Custom faceups, mods, and the like

DWC03 Girl Faceup

When I saw the DWC03 sculpt I thought it’d work great for a character of mine, so I decided to try my first Super Dollfie faceup. Now I wish I’d put more detail in the mouth, I may go back later and get it more in line with the usual SD style. It’s funny how…

Metallic print eyes

My latest eye experiment! These eyes are printed on metallic paper from Nations Photo Lab. They look great, especially the simple colorful designs like the red in center. I need to make the lens part slightly larger since the metallic paper isn’t flexible at all. The prints cost about $2 per 8×10 sheet which makes…

Ringo – custom DDH-09

Earlier this winter I acquired a DDH-09 head (they aren’t too pricey if you find the right auction) and now that the weather’s nicer I finally gave her a faceup. I think the 09 head looks similar to Volks idolm@ster girls, and that inspired me to give her a look similar to Ranko or Takane.…

Faceup Progress

The arrival of Sanjie interrupted my sewing plans, so I took a break to work on Anthy’s faceup. Also, over the winter I got an DDH-09 of my own, so I concepted and started painting her as well. Her faceup is modeled off Ranko Kanzaki who has a similar but less full mouth. Upside down…