Looks Like More Pumpkins….. 0

    This year I told myself I was not creating anymore papier mache pumpkins…none, nadda, zip, zero.   As always my plans change during the course of the year…need to be flexible.   First off I will be teaching a papier mache workshop in late September, four sessions teaching the techniques required to make […]

Pumpkin Contest 21

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92 Days and 92 Degrees 0

    We are at the “92 days until Halloween” point in the year and for the last couple of weeks it has averaged 92 degrees at least here in Michigan.   This is the time of year where most DIY home haunters kick it into high gear attempting to scratch those items off the […]


Twelve 0

    Twelve creative pumpkin designs so far in the “Build Me A Pumpkin” contest…who will be number 13?   Visit www.torturedpumpkins.com for contest rules and entries.        

pumpkin contest update



Arsenic Asylum Miniature 0

New tutorial on building the Arsenic Asylum miniature and digitally compositing the indivisual elements.   Click here for the tutorial.




Boris Completed 0

  Finshed Boris The Bolter yesterday and soon he will be delivered to a local company for an industrial polycoat application.   The build took from February until mid-March and resulted in over 100 hours of work.   To see more photos and documentation of the process including links to some time lapse videos click […]


BORIS STANDS (8)

Boris Pre-paint 0

  The Boris troll is now completely built and waiting to be painted this coming weekend. The assembly proceeded according to plan and there were no real surprises other than the amount of time it took to complete the texturing process. The assembly started by attaching the body to the feet. Four 1”x3” pieces of […]