate Keeper Bust

Gate Keeper Bust

Kyle sits with the bust of Gate Keeper with his son looking on. 960 1280

  

Removing Clay

Removing Clay

Ed removes a bit of clay from the mouth of Gate Keeper. 960 1280

  

The Gate Keeper

The Gate Keeper

Mike looks at the base of Gate Keeper. 960 1280

  

Photos

Make My Monster Final Mask

Make My Monster Final Mask

The final alien mask for the "Make My Monster" contest sits on display inside the Distortions warehouse in Greeley, CO. 960 1280

  

Make My Monster Winner

Make My Monster Winner

Jarrod Bivens, winner of the season 1 "Make My Monster" contest, poses with his winning Distortions mask. 960 1280

  

Ed and Jarrod Bivens

Ed and Jarrod Bivens

Ed and Jarrod admire Jordu's paint job as he puts the finishing touches on the alien mask. 960 1280

  

Jarrod's Reaction

Jarrod's Reaction

The crew captures Jarrod's reaction to the final mask before he leaves Distortions. 960 1280

  

Patching the Body

Patching the Body

Ryan patches the body for the "Skin 'N' Bones" prop for Owen Trailers. 960 1280

  

Owen Trailers Props

Owen Trailers Props

The Owen Trailers props hang out waiting for Ed to come and paint them. 960 1280

  

First Round of Paint

First Round of Paint

The electric chair victim for Owen Trailers receives his first round of paint. 960 1280

  

After a Paint Session

After a Paint Session

"Skin 'N' Bones" relaxes after a paint session. 960 1280

  

Skin 'N' Bones

Skin 'N' Bones

"Skin 'N' Bones" hangs around while waiting to be shipped off to Owen Trailers in Riverside, CA. 960 1280

  

Clay Saw Blade

Clay Saw Blade

Ed puts the finishing touches on the clay saw-blade cutout. 960 1280

  

Installed at Netherworld Haunted House

Installed at Netherworld Haunted House

The final setup for the giant saw-blade prop is installed at the Netherworld Haunted House in Atlanta. 960 1280

  

Gothic Gargoyle

Gothic Gargoyle

Distortions' "Gothic Gargoyle" sits on display at Netherworld. 960 1280

  

Catching his Breath

Catching his Breath

“Psycho” catches his breath, awaiting another passerby at the Netherworld Haunted House. 960 1280

  

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