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,..


base down

The product of yesterdays work,.
   base paint ,.pearl and clear is down,.letting it set for a day to cure,.then it gets color sanded and the start of the artwork,..leafing ,. and striping...

Monday, July 11, 2011

paint day for indian larry motorcycles new build

     All sanded and ready to go,.. today is the start of the paint work on Indian Larry motorcycles new build, it gets a coat of sealer,. three coats base black ,.a coat of white pearl ,..and clear,.this will be the base for the up and coming artwork,..striping and leaf work,..