The vessel finally left Japan. 11 days from now my van should be in NewWestminster. Apologies to everyone who follows me for the woodwork, not much on that front lately....#vanlife #jdmlife #delica #mitsubishi #jdm
Ok, back on track. Reinforced the interior, then brought out the heavy guns - fiberglass reinforced bondo. First coat of chartreuse on - back to where I should have been this morning.
I have sanded the first layer, the low spots (dark) become very evident. The paper mache mixture shrinks quite a bit, so it takes a couple of layers to get it nice and smooth. Next up, I will spray it with primer before applying the next layer. This ke
Here's the state of my shop at the moment (and my mind....)
I'm nearly finished Chip, and I just finished the framework for Mrs Pots. This framework will support the paper mache during construction, and ultimately be torn out to keep the overall weight of the costume down. That is why it is so crudely constructe