Thursday, December 22, 2011

Indian larry motorcycles

I just finished this up

I'll post some more of the completed bike when I get them,...

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Cervini's body kit on 2011 mustang

A couple pix of a 2011 mustang I put a Cervini's body kit on
Nice little project and my customer was great to deal with,.. she was stoked,.!!!

Thursday, December 8, 2011

David A Smith,..

I ran across this a while back and just watched it again for the 10th time,..
I wanted to share it.
Talk about craft,,..!!!

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Paul Cox Gallery opening

Paul Cox is having an opening at the fitzgerland gallery in Brooklyn NY Showcasing his crafted knives,..
if anyone is in the area,. I'm sure it will not disappoint,.
174 North 11th.street Brooklyn NY.

Friday, November 11, 2011

1969 camaro

a couple pix of a camaro I'm doing some sheet metal work on for a Friend,..

Thursday, November 10, 2011

after a long day

well it had been 7 days without power when I took this pic...a total of 10.
the storms damage was greater then first thought.
my wife and I sat down to relax for the night,..
life is pretty fuckin good,..
power just makes it a bit easier,.. not better.

Thursday, September 22, 2011

1948 Buick sled

This is just a quick vid. of a Buick sled I've been ironing out,.
I'll be posting some pix of what was needed to get it to this point and follow it up with pix of it finished.
from here the car will get block sanded again and urethane primer applied,.I will be edging out the hood,.deck,.and door jams in black and getting it back so that the motor and trans can be put be in,. I'll get it back and do a final block sand and then its on to a base clear Black paint job,.color sand and buff,.
The fit and finish on this with some fresh black skin should be nothing less then SEXY,....
check back in,.

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Friday, September 16, 2011

Indian larry update

 Almost finished,...
Trying to get things rapped up for the block party.
I may not be able to make it but hoping this will.

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Twisted choppers update 9/7/11

second set of candy panels finished and cleared .
now its off to do some leaf lettering,.a set of numbers and then top it off with some free form pinstriping.

Friday, August 26, 2011

ready for a wet sand and then the second round of panel work,.

Thursday, August 25, 2011

pic update on twisted choppers

The base panels masked out and shadowed with a little orange candy .
Applied a coat of clear to protect it,..and I'll be back after it tomorrow and show a little more.
I have another set of panels to mask out and spray ,.then its on to some lettering and the pinstripng.
talk tomorrow,.. Thanks.

Indian larry motorcycles update

A quick pic update on IL motorcycles bike,..palladium leaf flames down,.

Friday, August 12, 2011

update on twisted choppers

for those of you interested in the painting process,. I will be posting a step by step photo log of this job,..
   If this is your first look in,.. I posted a couple pix of this job earlier in the blog showing its first arrival,.after the body work was finished and in primer,.. and with the preliminary artwork/design work sketch on,.
 Here I have the base flake down ,. its now ready for a color sand and for me to get to laying out the panel design for the up coming candy's and fades,.

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Hate mail

Something stupid but wanted to share,..

     after years of hate raining down on my poor mail box from kids / people that have nothing better to do,. I finally decided to put up a new one,.not that I had much of a choice in the matter,. the old one wasn't doing a very good job holding my mail any longer,.. so I went down to the hardware store grabbed a black mail box,.and with the aid of some white one shot,. my pounce tool,. and some other assorted hand tools. my mail carrier is much happier,..and I got to do something fun for my self ,.as small as it was,..

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

twisted choppers preliminary sketch

A little update on some stuff going down for twisted choppers,.. body works all set and I put everything in a coat of poly prime,. block sanded and started my preliminary design drawing on the tank to get a feel for what I'm looking for and what my customer is up for / in to,..


  Flake,.candy panles,. maybe some leaf,.and fill in where needed with striping,..

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Frisco style

       This is a tank I'm working on ,. customer wanted it Frisco style,. so I moved the tunnel down so that it runs parallel to the frame and cut some panels to fill in and flatten out the tank he sent me,..
       I have to put a different filler neck in and then its on to bodywork ,.prime ,.and the works,. ( flake ,.candy,.leaf,.striping ) just how I like um,..